UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION OF MIAMI!

1/6/11

Weekly Update
This Issue:

This Sunday
On Sunday, January 16th, Reverend Drew Johsnton will be bringing a message called: “The Arc of Justice” Our ancestor, Theodore Parker, wrote, "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice." In our era we sometimes see signs of increased justice, and other moments feel the sting of great injustice.  How might we bend the arc more?

InterfaithOUT! Film Series: Reclaiming Our Faith
David Traupman- Board President
Sunday, January 30, 2011, 2 pmDouble Feature   FISH OUT OF WATER (2009, USA, Ky Dickens, 60 min, DVD) Dissecting the seven Bible verses used to condemn homosexuality and justify marriage discrimination this documentary explodes conventional arguments of hate to expose how the Bible is often misinterpreted and misquoted.   ALL GOD’S CHILDREN (1996, USA, Dr. Dee Mosbacher, Frances Reid and Dr. Sylvia Rhue, 26 min, DVD) The voices of African-American politicians, religious leaders, scholars, family members, and activists vividly speak to the stigmatization and alienation of lesbians and gay men, as they call for spiritual reconciliation, equal rights, and social justice for all.

- This Sunday - InterfaithOUT! - Choir News -Flowers -Music -UUA News -8 Day Schedule -A Look Ahead

The Wolfsonian–FIU Auditorium1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach FREE ADMISSION to film and reception. RSVP required: Lydia Lopez at 305.535.2644 or lydia@thewolf.fiu.edu   Dr. Elsie Miranda, Department of Theology and Philosophy, Barry University, will moderate a post-film discussion. Co-Presented by SAVE Dade and The Wolfsonian, Sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of MiamiHerrschaft Lecture and Cultural Fund.

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UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION OF MIAMI!

1/6/11

CHOIR NEWS

available. Click on this link to view. http://www.uua.org/ Dr. Tim Buchholz, Music leaders/announcements/ Director, is interested in your feedback in all areas of music in congregationalmonthly/ index.shtm our congregation, including   FLOWERS outreach, planning, service NEWSLETTER music, choir, children's choir. Iris Massey has offered to Please stay after service on The Deadline for Newsletter arrange flowers for those who January 16th if you’d like to be a Submissions is tomorrow, would like to donate flowers to January 15th. Late submissions the weekend services yet do not part of the discussion. will not be published. Please have the time to. Please UUA NEWS send to contact her for more info: uucongmia@bellsouth.net 305-661-8482 The UUA January Congregational Bulletin is now Rehearsal resume this week in the Emerson Room at 7:30pm.

MUSIC

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday 13 7pm- Choir Practice, ER

Friday 14 NE

Saturday 15 10am- Property Work Party

16 9:30am- Spiritual Reality, ER 11am- Service, S 12:45pm- Worship Committee, R6 1:15pm- Grief Support, ER

17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day NE Office Closed

18 6:30pmBuddhist Reflections, ER

19 12pm- Lunch Bunch, ER

20 7pm- CHoir Practice, ER

Legend: ER = Emerson Room S = Sanctuary R= Room NE= No Events

A LOOK AHEAD
-Congregational

Meeting: Sunday 1/23/11, 1pm-2:30pm in the Sanctuary. Be sure to mark your calendar to join our appreciative interview leaders and Reverend Drew after service. Results from our everymember interviews will be presented and we will discuss how the values and information shared will inform our updated mission and lay the groundwork for a congregational covenant. Nursery and child care will be provided.

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