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Environmental Ministry: Standing Rock and the Dakota Access Pipeline

06 September 2016
Standing Rock and the Dakota Access Pipeline -Submitted by Joan M. Gregory, Co-Coordinator, Environmental Ministry The Sierra Club issued this alert: A dangerous fracked oil pipeline has been approved by the federal government -- but it isn't over yet. The controversial Dakota Access pipeline would carry over 450,000 barrels of…

Sign Up for Small Group Ministry

02 September 2016
From October to May, groups of 12-14 people will meet once a month for a discussion inspired by one of Tom’s sermons. Whether you were in a group last year or want to join for the first time, please register below. It is quick and easy. Questions? E-mail Sandi Greene…

Sermon Video: "Summer School"

02 September 2016
A sermon given by Rev. Tom Goldsmith on August 28, 2016  

Activities Fair September 18th

29 August 2016
Our annual Activities Fair will be held on Sunday, September 18th after both services. The Activities Fair is a great opportunity to learn about the various groups, programs, and committees of the church. Attention church groups: tables will be set up outside and will be available on a first come,…

Rev. Tom and David Owens are back this Sunday!

26 August 2016
Thank you to Rev. Harold Straughn for organizing another successful and thought provoking Summer Forum series! Rev. Tom Goldsmith and David Owens are back this Sunday (August 28th) for one service only at 10 am. There will also be one service only on Sunday, September 4th at 10 am. We…

Announcements and Congregational Briefs

25 August 2016
As of 8/25/2016   Refugee Resettlement  Now that the long, hot summer is in the rearview mirror and Tom is back in the pulpit, we can shift our focus to the horizon.  The Refugee Resettlement Committee (RRC) needs to re-stock its inventory of gently used furniture.  Last year, the RRC…

Sign Up for Small Group Ministry

25 August 2016
From October to May, groups of 12-14 people will meet once a month for a discussion inspired by one of Tom’s sermons. Whether you were in a group last year or want to join for the first time, please register below. It is quick and easy. Questions? E-mail Sandi Greene…

Summer Forum Video: "Critical Thinking and the New Progressivism"

22 August 2016
A summer forum presentation given by Rev. Harold Straughn  

Social Justice News

22 August 2016
Social Justice: Update from UUJME—Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East AIPAC (American Israeli Political Action Committee) is spending money to influence American elections so there is a permanent tilt toward Israel. More information is becoming public that Israel is destroying Palestinian homes with Caterpillar bull dozers and invading…

Religious Education News

22 August 2016
Welcome Back from your RE Director! Welcome to another year at First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City. Fall is just around the corner and change is in the air. Our Ingathering Sunday September 11th at 11am marks the official start of our Religious Education program. On this date we…

Torch Article: Environmental Ministry

22 August 2016
Environmental Ministry News (8/29/2016) Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Change: Toward Right Relationship with America’s Native Peoples Workshop Thursday, September 8, 2016, 12:30-2:30PM Location: University Guest House, 110 Fort Douglas Blvd, Salt Lake City, UT Facilitators: Crete Brown, PhD , LCSW, Director, Heartland Wellness Center and the WholeHealth Cooperative, Pocatello,…

Torch Article: In the Life

22 August 2016
In The Life… I spent the last eight days in a Yoga Teacher Training and let me tell you...it’s a lot harder than it looks! Though I’ve been a yoga practitioner for going on seven years now and have trained as an assistant, getting up in front of a room…

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