Category: News

Rev. Ken reports “fishy email” attack

For those of you who received a “fishy” email from me Wednesday, there has been an ongoing, nationwide phishing attack, including at a number of UU congregations. Please do not respond to anything from me that looks “fishy” without checking it out first. Emails from … read more.

Adult Education sessions to resume in September

Adult Religious Education sessions, originally scheduled after the second and fourth Sunday services are suspended for now. They will resume in September.  Plan to participate in “The Wi$dom Path: Money, Spirit, and Life.” We’ll explore, discuss and learn about spiritual lives supported rather than … read more.

Some hurt in the UU world from the “UU World.”

Some people say living in religious community is
easy.  You get to hang out with
like-minded people, so you never have to be confronted by someone who sees
things differently.

            But
others say living in religious community is hard, because even if you are
surrounded by people who mostly agree … read more.

Newcomers Orientation

Curious about Unitarian Universalism?  Want to learn more?  Want to find ways to “plug in” to the church community?  Then plan to attend a “Newcomers Orientation” on Sunday, January 27 after the service (11:30 — 1:00)  Engage in conversation with Rev. Jones and members … read more.

RE Teachers Welcome Children

Our RE teachers missed seeing the children over the holiday break-we are looking forward to classes on January 13th. Teacher Kathy will lead Children’s Chapel and help the grade school children fill their Toolbox of Faith. The preschoolers will do a Chalice Children matching activity … read more.

Backpacks for the Homeless

UUCY is once again collecting donations for backpacks for the homeless. Your gently used
blankets can help to save lives! Items can be dropped off at UUCY, then
Triumph Treatment will collect the donated items and assemble them into
backpacks, which will be distributed on … read more.

Book Club Update

Your Book Club facilitator, Susan Kaphammer, looks for titles that are available in paperback and available through Yakima Valley Libraries, often in hard copy and as e-books. Welcoming suggestions of both fiction and nonfiction, she tries to schedule a variety of topics, genres, themes and … read more.

Leadership Experience 2019

Have you recently taken on a leadership role in the congregation? Are you considering a leadership role but want to increase your experience, knowledge, or skills before doing so? Visit www.uua.org/nwr to learn more about and participate in Leadership Experience 2019. This is a hybrid in-person/on-line leadership … read more.

Housing our Ministry

The Committee on Shared Ministry invites you to a continental breakfast and conversation about our congregation’s future on Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 to 10:30 in Fellowship Hall. Committee members Church Forster, Emilee Solomon, Susan Kaphammer, and Rev. Ken Jones are leading the conversation. Bring … read more.