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Mindfulness Workshop: “Wheel of the Year – Beltane” 10:00 am
Mindfulness Workshop: “Wheel of the Year – Beltane”
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mindfulness Workshop: "Wheel of the Year - Beltane"
For this week’s mindfulness workshop, we will be adding to our Wheel of the Year and celebrating Beltane.  The Wheel of the Year is an ancient method whereby Northern agrarian societies marked the turning of[...]
Ethical Eating Group “Happy Hour” 3:00 pm
Ethical Eating Group “Happy Hour”
May 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ethical Eating Group "Happy Hour"
Last week’s “Happy Hour” has been rescheduled for this coming Saturday, May 1st from 3 to 5 PM at BUUF. The meeting will be held outdoors. Bring your own beverage, snacks and outdoor chair. We[...]
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Sunday Service with Special Guest Speaker Trenton Bowens 10:30 am
Sunday Service with Special Guest Speaker Trenton Bowens
May 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Sunday Service with Special Guest Speaker Trenton Bowens
This Sunday, May 2nd, we begin a new Theme of the Month, “Peace for All.” Our special guest speaker is activist Trenton Bowens of Neighbors Organizing Against Racism. Trenton is a voice from the trenches[...]
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Transportation Accessibility” 11:30 am
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Transportation Accessibility”
May 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: "Transportation Accessibility"
We will be meeting to start a new challenge for our town, Transportation Accessibility. How do people in your town get around? Find out more this Sunday!
Circle Talk 12:00 pm
Circle Talk
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
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Tree Planting in Remembrance of Bea 5:00 pm
Tree Planting in Remembrance of Bea @ Berrien Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Tree Planting in Remembrance of Bea @ Berrien Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
Marilyn Klawiter and Rev. Jim McConnell are planning an informal outdoor gathering to plant a tree at BUUF in memory of long-time member (and color designer) Bea Takeuchi. It will take place at 5 p.m.[...]
Racial Justice Discussion Group: “Our Side of the River…The Real Deal” 7:00 pm
Racial Justice Discussion Group: “Our Side of the River…The Real Deal”
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Racial Justice Discussion Group: "Our Side of the River...The Real Deal"
We will be reading and discussing the book Our Side of the River…The Real Deal written by the students of Benton Harbor Area Schools. This short book of poetry and essays is available on Amazon[...]
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Citizens Climate Lobby: Monthly Meeting 12:30 pm
Citizens Climate Lobby: Monthly Meeting @ Berrien Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
May 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Citizens Climate Lobby: Monthly Meeting @ Berrien Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
The 2nd Saturday of each month the Citizens Climate Lobby sponsors an educational presentation by a national speaker. Local chapters can dial into the presentation via Zoom, then follow it with a small group discussion.
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Sunday Service: “Indigenous People’s Day / Caring for our Mothers and Mother Earth” 10:30 am
Sunday Service: “Indigenous People’s Day / Caring for our Mothers and Mother Earth”
May 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Sunday Service: "Indigenous People's Day / Caring for our Mothers and Mother Earth"
This Sunday, May 9th is Mother’s Day. The focus of the service is “Indigenous People’s Day / Caring for our Mothers and Mother Earth.” Rev. McConnell will bring a message titled, “My Three Moms.” Additionally,[...]
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Transportation Accessibility” 11:30 am
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Transportation Accessibility”
May 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: "Transportation Accessibility"
On May 9th we will continue the Transportation Accessibility challenge. The Zoom link will be made available with the Sunday Service link. Transportation accessibility: Transportation is necessary to get to work, get groceries, go to[...]
Circle Talk 12:00 pm
Circle Talk
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
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Monthly Board Meeting 6:30 pm
Monthly Board Meeting @ Zoom
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Board of BUUF meets monthly on Zoom. Members and friends of BUUF are welcome to attend. Please contact Beth (president@berrienuu.org) or Joanne (office@berrienuu.org) for Zoom info in advance of meeting. Or if you just[...]
