A trend which has gained traction over the past few years on social media is the “four gift rule”. Parents pledge to give their offspring just four presents: Something they want, something they need, something to wear and something to read. Now that my kids … read more.
“When Help Is Not Helpful”
As UUs we are a people of compassion. We see need and our first impulse is to reach out and help. We are good that way. It’s what drives our commitment to social justice. Much of that work is done through … read more.
November 9th 5:00-7:30 pm
Come watch the Holiday Parade outside the church annex or from the warmth inside the annex! Bring a snack to share. Juice and hot chocolate will be provided. Friends welcome!
The Annex is located at 419 -6th Street, Racine 53403
Order one of our t-shirts online at Threadless and have it delivered directly to your home. Olympia Brown UU Church does receive profit from each sale. If you have an idea for a UU or OBUUC related design, contact Leann (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This is not just for children! It’s a potluck EVERYONE is invited to! There will be games and the middle and high School teens create a Haunted House in the church sanctuary. We may even do some Halloween Caroling! Costumes encouraged!
The children will be Trick or Treating for UNICEF during coffee hour. Please bring your change and help fill their UNICEF boxes! Bake Sale: help us raise money for children around the world by donating baked goods to the bake sale. A table will be … read more.
We are in need of someone who can take over advertising, collecting and tallying orders, submitting the order and then pick up the order in Milwaukee, sort and bag the items for delivery to members/friends. If you like doing this kind of thing and have … read more.
Howard Zinn wrote that “to be hopeful in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also of compassion, sacrifice, courage, kindness.” _Zinn, The Optimism of Uncertainty, (2004). What gives us the … read more.
If you can use any of the following durable medical equipment, please contact Shirley Reynolds at 635-0701 to arrange a loan: crutches, walkers, canes, IV stand, folding wheelchair, bedside commode, portable male urinal bottle with a lid.
And if you have any medical equipment sitting around … read more.