This Week in Religious Education

What is happening for children, youth, and families at OUUC

This Sunday:

Our Director of Religious Education, Sara Lewis, will be out of town this Sunday. Our Staff Teacher, Anisa Bentlemsani, and a team of volunteers will be coordinating programs.


We will explore the theme of Resilience and our own UU African American History this week.


9:15

  • Nursery Care
  • Spirit Play for All Ages with the story "Dr Collymore Plants Flowers", about a Unitarian African American facing racial discrimination and planting flowers where a cross had been burned on his lawn.


11:00

  • Nursery Care
  • Spirit Play for All Ages with the story "Dr Collymore Plants Flowers", about a Unitarian African American facing racial discrimination and planting flowers where a cross had been burned on his lawn.
  • Labyrinth Learning for 1st-5th grade, learning about Joseph Jorden, early pioneering black Universalist minister.
  • Middle School Group is watching the Twilight Zone episode "A Quality of Mercy"



12:30

  • Coming of Age (pre-registration required)
  • Childcare


12:45

  • 4th-5th grade Our Whole Lives (pre-registration required)
  • OWL Parent Support Group
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March 6th Open Mic for All

The Teen Faith in Action Leadership Council invites you to save the date for our splendorous 2020 Vision Party on March 6th at 7pm right here at OUUC. It’s an open mic fundraiser with a suggested donation that goes to countering food insecurity and homelessness. Bring board games and baked goodies as you see fit. There will be plenty of things to do for all ages. Bring your fabulous talent, or your enjoyment of watching others do so. We look forward to having you there!

February's Theme is Resilience

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This month the theme is “Resilience”.


Resilience is interesting, because it is defined as both strength and flexibility, the ability to withstand pressure and the quality of bouncing back to integrity and wholeness after a pressure or deformation.


Resilience is also a major focus of parenting and education these days! For kids, it's all about growth mindset, learning from failure, and being able to ask for help. Read more here.

Time to Register Now if You Have Not Already!

Our new year of classes begin this Sunday! It's going to be a great year, and one way to make it even better … knowing who will be coming!


Please register now for classes:


Children's Registration


Youth Registration

Join our OUUC Families Facebook Group!

We have a closed FB group: OUUC Families

Yours in Faith,

Sara Lewis, credentialed religious educator, master level

Director of Lifespan Religious Education


Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 10am-2pm

Available by appointment: Saturday through Thursday

Sabbath Day (when I will not check email or respond to calls): Friday


olydre@gmail.com or dre@ouuc.org

360-786-6383 x. 102