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Racial Justice Discussion Group: “Our Side of the River…The Real Deal” 7:00 pm
Racial Justice Discussion Group: “Our Side of the River…The Real Deal”
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Racial Justice Discussion Group: "Our Side of the River...The Real Deal"
We will be reading and discussing the book Our Side of the River…The Real Deal written by the students of Benton Harbor Area Schools. This short book of poetry and essays is available on Amazon[...]
Racial Justice Discussion Group: “Our Side of the River” 7:00 pm
Racial Justice Discussion Group: “Our Side of the River”
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Racial Justice Discussion Group: "Our Side of the River"
We will be reading and discussing the book, “Our Side of the River…The Real Deal” written by the students of Benton Harbor Area Schools. This short book of poetry and essays is available on Amazon[...]
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Citizens’ Climate Lobby: “Statewide Meeting with Senator Peters” 11:40 am
Citizens’ Climate Lobby: “Statewide Meeting with Senator Peters”
May 14 @ 11:40 am – 12:25 pm
Citizens' Climate Lobby: "Statewide Meeting with Senator Peters"
Senator Peters has generously agreed to a statewide meeting with CCL members!  This is an important opportunity to build CCL’s relationship with the Senator, learn more about his thoughts on effective climate policy, and let[...]
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Mindfulness Workshop: “Alexander Technique” 10:00 am
Mindfulness Workshop: “Alexander Technique”
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mindfulness Workshop: "Alexander Technique"
For this week’s mindfulness workshop, we are lucky to have guest leader Les Rorick teach us the Alexander Technique, which is a mindfulness technique where you focus on how you are moving rather than what[...]
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Sunday Service: “Growing a Green Sanctuary: Protecting Species, Protecting Habitat at BUUF” 10:30 am
Sunday Service: “Growing a Green Sanctuary: Protecting Species, Protecting Habitat at BUUF”
May 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Sunday Service: “Growing a Green Sanctuary: Protecting Species, Protecting Habitat at BUUF"
This Sunday, May 16th, is a very special Sunday. The Green Sanctuary Team will be presenting the service. Harvey Johnson will bring a message titled: “Growing a Green Sanctuary: Protecting Species, Protecting Habitat at BUUF.” Additionally, other[...]
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Food Insecurity” 11:30 am
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Food Insecurity”
May 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: "Food Insecurity"
We will be meeting after the service to start a new challenge for our town: Food Insecurity. How do people in your town get their food? Find out more this Sunday! The RE link will[...]
Circle Talk 12:00 pm
Circle Talk
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
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Mindfulness Workshop: “Hands: Past & Future” 10:00 am
Mindfulness Workshop: “Hands: Past & Future”
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mindfulness Workshop: "Hands: Past & Future"
For this week’s mindfulness workshop, we are lucky to have guest leader Lisa Quinlin lead us in a meditation and teach us an art therapy exercise called “Hands: Past & Future.”  You will need: craft[...]
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Sunday Service: “The Inspirational Life of Harvey Milk” 10:30 am
Sunday Service: “The Inspirational Life of Harvey Milk”
May 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Sunday Service: "The Inspirational Life of Harvey Milk"
This Sunday, May 23rd, we continue with our May theme of “Peace for All.” The focus for the service is a celebration of the inspirational life of politician and gay activist Harvey Milk. Lia McCoskey[...]
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Food Insecurity” 11:30 am
Builder’s Challenge for RE Kids: “Food Insecurity”
May 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Builder's Challenge for RE Kids: "Food Insecurity"
We will continue our challenge, Food Insecurity. Here are some things to think about: Food Insecurity: Many families in the U.S. are what’s called Food Insecure, meaning that they don’t have enough to eat. Our[...]
Circle Talk 12:00 pm
Circle Talk
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
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Sunday Service: “Working for Peace Means Working for Social Justice” 10:30 am
Sunday Service: “Working for Peace Means Working for Social Justice”
May 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Sunday Service: "Working for Peace Means Working for Social Justice"
This Sunday, May 30th, our worship service is focused on the correlation between social justice and peace. In his sermon titled, “Working for Peace Means Working for Social Justice,” Rev. Jim McConnell will examine the[...]
Circle Talk 12:00 pm
Circle Talk
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
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