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How You Can Support the Earth THIS WEEK!

45 Days of Action: Tell Secretary Zinke to Stop the Attack on Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Submit your official comments on Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments Ogden City Council honored the interfaith effort in coalition with Latino groups to encourage the city to pass a resolution supporting and protecting our immigrants.  Thanks to Bev Dalley, … Continued

Welcome to UUCO’s New Director of Religious Exploration!

Starly Jazz is excited to be joining the team as the church’s new Director of Religious Exploration. She has been working with all ages for many years with the hope of educating others. She has a Bachelors of Science in Microbiology, an Associate of Science in Biology, and a Certificate in Biotechnology. As an inquisitive, … Continued

May Sharing for Change – Black Lives of UU!

The UU White Supremacy Teach-In on April 30th deepened our understanding of the culture of white supremacy and how it affects not just our country, but our faith tradition. We learned, some of us for the first time, that our responsibility to dismantling a system of pain and oppression, begins within our own Unitarian Universalist walls … Continued

UUCO Annual Meeting Recap

Time and again, I am humbled by what it means to be part of this community, especially last Sunday at our Annual Congregational Meeting. Seeing so many people participate in this important meeting and listening to you all was an experience I won’t soon forget. Our democratic process is real and it feels, in this … Continued

Odgen City Council Meeting Supporting Immigrant Safety

Sometimes ministers work for social justice behind the scenes in the wider community. Such has been the case for Reverend Shelley in the past few weeks.  As stories about deportations increased in the wake of the new administration in Washington, she decided to check with Luis Lopez, one of our Ogden City Council Members.  Luis and … Continued

UUCO Potluck Video This Week!

May’s Pot Luck Video will be at the home of Dan and Mary Arnow at 6:00 PM, this Friday, May 12th. Please come and bring a pot luck dish to share.  They will be serving Chicken Enchiladas (with a vegetarian option) and their homemade guaca-salsa.  The movie will be “The Great Debaters.” Please email Dan dan_arnow@msn.com … Continued

Annual Congregational Meeting This Sunday!

Mark your calendars for this important meeting: Annual Congregational Meeting, May 7th, 12:00pm – the Board will lead our annual meeting, where we will review our developmental ministry progress, vote on the budget, and tend to other church business The agenda for the Annual Congregational Meeting will be sent out – look for it in your email. … Continued

Four Easy Ways to Support the Earth RIGHT NOW!

Tuesday, May 2  6 pm  Ogden Solar Workshop, Pleasant Valley Library Comment on EPA’s Public Comment website to re-evaluate regulations    Write Sen. Orrin Hatch and Interior Sec. Zinke to support national monuments threatened by the new executive order   Write to Gov. Herbert for supporting Tier 3 fuel that will improve air quality

We are in need of Building Stewards!

What is a Building Steward, you ask? Easy peasy answer here: they are the UUCO representative that stays with our renters for the duration of the event. We have new renters coming in at a pretty exciting pace. Ogden Threshold Singers meet in our space, Indivisible Ogden meets here, Ogden Pride Planning Committee meets here, … Continued

UUCO Raises $378.54 for UUSC!

On April 16th, UUCO collected $337.16 to support the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) through the sharing for change program.  During our earlier Guest at Your Table fundraising effort we collected $41.38 for a combined total of $378.54 for UUSC.  UUSC advances human rights, fosters social justice and works toward a world free from oppression. In this … Continued