Our Unitarian Universalist Values in Action: Reflections on Pulse

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Sunday, July 21, 2019 — one service at 10 AM

Led by
Joe Donatone with Worship Associate Rev. Steven Protzman

Seminarian Joe Donatone will share
his reflections on the Pulse tragedy while examining how our Unitarian
Universalist values can guide us through even the darkest of moments. Remaining
liberal and religious in times of crisis can be challenging. Joe offers ways in
which our values can sustai…

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Sacred Generations

Sunday, July 14, 2019

One service at 10 AM led by Mike Hovancsek with Worship Associate Elaine Bowen.

On this morning we’ll focus on seeing hope in the world by looking at the children in it.

Summer services are offered on Sunday mornings at 10 AM with nursery care available during the service.

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Tarot as a Tool for Prayer

Sunday, July 7, 2019

One service at 10 AM led by Nicole Penny and Worship Associate Lori McGee

The
importance of prayer is discussed among many religions, but few help with how
to pray. Often reading tarot cards as a practice or having the service done
for a person is perceived as a way of looking towards the future. In this
service we’ll seek to explore prayer and how reading tarot cards can be a
means to connect to th…

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Kenge Kenge: Music is a Universal Language

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Led by Hal Walker, Mike Hovancsek and “Kenge Kenge”

There has been a major change in
our plan for this Sunday morning’s service.  A wonderful group of
musicians from Kenya are in town for the week and they are looking forward to
joining us and leading our Sunday morning service.Please
join Hal Walker, Mike Hovancsek and “Kenge Kenge” in a very special and unique
worship service this Sunday morning at 10:00 …

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Behind these Fences

Sunday, June 23, 2019 One service at 10 AM

Led by Christopher Dum and Worship Associate Rev. Christie Anderson

The United
States incarcerates more people than any country in the world.  Our criminal justice policies have created
and exacerbated deep divisions in human relations.  Because 90% of people
will eventually leave prison, it is important that we recognize the inherent
worth and dignity of every person re…

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The Real Gay Agenda

Sunday, June 16, 2019 One service at 10 AM

Led by
Rev. Steven Protzman with Worship Associate Lori McGee

Is there
such a thing as the gay agenda?  Do GLBTQ
people want “special rights”?  Is UUCK a
“gay church” as some people have described it? 
As our quest for truth continues and we celebrate Pride Sunday, the real
gay agenda will be revealed and with it, Unitarian Universalism’s agenda:  to promote …

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So Much Beauty

Holly at Plum Creek Garden, Church picnic 2008

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Led by Rev. Steven Protzman with Worship Associate Lisa Thiel

The Quaker
theologian Rufus Jones writes, “Beauty has no function, no utility… It is a
gift of sheer grace, a gratuitous largesse. 
Our joy in it shows that we are in some sense kindred to the giver and
revealer of it.”  Surrounded by the
natural beauty of Plum Creek Park, we will gather as a commu…

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Pro Faith, Pro Family, Pro Choice

UU Church of Kent vigil in support of a woman’s right to choose.

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Led by Rev. Steven Protzman

As
Unitarian Universalists, we do not agree on the issue of abortion but our first
principle calls us to affirm the right of every woman to make their own choices
about their bodies and their families. 
Our faith also calls us to work toward a compassionate society where
children are wanted and loved, and welcomed into …

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To Remember

Sunday, May 26, 2016

Led by Cal Frye and Worship Associate Kathy Kerns

Memorial Day may be one of the most personal of our American
holy days.  It is born out of the human need to make sense of life and
death.  To make meaning out of what we have been given and what we will do
with it; to remember all those sons and daughters who did their duty,
regardless if they wanted to or not.  To Remember.

One Sunday service at …

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The Once and Future Church

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Led by Rev. Steven Protzman and Worship Associate Eric van Baars

Once again we gather to do the work of this covenantal
community through worship and our annual meeting.   Together we will reflect on who we’ve been
this past year, how UUCK has been living out our mission to inspire love, seek
justice, and grow in community, and dream about who we might be in the years to
come, holding before us a visio…

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Worship Services

Join us, Sunday mornings for service at 10:00 AM.

Sunday Mornings

Sunday morning is the time that we all gather together to be in community as a whole. Along with the Worship Service, we offer a variety of programming for all ages. At least once each month, children are invited into the Sanctuary for an intergenerational service.

Worship Services

Our services may be led by our minister, a visiting minister, or a lay member or guest of the congregation. Service topics for the upcoming Sunday and can be found by visiting the Upcoming Services page. Come dressed as you’re comfortable; you will find people dressed in both business casual and casual clothes. Please see our Children’s Religious Education page regarding how our children participate in services.

Upcoming Services

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Social Hour

Please join us for coffee and other light refreshments downstairs in Fessenden Hall between services. We always have an activity such as drawing available for children.  In July the coffee hour will follow our one service.  In August the coffee hour will begin around 10:30 and in September the coffee hour will begin at about 11:00.

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