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Adult RE Schedule 2017-2018

October – June Spirituality and Thought Book Club: every other month on a Thursday October Tuesdays Religions of the Middle East: 7pm October 19, 2017 Diwali (Racine Hindu Temple): 4pm Ocboter 28, 2017 Bahai Temple Visit: 9am-3:30pm November Tuesdays Religions … Continue reading

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Family Camp Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, 2017

The yearly Fall Family Camp at Camp Edwards in East Troy will be September. September 29 – October 1. The cost for adults is $115 and children are free. This includes 6 meals, lodging and activities. Space is limited so … Continue reading

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175th Anniversary Dinner Reservation Form

The October 7, 2017 Dinner and Talent-No-Talent Show is the beginning of our year of celebration. Dinner will be held at First Presbyterian Church 716 College Ave, Racine, WI 53403 at 6:00 p.m. The Talent-No-Talent Show (with dessert, wine and … Continue reading

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Parson to Person May 2017

“How Strict Are the Rules?” A number of you have asked me how strict the rules will be for my involvement with OBUUC members and friends when I retire from my ministry with you at the end of December. Well, … Continue reading

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175th Anniversary Kick-Off!

We will kick off our 175th Year Anniversary at the Annual Picnic on June 11th, 2017 at Cliffside Park. One of the projects for the year is to create a OBUUC quilt that, when finished, will be displayed in church. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Sundays in June 2017

Sunday, June 4, 2017 “Do We Need Advertising?” It’s everywhere, and most of us say we hate it. But would we want to be without it? (And could we?) Tony Larsen preaching. Since this is a first Sunday, we will … Continue reading

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Upcoming Sundays in May 2017

Sunday, May 7, 2017 Youth Sunday Service: “White Privilege” Our church’s high-school teens are creating a service based on Racism and White Supremacy. This service is partly in response to the recent hiring controversy in the UUA, which resulted in … Continue reading

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Upcoming Sundays in February 2017

Sunday, February 5, 2017 “But You Won’t Hear Many Jokes” A sermon on political correctness. During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump seemed to make being “politically incorrect” a badge of honor. Social and religious progressives sometimes appear to make it … Continue reading

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Parson to Person January 2017

“When the Gift Is in the Eye of the Beholder” When I was in college I had a friend who made “poster” art – that is, pictures with inspirational sayings inked over a multi-colored background that he designed with strips … Continue reading

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Parson to Person December 2016

“13 Reasons for Hope” A number of you asked for a list of the “13 Reasons for Hope” that I mentioned on Sunday, November 20th. The whole sermon would be too lengthy to include in this space, or course; but … Continue reading

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