CUC Vision Statement Contest

The Canadian Unitarian Council (CUC) is seeking to promote and celebrate our new vision statement. It’s a beautiful and inspiring five part statement which is preceded by our our seven principles and six sources. As Canadian Unitarian Universalists, we aspire to be: Deeply Connected: We strive to foster healthy relationships amongst and within UU communities,…

UFP again a strong sponsor of ReFrame Films 2017

January 27-29, 2017 Don’t miss Peterborough’s own social justice film festival, which carries us across many borders. Diving into our oceans. Traversing the North. Exposing the arms trade. Defying gender norms. This festival will capture your imagination and light up your winter. This year, the Unitarian Fellowship is sponsoring four films that make particular connections…

February Book Club: A Beautiful Question by Frank Wilczek

This is the non-fiction book club selection for February, We will be meeting at the home of Gillian Trowbridge, 24 Cricket Place., February 9th and 23rd.  All are welcome to join in these thoughtful discussions. Artists as well as scientists throughout human history have pondered this “beautiful question.” With Nobel laureate Frank Wilczek as your guide, embark on…

Membership Committee Announces New Name

After years of being called The Membership Committee, the committee members are changing its name to Connections Team.  We realize that the end goal for newcomers is not necessarily membership but building connections.  When people walk through our doors for the first time, they are not looking to become a member of anything but are…

WhaleCoast Alaska 2017

Have you ever dreamed of visiting Alaska? If so, WhaleCoast Alaska 2017 is for you!  Four Alaska UU fellowships invite you to experience our eco-cultural and spiritual program next summer.  See Alaska through the eyes of local UUs in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, and Sitka with friendly homestays and unique tour activities.  See wildlife, including moose,…

Warm Wishes from the Canadian Unitarian Council

I am a big fan of the winter holiday season. Of course, there are things I don’t like about it, the sometimes-overwhelming pressures and the endless barrage of advertisements. Yet, in spite of the flaws, the winter holidays are among my favourites. I often find myself responding with tenderness and with joy when I see…