Author: Prairie UU Church

Letter from Pastor AJ Blackwood

My Dearest Beloved Prairie UU Community,

I am deeply humbled to serve you as your minister and thank you for welcoming me into your spiritual home and lives. I look forward to the relationships we will endeavor upon building in the coming months and years. As … read more.

UUMA Apology Letter for Sexual Misconduct

Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association Apologizes for Failures to Take Appropriate Action on Sexual Misconduct

The national professional association for Unitarian Universalist ministers has issued a letter of apology for failing to always act and/or respond appropriately throughout its history in cases of sexual misconduct involving clergy.

The … read more.

Accepting One Another

April Theme: 3rd Principal, Accepting One Another

Blessed are the poor in spirit,
for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are they who mourn,
for they shall be comforted.
Blessed are the meek,
for they shall inherit the earth.

Gospel … read more.

Inherent Worth and Dignity

 

Our First Principle:  We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association, covenant to affirm and promote: The inherent worth and dignity of every person.

 

I have the audacity to believe that peoples everywhere can have
 three meals a day for their bodies, education and culture for … read more.

Prairie’s Diverse Democratic Community

November 2018

November 2018 Theme:
The Democratic Process

Our 5th Principle:  The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large.

Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
From … read more.

Welcome Linda Kulinski

Dear Prairie members and friends,

Valerie Senger, who has been with us since July, has stepped down as our administrative assistant, effective Oct. 31.  Our personnel committee went back to another candidate in our initial round of interviews, and we are pleased to report that Linda … read more.

The Interdependent Web


October 2018 Theme: The Interdependent Web

We did not weave the web of life; we are merely a strand in it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
Attributed to Chief Noah Sealth, Duwamish and Squamish, North Americ

Separateness Is An … read more.