News & Events
The Future Is Calling Us to Greatness: Coming Home to Reality with Rev. Michael Dowd
September 22, 2014 7pm - 8:45pm
FREE Program: "The Future Is Calling Us to Greatness: Coming Home to Reality", (alt title: "Evidential Inspiration and Climate Hope") with Rev. Michael Dowd: TONIGHT: Monday, September 22 from 7:00pm - 8:45pm at First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, 4001 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103. 734-665-6158. uuaa.org.
This program, geared for adults and teens, builds on Rev. Dowd's most recent TED talk, "Reality Reconciles Science and Religion," and also expands on material in his bestselling, bridge-building book, Thank God for Evolution: How the Marriage of Science and Religion Will Transform Your Life and Our World, which was endorsed by six Nobel laureates and other science luminaries, including noted skeptics and atheists, and by religious leaders across the spectrum: michaeldowd.org/endorsements/.
Folk Song Jam Along * Monday, September 22
Come to the 150th Birthday Party * September 28
On SEPTEMBER 28th we begin a year of celebrations of our 150th year. WEAR YOUR 150th T-SHIRT if you have one, or a black shirt if you don't.
There are special 150th kick-off services at 9:30 am and 11:30 am. Following each service there will be festive music, an All Congregation photo (the big selfie) and of course there will be birthday cake for all. You are invited!
NEW Name Tags
Everyone has a shiny new name tag in the name tag rack. The new tags show our 150th anniversary logo and slogan so everyone can be part of the celebrations. If you cannot find your name tag or yours has a mistake, please fill out a request form at the Welcome Table in the entryway.
Wednesday Morning Readers * September 24
Men's Retreat * September 26 - 28
Woman's Breakfast * Saturday, September 27
Come meet at 8:15am each fourth Saturday at the Classic Cup Cafe on Jackson Avenue. Questions? Contact Judy Slater at 734-679-3497.
Adult Spiritual Growth and Development - October 5
Khasi Hills - October 5th
2014 Klein Lecture * October 12
Human Rights Challenges of the 21st Century
Crop Walk * October 12
History Display Case
Something *new* for this year of celebrating our 150th anniversary, we now have a lighted display case in the Jackson Chapel featuring historical information. The current display is about the slavery era leading up to 1865, the year of our founding. Stop by the Jackson Chapel any time it is not in use to learn more about our history.
An Evening with Catie Curtis * November 1
This community concert is both a celebration and a continuation of UUAA's generosity to Americans United, which is dedicated to the preservation of the Constitution's religious liberty provisions. Catie produces concerts in support of Voices United for Separation of Church and State.
Commitment Sunday * November 2
Join UUAA members, friends and special guest Barry Lynn on Commitment Sunday, November 2. Please complete and bring the 2015 ABC Commitment form. Your fair share commitment is a catalyst to enhance our ministries and create the abundant future we envision for our UUAA, neighboring and world communities.