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Announcements From Pastor Jack

TUESDAY MEDITATION 11:45am, or a little earlier for instruction.

BROWN BAG LUNCH-TIME 12:15pm -1:00pm

 

UUSP WEDNESDAY RELIGIOUS STUDIES July 18 (10am or 7pm, your choice), discussing Chapter 5 & 6 of A Chosen Faith: An Introduction to Unitarian Universalism by Church and Buehrens.  Copies available in the UUSP library for borrow or purchase ($10).  Quotes for discussion available at meeting and by email.   Pastor Jack

 

POSSIBLE NEW PROGRAMS IN THE FALL  (Your feedback requested):

(1) Wednesday morning meditation.  Which starting times would you prefer: 6:00am, 6:30am, 7:00am, 7:30am?

(2) Thursday Citizens Café:  To discuss your social concern of the day over lunch (brown bag) or coffee (provided) – with pens, paper, envelopes provided along with officials’ addresses.  Is this an idea worth implementing?

Tell Pastor Jack for Fall Planning (In person; Feedback sheets on piano; Email jfdonovan@bellsouth.net)

 

UUs HELPING UUs:   Need help or know a UUSPer who might?  Please notify Sue Price,  UUSP Care Committee chair: sueprice63@gmail.com; 727-290-9910 – or Pastor Jack

Posted on July 13, 2018, at 9:45pm

Voter Education Program: Amendments to the FL Constitution

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Sanctuary

Amendments to the FL Constitution which include those from the Constitutional Review Committee as well as citizen groups such as the Restoration of Felon Rights. This will be the fourth in a series of educational programs to prepare us to knowledgeably vote in the general election in November. We are asking the League of Women Voters to share their presentation and FACT sheets with us.

Each event in the series will have a similar format:

  •     Provide fact based information via film, presentation, panel, fact sheets, etc.
  •     Facilitated Q & A 
  •     Questions for candidates, and fact sheets 
  •     Action steps

and will be 60 to 90 minutes in duration. 

Contact: Karen Coale
Posted on July 13, 2018, at 1:32pm

Voter Education Program: Gun Safety

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Gun Safety will be the third in a series of education programs to prepare us to knowledgeably vote in the primary on August 28th and the general election in November. 

Each event in the series will have a similar format:

  •     Provide fact based information via film, presentation, panel, fact sheets, etc.
  •     Facilitated Q & A 
  •     Questions for candidates, and fact sheets 
  •     Action steps

and will be 60 to 90 minutes in duration. 

Contact: Karen Coale
Posted on July 13, 2018, at 1:23pm

Voter Education Program: Restorative Justice Practices

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Sanctuary

Restorative Justice Practices which is one of the FAST priorities, will be the second in a series of education programs to prepare us to knowledgeably vote in the primary on August 28th and the general election in November. 

Each event in the series will have a similar format:

  •     Provide fact based information via film, presentation, panel, fact sheets, etc.
  •     Facilitated Q & A 
  •     Questions for candidates, and fact sheets 
  •     Action steps

and will be 60 to 90 minutes in duration. 

Contacts: Karen Day, Karen Coale
Posted on July 13, 2018, at 1:18pm

Voter Education Program: Money in Politics

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Sanctuary

Money in Politics will be the first in a series of education programs to prepare us to knowledgeably vote in the primary on August 28th and the general election in November. 

Each event in the series will have a similar format:

  •     Provide fact based information via film, presentation, panel, fact sheets, etc.
  •     Facilitated Q & A 
  •     Questions for candidates, and fact sheets 
  •     Action steps

and will be 60 to 90 minutes in duration. 

 

 

Posted on July 13, 2018, at 1:13pm

Jane and Kent Fanning's Group

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Conway Middle Room
Posted on July 12, 2018, at 6:14pm

Worship Service Online Enhancements

The Worship Committee as been working to making the Sunday experience accessible beyond attending the Service. Please visit UUSP's website, click the Spirituality tab, click Worship Services and Sermons. Scroll down the services and you will see "Sermons and Readings." For audio recordings, click on a Sunday Service and look for the sound icon   audio

For screen shots of examples, click the link:  Worship Service Online Enhancements

 

You may not find every sermon recorded but we are building the collection.

Group: Worship
Posted on July 12, 2018, at 3:10pm

UU's Helping People Donation

UU's Helping People, as part of their support to local providers of services to people experiencing homelessness, is contributing $200 to Family Resources LGBTQ+ Homeless Youth Project.  Jeri Huempfner-Gatz led our UUSP volunteers at the Gay Pride Festival in inviting passersby to fill a poster with affirming messages for these youth.

 

Please add your signature and message during coffee hour. 

 

Thank you!

Posted on July 12, 2018, at 3:06pm

Food Pantry Volunteers Needed!


Lots of Shifts avaialble each week to help our neighbors in need in our Brand New client-choice food pantry!

TELL YOUR FRIENDS!!

Come to the New Volunteer Orientation:

Wednesday, July 18

10am - 11am

St. Petersburg Free Clinic:  863 3rd Ave South

Additional orientation sessions: 10am - 11am on the first and third Wednesday of each month

or 

Call/Email Debbie Sokolov, Direct of Development at (727-821-1200 x110) or debbie.sokolov@stpetersburgfreeclinic.org to get involved!

Go to stpetersburgfreeclinic.org/volunteer to learn more.

Contact: Sue Price
Posted on July 5, 2018, at 11:41am

Sunday Morning Women's Book Study

Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 9:15am
Location: Conway North Room

Group will meet in Conway North until further notice.

Posted on June 26, 2018, at 7:54am

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