Do Your Minding, Not your Mending!

Saturday March 21, 2-4 p.m.  “Do Your Minding, Not your Mending!”

Join Rev. Marti in the parsonage (the living quarters of your two  transition ministers) for a Women’s History Month tea time and  thoughtful conversation about things that matter for female-identified  people. In the spirit of Margaret Fuller, 19th century writer and  activist for social justice. RSVP:bridgeminister@uucj.org.

Soul Matters Small Groups

The Transition theme for the month of March is trust. Rev. Roberta will be conducting Soul Matters small group sessions on Thursday, March 5 at 7:00 p.m. and Friday, March 6 at 10:30 a.m. in the Anthony Room. In order to participate, you are asked to experiment with one of the spiritual exercises that can be found via the link below or in the Sunday bulletin. Come to the session prepared to talk about your experience.

LunaCon January 24-26

BBUUC has invited our youth to LunaCON on January 24-26. Beginning Friday 9pm with Opening Circle at midnight and ending 9am on Sunday with an open invitation to attend services at 10:30am. This CON will have a Social Action aspect: For every can of food an individual donates we will take $1 off the CON fee, up to 5 cans. The CON fee is $25. CON forms coming soon.

New Walenthorpe Schedule

Our new schedule for Walenthorpe (Youth Group) will be as follows:

12:15pm-1:15pm

  • 1st Sunday – Meeting in Emerson
  • 2nd Sunday – Meeting in Emerson
  • 3rd Sunday – Hosting Social Hall and Family Time
  • 4th Sunday – Meeting in Emerson

Welcome Jess Hunt!

Welcome DRE Jess Hunt as she begins leading the RE programs this Sunday.
  • Tadpole Cove (0 to PreK): 9:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
  • Water Village (K-5th): 11:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Walenthorpe (6th-12th): 12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m.

Zen Class Starting September 14

The Adult Religious Education Committee (AREC) of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Jacksonville (UUCJ), in collaboration with UUCJ’s, Jacksonville Soto Zen Meditation Group (JSZMG), is offering a six-week introductory Zen class from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m., starting Saturday, September 14, through Saturday, October 19, 2019 in the Anthony Room. This is the same class that is taught at UNF in their OLLI program.

The class is limited to no more than 20 participants and is open to Church members and JSZMG members at no cost; and to the public for a nominal $30.00 registration fee, payable by check or cash at the first class session.

The class is taught by Bill Mayhew, Ungan Sensei, an ordained student of Elliston Roshi, Abbot of the Silent Thunder of Soto Zen.

To register for this class please click here and complete the registration form.