UCN News

Posted 1 month 1 week ago | News Story

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement following today's U.S. Supreme Court decision on marriage equality:    

"Today the U.S. Supreme Court stood on the side of love with its 5 to 4 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges establishing federal recognition of same-sex marriage. I applaud the court's ruling as a major step in recognizing full civil rights for LGBTQ people. The ruling is cause for celebration.

Posted 1 month 1 week ago | News Story

Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) President Rev. Peter Morales and Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) President and CEO Bill Schulz have issued this joint statement in response to the Papal Encyclical on Climate Change: 

Posted 1 month 1 week ago | News Story

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association, issued this statement following the news of the shooting in a church in Charleston, SC:

"News of last night's shootings at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Charleston, SC, fills me with a profound sadness. My heart goes out to the families and friends of the victims and to the entire Emanuel Church community.

Posted 2 months 6 days ago

The Social Justice Committee of Unitarian Church North and the Ozaukee branch of the NAACP are co-sponsoring a forum entitled “Chapter 220 – An Integration Opportunity which is to be Denied” on Thursday, June 4, at 6:30 p.m. The forum is free and open to the public and will be held at Unitarian Church North, 13800 N. Port Washington Rd., Mequon. 

Posted 2 months 4 weeks ago

Leadership Board/President’s Report

Submitted by Jeanne Durnford, President

 

Posted 2 months 4 weeks ago

Below are a synopsis of proposed By-Laws changes and the By-Laws with the proposed changes.

By-Laws revisions

 

Big Changes:

 

Leadership Board

Currently                                                                     Suggested

9 Trustees                                                                   9 Trustees

President (or Co-)                                                      

Posted 5 months 2 weeks ago

Unitarian Church North is hosting a free presentation on Sun., March 8, at 3 p.m. by Alex Borowicz, a marine biologist, lecturer, and expedition guide in the Antarctic Peninsula. In a presentation titled “Journey to the Bottom of the Earth,” Borowicz will talk about the massive ecological changes in the Antarctic and their links to our own lives.  The presentation, free and open to the public, is hosted by Unitarian Church North, 13800 N. Port Washington Rd., Mequon. The presentation is from 3-4:30 p.m. with time for audience questions/discussion. Childcare is available.

Posted 9 months 12 hours ago

Leadership Board Meeting

June 18, 2015

At the Home of Leigh and Scott Hofteizer

 

Present:  Ed Ahrenhoerster, Jennifer Barton, Jeanne Durnford, Ruth Duenk, Jenny Elsner-Miller, Rosa Gomez, Leigh Hoftiezer, Janet Jensen, Stephanie Loehr, Mark Ludwig (?), Brian Monroe, Paul Gasser, Karen Ringlien, Gerry Schmitz, Chuck Winter

Posted 10 months 1 week ago

Unitarian Church North, 13800 N. Port Washington Rd., is offering tours of its building and grounds on Saturday, October 18, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Many passersby on Port Washington Road and I-43 are familiar with the unique octagonal barn – from a distance. The community is invited to explore the building and the eight-acre grounds, which include a pond, walking paths, bridges, fire pit, gazebo, and children’s play area. 

Posted 11 months 1 week ago

A discussion on this subject will be held at the Sunday Morning Forum on Sept. 28.


What Would Krishna Do? Or Shiva? Or Vishnu?

By GARY GUTTING

 

The Stone is a forum for contemporary philosophers and other thinkers on issues both timely and timeless.