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Chalice Lighters supports UU congregations throughout the MidAmerica Region

Chalice Lighters are individuals who commit to donating a specific amount of money three times a year to support a worthwhile congregational project. Congregations submit a grant application for projects that cannot be funded through their operating budget or capital campaigns. The project must be in one of the following categories: 1. Enlarging or improving … Continued

2018 Community Garden Plots

The Community Garden committee is inviting applications for the garden plots located north of the church. The plots are the same as previous years: 8 feet by 8 feet, approximately. The expectations for growers are: 1. The crops are to be grown organically. 2. There is a $10 fee associated with each plot to reimburse … Continued

OTOC Spring Fun(d)raiser

Join OTOC supporters at Kaneko Art Center, 1111 Jones in the Old Market, on Saturday, March 24th, for entertainment, appetizers, and desserts.  The popular silent auction returns with even more treasures to bid on.  You can also visit the interactive visual light and sound exhibit that features 3D rainbows and a virtual Stonehenge: thekaneko.org/categories/exhibitions See Jim, … Continued

2018 – 2019 Stewardship Pledge Drive

The annual Pledge Drive is beginning. Join us for the free Kickoff Dinner to be held at the church on March 3rd. Bring your completed pledge forms to the dinner and qualify for one of three cash prizes. Pledge increases over 2017 will be matched by a generous donor, with increases of 25% or more matched … Continued

EnqUUiring Minds Class Explores Unitarian Universalism

The Membership Committee is sponsoring the EnqUUiring Minds class once again for this spring! Yes, if you would like to know more about Unitarian Universalism, your very own spiritual journey and the Second Unitarian Church of Omaha — please join Cyndi Simpson and the Committee for three sessions in March. EnqUUiring Minds will be held … Continued

Save the Date – OTOC Spring FUNdraiser March 24th

Join Omaha Together One Community (OTOC) supporters at Kaneko Art Center, 1111 Jones in the Old Market, on Saturday, March 24th, for entertainment, appetizers, and desserts. The popular silent auction returns with even more treasures to bid on. You can also visit the interactive visual light and sound exhibit that features 3D rainbows and a virtual Stonehenge. See Jim, Cheri, or Vicki P. for $25 advance tickets. Tickets at door: $30

Chalice Lighters Ignite Dreams

It’s time to heed the Chalice Lighters’ 2018 Winter Call. The Chalice Lighters program supports worthwhile projects of UU congregations throughout the MidAmerica Region which want to actively increase their membership.

February Share the Plate – Habitat for Humanity of Omaha

For the month of February, we will be donating to Habitat for Humanity of Omaha. Founded in 1984, Habitat for Humanity of Omaha is a grassroots organization that builds and renovates houses, forges community partnerships and breaks down barriers to home ownership.

Imbolc service

Please join Reverend Cyndi Simpson and the Caring Committee on Thursday, February 1st at 7 p.m. for an Imbolc worship service. Imbolc is one of the eight main Pagan Holy Days and begins at sunset on January 31st and ends at sunset on February 1st. It was taken into the European Christian liturgical calendar as … Continued

Women’s March – This SATURDAY!

  One year into this Administration, here is a good opportunity to show Washington DC and the world that we are still resisting! It will probably not be super cold on Saturday, which is great. I urge everyone who marched last year and those who did not to make your resistance and defiance public at this … Continued