OWL Facilitator Training at People’s Church April 12-14

Our Whole Lives (OWL) Sexuality Education Facilitator Training is scheduled from April 12-14 at People’s Church. This training is designed to prepare those who will teach elementary, middle and high school students OWL classes. We will offer concurrent training sessions for K/1st and 4-6th grades as well as 7-9th and 10-12th grades. OWL is […]

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Mindfulness Meditation Class

Where: People’s Church, Room 9 (in back of church) When: First Thursday of each month through May from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. It’s how we respond to the circumstances of our lives that determines the nature of our lives. Responding skillfully to unfavorable situations with curiosity and compassion can increase the quality […]

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Religious Education Notes

January RE Lessons This month’s RE lessons for K-7th graders include important topics that will  get them thinking about the relevance Bible stories may have in their lives today. In addition to meaningful discussion questions, there is so much value in our children being introduced to ideas about Jesus and Jonah from a UU perspective. […]

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KalamazUU Young Adult Con Jan. 18-20

All Unitarian Universalist young adults aged 18 through 35 are invited to the KalamazUU Con at People’s Church during MLK weekend, from 7 pm Jan. 18 through 9 am Jan. 20. Winter is here so let’s keep the fires going and come together. Planned are workshops, games, food, and fellowship. Please bring anything that […]

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Religious Education Notes

Simple Spiritual Practices for All Ages Since many people only participate in structured religious growth and learning activities about at hour or so a week at church, here are some resources to aid families in establishing some religious practices during the week. A few simple spiritual practices anyone can do at anytime include embracing wonder […]

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Religious Education Notes

Making Connections There are so many opportunities for religious growth and learning as well as deepening connections for all ages at church this fall. In RE classes our K-7th graders have learned about Adam and Eve, Noah, and Joseph. While we continue to explore Bible stories from a UU perspective, November brings opportunities to learn […]

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Religious Education Notes

October RE Update Our religious education program is kicking off with great enthusiasm and participation! It feels good to be gathered back together in sacred community. Our RE classes are going great with many interested and engaged children and youth.  While many UU adults carry wounds and baggage around Christianity, our kids are often eager […]

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Kindergarten-7th Grade Sleepover Nov. 2-3

All Kindergarten through 7th graders are invited to join us at church for a sleepover from 6 pm Friday Nov. 2 through 9 am Saturday, Nov. 3. This is a great opportunity for children to deepen their friendships with peers at church and to make People’s Church feel like their religious home. It’s an […]

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It’s time to register children and youth for Religious Education program

Religious education classes start this Sunday, September 16! We are very excited to see People’s children and youth again, and to start our new Jewish and Christian Heritage curriculum. Every year we ask all parents – both new to People’s Church and returning – to register their children and youth for our program. This […]

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Religious Education Notes

September Musings As summer winds down and the season heads toward fall, school is beginning and RE at church is beginning our new year. We are excited to gather together again for religious growth and learning for all ages in our church community. The Religious Education committee has had their annual retreat and is excited […]

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