Month: October 2022

EUU Annual General Meeting (AGM) to Follow the Fall Retreat, a Week Later on November 5

Brown and yellow leaves on wet pavement, and that odor rising from damp vegetation – it’s time for a Fall Retreat! We’re all so very much looking forward to gathering together again, both onsite at Mittelwihr and online from home! So much to come back to (traditions!) but also aware of new ways we can … Continue reading EUU Annual General Meeting (AGM) to Follow the Fall Retreat, a Week Later on November 5

EUU Workshop Schedule for Saturday Afternoon, Oct 29, 2022

COMBINED SESSIONS 1 and  2: 2–5:30 pm  Excursion to Albert Schweitzer Center and Home A Pilgrimage to Rediscover and Honor Albert Schweitzer’s Engagement for Peace John Eichrodt Discovering and honoring Albert Schweitzer, his theological quest and life-long action for peace. This will include a session at the new Schweitzer Seminar Center in Gunsbach, and a … Continue reading EUU Workshop Schedule for Saturday Afternoon, Oct 29, 2022

Fall Retreat Excursion/Workshop: A Pilgrimage to Rediscover and Honor Albert Schweitzer’s Engagement for Peace

Workshop leader: John Eichrodt Note: This workshop will last all afternoon and extend through both workshop sessions. Participants will return to the retreat center at 5:30 pm. The workshop is intended to be in the form of a pilgrimage to Albert Schweitzer’s home. It takes place on the 70th anniversary of the Nobel Peace Prize … Continue reading Fall Retreat Excursion/Workshop: A Pilgrimage to Rediscover and Honor Albert Schweitzer’s Engagement for Peace

Counterweight Conference: Liberal Approaches to Diversity and Inclusion

by Nancy Haldeman (EUU Bookclub member) I’ve just spent four days at the Counterweight Conference out of England on “Liberal Approaches to Diversity and Inclusion”.  Even though the workshops are mainly geared to the work place, I think they are very adaptable to our UU congregations.  There is a growing division and illiberalism in the US … Continue reading Counterweight Conference: Liberal Approaches to Diversity and Inclusion