DRE’s Blog

Why We Teach About the Bible in Children’s RE

This year the grade 4-5 class in religious education is studying the Jewish and Christian Bible using a UU curriculum called Bibleodeon. Some of you may be surprised at this topic, or even alarmed. Many of us who were raised in non-UU faiths avoid the Bible because of the rigid and dogmatic way it was … Continued

Children’s Religious Education Classes Start on Sept. 20

Our Children’s Religious Education program gets underway on Sunday, September 20. The curriculum for the 2015 – 2016 year is posted on our website at http://www.uucwc.org/children-youth/childrens-religious-education-curriculum/. And if you haven’t registered your child(ren) yet, please do so as soon as possible to help us with our planning and class preparation. If you have any questions, … Continued

Church Wide Racial Justice Project – Something for Everyone

UUCWC is offering a new program this year concerning racial inequality and racial justice that I am really excited about. The Church Wide Racial Justice Project was conceived in honor of UUCWC’s 100th anniversary, which occurs this April. Here is how the project works: Participants will have two monthly commitments between October and April. One … Continued

Our Coming of Age Trip to Boston

Thank you to everyone who supported our Coming of Age Youth for their trip to Boston. They are blessed to be part of this congregation. Below is a trip report from our journey. This would be a great trip for a group of adults to take, although I would advocate staying in a moderate hotel … Continued