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UU Rhein-Main – New Contact Info, New Officers!

UU Rhein-Main Contact Information Updated!

UU Rhein-main successfully moved from Wiesbaden to our new location in Frankfurt. For a year, we kept Wiesbaden contact information to help ease into our new identity. We still meet on the 1st Sunday of the Month at Church of Christ … read more.

IWC: Empowering Women around the World

 

By Beth O’Connell

“Life for women in Bolivia is difficult. ‘Machismo’ culture is deeply entrenched. Sexism, misogyny, and violence are everyday occurrences. Many women are economically inactive and have limited job opportunities.”

So explains Calixta Choque Churata, leader of a project in Bolivia for women which is … read more.

The Spirituality of Service

byTerri J Michos, Social Action Coordinator

Unitarian Universalism has as one of its core beliefs that the service of others is a way in which to exercise our faith.

In fact, the Unitarian Service Committee was formed in 1940 with an urgent need to fight injustice, namely … read more.

Result of Social Action Collections in Bad Homburg

Thank you to everyone who attended the November retreat in Bad Homburg and who so generously contributed to our social action collections!

 

A huge number of eyeglasses were collected this time — 69 pairs plus 51 cases — thus filling an entire box! Aude van Lidth … read more.

Love Beyond Belief – A Poem

The answer waivers in the air.

There but not.

 

You breathe

and everything is everything

but nothing.

 

Awash with the joy

of everything and nothing,

love beams

 

through the chatter

between truths and lies and

understanding.

 

I say embrace the unknown and … read more.

Reverend Thandeka’s Visit to Brussels

by Rebecca Balogh

Photo by Ryan McGinn

On Sunday November 10th, Rev. Thandeka led a service for the Brussels UUFellowship. The 15 or so attendees were gently invited to “greet the stranger who is your self.” In a service which started with a recording of one of … read more.

Nominated EUU Officers for 2020

These are the candidates that will be voted on at the EUU General Meeting in Bad Homburg (at the Fall Retreat).

President: Tony Zamparutti

Tony has been part of UU and a member of the Brussels UU Fellowship for almost ten years. He has been active in … read more.