Adult Classes

Sacred Sound

October 8, 15 and 22 at 11:30am in Room 302 Immerse yourself in the soothing tones of the crystal singing bowls and the rich vibrations of “Bodhi” – the gong, for an experiential introduction to Sacred Sound. Sacred Sound: A Practice in Mindfulness will be offered for the first time this October. In this course, … Continued

Coming of Age for Adults

Sundays at 11:30am Room 301 November 5 – December 17* *no class on November 26    Coming of Age for Adults is a new series in the Faith Forward Advanced Path. This much anticipated series provides the opportunity to explore and express our faith and beliefs, no matter what age we are. Participants are encouraged to participate … Continued

Navigating Grief Fall Session

Healing from Loss. A healing experience through reflection and shared interaction.   A 6 Session Workshop facilitated by Jean Ann Powers, D. Scott Cooper, Nancy Bateman, Connie Anthony Tuesday Evenings 7:00pm – 8:45pm in Room 301 Oct 10, 17, 24, 31& Nov 7,14 The losses we suffer throughout our lives can be painful and are often accompanied by grief.  Navigating Grief … Continued

UU History – Fall 2017

Sundays at 10:00am in Room 301 September 10 – October 22 UU History 101 is a NEW 7-session introduction to concepts and people from our history. In this series, we approach history from the starting point of compelling stories and personalities. We will explore the questions those people faced, and make connections with our own lives and the … Continued

Our Whole Lives: Sexuality Education for Adults

Our Whole Lives (OWL) for Adults is a series of workshops providing an overview of human sexuality. Using values, communication skills and spirituality as starting points, this program explores sexuality issues for adults aged 30 & up. * *An offering especially for Young Adults 20-28 is being planned for Spring 2018.   Sunday Mornings 11:15am … Continued

UU Elevator Speech August 2017

Sundays at 10:00 in Room 301 August 13 – 27 Facilitated by Tracy McShan and Mike Stanton UU Elevator Speech is a 3-session introduction that helps us understand the commonalities we share as Unitarian Universalists, and how to better and more succinctly explain our faith. UU Elevator Speech guides participants through developing an short speech … Continued

UU Learning Community: Good Without God

What a Billion Nonreligious People Do Believe By Greg Epstein Sundays 10:00 am in Room 305 Author Greg Epstein, the Humanist chaplain at Harvard, offers a constructive world view for nonbelievers by getting to the heart of Humanism and its positive belief in tolerance, community, morality, and good without having to rely on the guidance … Continued

Trusting Ourselves: A Retreat for Women

Life brings change. How we respond to change depends on our inner resources. This retreat will focus on increasing our ability to trust ourselves; thoughts, feelings, intuitions and decisions, providing a chance to rest, reflect, re-energize, and center. The location is Springhill Retreat Center 3991 E. Renner Rd. Richardson, 75082. Fee: $200 double, $350 single. … Continued

A Short History of Myth

By Karen Armstrong Sundays 10:00 am in Room 305 The history of myth is the history of humanity, our stories and beliefs, our curiosity and attempts to understand the world, which link us to our ancestors and each other. Heralding a major series of retellings of international myths by authors from around the world, Armstrong’s … Continued

Quarterly Roots Class – Spring 2017

… a very brief introduction to Unitarian Universalist ideas and history. Recommended for inquirers, this one evening introduction to Unitarian Universalist history and practice is offered quarterly on weeknights. Anyone interested in learning more about our church and its roots are cordially invited to join us Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 7pm in Hallman room … Continued