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Meditation Group Update

For a couple of years now, things have been trending downward for the Meditation Group. We’ve tinkered from time to time with trying different nights and times to hold our meetings, but things just haven’t worked out. There were times when we had 10 or more attendees at our meetings, but lately it’s come to the point … Continued

Thanksgiving Dinner Nov 17th

It has been a long-standing tradition here at Second Unitarian to share a Thanksgiving meal the weekend before Thanksgiving Day. This year our Thanksgiving dinner will be on Saturday, November 17th at 6 p.m. Please bring a salad, vegetable, or dessert that can serve 10-12 people. Fellowship will provide turkey and beverages. This is a … Continued

Issue Cafes at Urban Abbey

November is OTOC month at Urban Abbey (1026 Jackson in the Old Market). Similar to our Share the Plate, Urban Abbey gives one-half of counter sales to a like-minded local nonprofit each month. Stop in at any time or attend an Issue Cafe sponsored by OTOC. Metered street parking or $2 in the city lot across the street. … Continued

World AIDS Day Service

This year’s World AIDS Day Service will be held on Saturday, December 1st at 7 p.m. at First Unitarian, 3114 Harney Street. This service is an opportunity for people who care about people with HIV/AIDS to lament, to witness and to gain energy for the struggle. We will sing, listen, light candles and pray!

Bring Bread for the November 18th Service

Dear Friends, This year, as we have for several years, I am asking everyone to bring a type of bread that represents your family or ethnic or cultural tradition to worship on November 18th. We will be having a bread communion during the service. You do not need to bring a whole loaf – just … Continued

This Year’s Giving Tree Recipients

It has once again been an excruciating year for refugees in our community and beyond. As such, our Religious Education Program will partner with Omaha’s own Refugee Empowerment Center located at 36th and Dodge for this year’s Giving Tree Project. We will gather gifts and resources for this non-profit and help them distribute the items … Continued

Memorial Service for Dodie Robison

As you have may have heard by now, Dodie Robison passed away on Saturday, Nov. 3rd, after battling an illness. A memorial service for Dodie will take place November 21st at 5:30 p.m. Dodie was a smart, feisty, caring and generous person and member of this congregation. She was funny, kind, and had small tolerance … Continued

November Share the Plate: No More Deaths

Every week Second Unitarian donates one half of our offering to a local non-profit organization. This month’s Share the Plate recipient is No More Deaths/No Más Muertes, a ministry of the UU Church of Tucson, AZ. NMD/NMM is an all-volunteer organization that provides humanitarian aid to migrants in the southern deserts of Arizona: water, food, … Continued

NUU WAY Kickoff Celebration Nov. 11

It promises to be an exciting (and brief) event! Sunday, Nov 11th – Noon (food will be served shortly after our Sunday Service) All are welcome!  We want to celebrate YOU!! There will be awesome food, fellowship and fun as we celebrate our progress made so far and lay out our next step in bringing … Continued