Speaker: Rev. Ken Jones

State of the Congregation

In one on-again, off-again tradition — the UU kind! — our Minister reflects on where we are as a congregation and where we might be going.

Intersections of Justice

On this weekend in which our community sees both a Womxn’s March and the Martin Luther King Peace March, we explore how to live in the intersectionality of justice.

Winter Solstice Celebration

On this Winter Solstice day, we’ll have Coffee and Conversation at our regular morning time of 10:00 a.m. and then gather again at 5:00 p.m. for a celebration of the darkest time of year — complete with candles to illuminate the dark space. We’ll … read more.

The Forgiving Mirror

In this season in which many of us feel the burden of high expectations, our Minister will explore that form of forgiveness that is often most elusive: forgiving ourselves.

An “Artful” Cafe

This morning our Minister will read from the classic book for young people, “The Van Gogh Cafe” by Cynthia Rylant. All ages might appreciate the whimsy and humor, and the message about the magic of community and memory.

Justice and Mercy

Drawing from the book “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson, Rev. Jones explores how to hold up the latter in a system dominated by oppressive forms of “justice.”

What Would Moses Do?

This morning Rev. Jones will be joined by Rev. Paul Benz of the Washington Faith Action Network, a statewide interfaith network advocating for the common good. UUCY will also be hosting the FAN Fall Cluster Gathering later in the day from 2 to 4 … read more.

Those “Mucky” Words

Many of us have trouble hearing words evoking traditional religion. This morning Rev. Jones will acknowledge this and offer some new ways of interpreting old words with sometimes harmful meaning.