August. 2 – “By Their Groups Shall Ye Know Them.” Unitarian theologian James Luther Adams puts a spin on the biblical “By their fruits” passage, Illuminating how we find Identity within social movements. Rev. David Kraemer will lead.
August. 9 – “Roots and Stems.” Tri-State Gathering, Worthington, Minn. Rev. David Kraemer will lead worship for this gathering of Unitarian Universalists from South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa. Since the days of the pioneers we have been breaking new ground here on the prairie. Come celebrate our common bonds and our unique vision. Gather at 10:30 a.m., worship at 11 a.m., potluck at noon.
OR Extended circle discussion, led by Peter Holland, on “Belonging.” Here at All Souls, 10 a.m.
August. 16 – “Hello, My Name Is …” What it means to be a member of a church, and in particular, this church. What are the benefits and the expectations? Rev. David Kraemer will lead.
August. 23 – Cookie Monster Sunday. Children’s Religious Education begins again for the year. Homer Wilkins is our speaker.
August. 30 – Welcoming congregation for the LGBTQ community. Being welcoming means striving to create an inclusive environment for all people, and creating spaces that honor every part of our identities, backgrounds, andexperiences. Religious spaces have not always been welcoming places for all people, especially when it comes to gender and sexuality. J.L. Jackson will speak about what it means to be welcomed into a diverse community, why it is important, and what a radically inclusive community might look like
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