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BOOK CLUB: LIVING IN CATASTROPHIC TIMES

Open to all people, this club will have a Facebook group for discussion threads as well as a monthly meeting.
WHEN: First Thursdays, 8:30pm (Zoom live);
Facebook discussion threads continuous (Begins November 4th).

This club will run November through May, with Rev. Jenny facilitating and moderating … read more.

SACRED LANGUAGE & SACRED TRANSLATION

As Unitarian Universalists we are called to a free and responsible search for truth and meaning within the context of a theologically diverse and pluralistic faith community. Using the stories of our own lives, we will explore how we use sacred language to make meaning, … read more.

Water for Ingathering

Though the service on Sept 19 is fully online, everyone is invited to bring a small sample of water from their summer travels (or one that represents those travels symbolically) to pour into a common vessel.

Reverend Jenny Peek will be at the UU Meeting House … read more.

September and October Offertories

During September and October, the UU Fellowship is gathering offertories for the Idaho Food Bank. Our regional food bank distributes food to pantries across southeastern Idaho. Fellowship members also join together to work at the food bank every first Wednesday of the month, most recently … read more.

UU STATEMENT OF CONSCIENCE, (CONTINUED)

Over 4000 Unitarian Universalists attended the online General Assembly two months ago. Delegates voted to adopt the proposed SOC (Statement of Conscience), Undoing Systemic White Supremacy Culture in our institutions and in ourselves. Here is a portion from the SOC that speaks to the ‘how’ … read more.

August Food Bank

The next PUUF shift at the Idaho Food Bank is Wednesday, August 4, from 5 to 7 pm. Please contact Don Allen at alledone@gmail.com or 208-530-3605 if you would like to participate.

For our July shift we bagged about 1400 pounds of oats into 2-pound sacks. … read more.

MINISTER’S STUDY LEAVE, AUGUST 2021

Rev. Jenny’s annual study leave begins Monday, August 2, 2021. This is her time for planning curricula and programs, building the Fellowship calendar for September through May, and for some contemplative time of reading and writing. While she is away, we will not have Tuesday … read more.

FELLOWSHIP LIFE IN AUGUST, 2021

Sundays: Summer Salons continue for our 9:30am Sunday Gatherings. Salons are our answer to the relaxed pace of the warmer months, June through August. Instead of sermons, we share a reading and discussion. In this sense, Summer Salons are a blend of worship and RE … read more.

PUUF MEMBERS PARTICIPATE IN JUNETEENTH

PUUF was quite involved in Pocatello’s celebration of the first Federal Holiday of Juneteenth. Volunteers helped with food preparations and donations, ticket-taking and cleaning up. Many of our members attended the event. They enjoyed a variety of barbequed meats, potato salad, coleslaw, rolls, baked desserts … read more.

SUMMER SALON JULY 11 – HARMONY

The topic for Sunday Salon, on July 11th … is Harmony. Harmony with Nature, Harmony with the Divine, Harmony with Community, Harmony with Social Justice…. all have influenced Unitarian Universalists in our Principles, and they are all the tenets of major religions and our sources … read more.