November Book Club

November 4, 2017

Book Club will meet at 7:00pm, November 27, to discuss Scientific American: Not a Women’s Issue. September 2017 (magazine) with leader Sally Scott. Our December 18 selection is The Rosie Project  by Graeme Simsion (fiction). Leader: Barb Iverson. The December meeting will start at 6:30pm. Bring treats to share. In case of cancellation due to inclement weather, ...

Samhain Service Held on Oct. 29

November 3, 2017

A Samhain service was held at All Souls on Sunday, Oct. 29 to honor and remember those loved ones that are deceased. With Celtic roots, Samhain is a time to remember those who have passed on, celebrate the Summers end and prepare for Winter. As we do every year as the veil thins, members and friends brought ...

Nov. 5 Workshop: Building Community with Good Communication

November 3, 2017

Communication Covenants: Building Community with Good Communication A workshop for All Souls leaders, members, and friends Much of our life in community is shaped for better or worse by our habits of communication. We will tap into our shared wisdom to identify what helps and hinders good communication. Then we will test several “rules of thumb” for ...

Spanish Tapas Fundraiser

November 3, 2017

The All Souls Fundraising Committee is hosting a night of Spanish Tapas style appetizers with both non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverage pairings at the home of Shelby Wentworth on November 11th at 7:00pm. Tapas are Spain’s signature snacks, they are festive and delicious appetizers. The committee suggests a donation of $25 per person for this event and we ...

Financial Review 2016-17

November 3, 2017

An ad hoc committee recently completed a review of All Souls’ financial and bookkeeping procedures and processes for fiscal year 2016-17. Committee members were Tom Houle, Sanjiv Behl, and Eric Berg. The review included three meetings with All Souls’ treasurer, Susan Randall and inspection of financial records, files, and systems used. As a result, the committee ...

Childeren’s RE – November 2017

October 31, 2017

November 5. “What Is Worship?” Children will explore beauty and talk about what worship means. they will make and decorate clay chalices. November 12. For the next two Sundays children will explore the theme “It Takes a Village.” Children will see how so many people in our church work to make All Souls what it is. We will ...

What We Are Doing

October 12, 2017

During October one half of our weekly offering will go to the Sioux Falls School District Indian Education program. The money will be used toward providing Star Quilts at graduation for Native youth. Our donations will help to make sure that every Native graduate receives a ceremonial quilt.

Path to Membership Class

September 29, 2017

Visitors and friends of All Souls UU Church are cordially invited to attend a two hour session, Sunday, October 29, from 2-4pm.  Mark Sanderson, long-time All Souls member, will present and facilitate this session. Participants will begin by sharing our faith journeys – how did we end up here, now – a comfortable introduction to others. Mark will present ...

Care Team – Donate a Care Meal

September 29, 2017

Support the All Souls Care team – prepare and donate a Care Meal, a home-cooked creation– frozen and ready to give to a member/friend in need. –The following information and empty food containers are on the resource table in Eliza’s Kitchen— Here’s How : Take a container home or use your own, fill with nutritious home-cooked food (soup, goulash, stew, family favorite ...

Sunday Meditation Class

September 29, 2017

Come join us at 9:00 AM on Sundays downstairs for a 30 minute meditation class and practice. We will be discussing meditation, possibly doing some very light stretching to begin, and then practicing a guided or silent meditation for 15 minutes or more. Mike Huber and Amanda Johnson will be leading the class and meditation, ...