Essentials of Humanism Spring 2017 UUWorld

UU World Magazine Spring 2017, published by the Unitarian Universalist Association

While the terms atheist and Humanist are often used interchangeably, they are not, in fact, synonymous. A person can be an atheist without embracing any of the commitments of Humanism, and a person could maintain a position of indifference about the possible existence of supernatural beings and still live with […]

By |January 31st, 2018|Adult Religious Education|0 Comments

Do you have to be an activist to be a Unitarian-Universalist? UUWorld Winter 2017

Six leaders reflect on activism and religious identity in a racially and politically charged era.

TAKIYAH NUR AMIN, ROBIN BARTLETT, RANWA HAMMAMY, PAUL RASOR, MARILYN SEWELL, PAMELA WAT 

Unitarian Universalism’s public focus has shifted notably in the last three years, as UUs have engaged the Movement for Black Lives, the New Sanctuary Movement, and most recently the resistance movement that is challenging the […]

By |January 22nd, 2018|Social Action|0 Comments

Eastern Area Community Ministries- TJ’s Role

Eastern Area Community Ministries (EACM)

“Your Hand Helping Others”

Note: TJUC members and friends may be familiar with seeing “EACM” referred to in the church’s correspondence and in many of the church’s charitable service projects and supply collections. This article describes TJUC’s history with the organization, the important role that EACM plays in the community, and the […]

By |January 5th, 2018|Social Action|0 Comments

Social Action- Concerned Clergy for Reproductive Rights rally in Frankfort, KY

By |January 5th, 2018|Social Action|0 Comments

With Gratitude Comes Happiness- a note from Janet Taylor, TJ Membership Coordinator

With Gratitude Comes Happiness

Our society has placed much focus on attainment as a means for happiness. With this guiding philosophy, the outcome unfortunately is no matter what we have, we want more. There will never be satisfaction with what is.

A more positive mental state is gratitude. With gratitude, we know what we have is enough […]

By |January 5th, 2018|TJ Community|0 Comments

Sunday Mornings at 9:30- January 2018

Sunday Mornings at 9:30

 

Sunday morning adult exploration class schedule for November:

Sunday, January 7th current Issues topic

The adult class current Issues topic on January 7th will be the “federal environmental policy and regulatory changes during the first year of the current administration”.  What are their immediate and long-term impact on the environment and is there any […]

By |January 5th, 2018|Adult Religious Education|0 Comments

Our Whole Lives (OWL)

Our Whole Lives:

High School Sexuality Education Program

TJUC offers Our Whole Lives comprehensive sexuality education to guide people throughout the lifespan in learning about the life principles, and skills they need to express their sexuality in life-enhancing ways.

It puts sexuality into the context of values and personal responsibility, helping them manage social pressure and serve […]

By |January 5th, 2018|Lifespan Religious Education|0 Comments

ministER’S musings- January Message

January is named for the god, Janus – the god of, among other things, beginnings, endings, transitions, and doorways.  He is portrayed with two faces, not because he is duplicitous, but because he looks both forward and backward at the same time.  TJ, for longer than I have been here, has used this idea for […]

By |January 5th, 2018|ministER'S musings|0 Comments

Creations: Shared UU Values -JERRY OFFERMAN | UU World

Painting celebrates Arkansas congregation’s fiftieth anniversary with a depiction of its Unitarian Universalist values.

his painting is a depiction of our deepest values at the Unitarian Universalist Village Church in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas. It was created to commemorate our fiftieth anniversary and was unveiled following a special service on February 14, 2016.

We believe in a balanced and […]

By |January 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Roberta Marx Gallery: January 1-Feb 22nd Martha Puckett Pottery

Robert Marx Gallery Show!
January-February, 2018
Opening January 1 “Martha Puckett Pottery Exhibition” Puckett is a native Kentuckian, earning her undergraduate degree in Art Education from Murray State University. Later, she earned a Masters in Art/Ceramics from the University of Louisville and taught art in Jefferson County Schools for twenty years. Her pottery, often pit-fired, with natural […]

By |December 27th, 2017|Art and Gallery Showings|0 Comments