Central Coast Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship
A welcoming and liberal spiritual community in Lincoln County, Oregon since 1984 . Visitors Always Welcome.
Our Fellowship weekly Sunday meetings are at the Visual Arts Center on Sundays, at 10:15 am. Sundays 10:15 a.m.–12:00 noon, Visual Arts Center, 2nd Floor, Nye Beach Turnaround, 777 Northwest Beach Drive, Newport, Oregon.
Spring 2015 Schedule of CCUUF Programs & Activities
Sunday, March 1, 10:15 am. ***We do not meet.***
Thursday, March 5, 1:00 pm. UU Book selection for March discussion is “Waking Up: a guide to spirituality without religion”, by Sam Harris. Two copies are available through the local library.
Sunday, March 8, 10:15 am. Comparative Religions Series. Islam. Presented by Sener Otrugman.
Sunday, March 8, 10:15 am. Monthly book exchange.
Sunday, March 15, 10:15 am. Comparative Religions Series. Tibetan Buddhism. Presented by CCUUF Board member Bill Wiist.
Sunday, March 22, 10:15 am. Comparative Religions Series. Hinduism. Presented by CCUUF member Mary Noble.
Sunday, March 29, 10:15 am. Comparative Religions Series. Judaism. Presented by CCUUF member Brent Burford.
Monday, March 30, 5:00 pm. Stone Soup Community Meal. CCUUF is preparing and serving the meal. At St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church.
Sunday, April 5, 10:15 am. The Declaration of Independence. Presentation by Steve Myers.
Sunday, April 12, 10:15 am. Comparative Religions Series: Siletz Spiritual Traditions and Beliefs. Presentation by Alfred “Bud” Lane, III. Mr. Lane is a member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians and is a language and traditional arts instructor. He teaches students the Siletz Dee-ni dialect of the Athabaskan language, as well as traditional basket weaving and regalia making.
Sunday, April 12, 10:15 am. Monthly book exchange.
Sunday, April 19. ***We do not meet.***
Sunday, April 26, 10:15 am. Forgiveness. Presentation by CCUUF member Cynthia Jacobi and CCUUF Board member John Aylmer.
Sunday, May 3, 10:15 am. Science and Spirituality. Presentation by CCUUF Board member John Aylmer.
Sunday, May 10, 10:15 am. The Prevention of War. Presentation by CCUUF Board member Bill Wiist.
Sunday, May 10, 10:15 am. Monthly book exchange.
Sunday, May 17, 10:15 am. The Annual Meeting of members of the Central Coast UU Fellowship.
Sunday, May 24, 10:15 am. Conflict Resolution. Presentation by Valerie Koehn.
Sunday, May 31, 10:15 am. The History of Unitarian Universalism. Presentation by Brent Burford
Thursday, June 4, 1:00 pm. UU Book Discussion. Book to be determined.
Sunday, June 7, 10:15 am. Member’s Favorite Poems. Chaired by Cindy Jacobi. ***Note*** We do not meet weekly during the summer months. June 7 is our last regular Sunday fellowship meeting for the season. Regular weekly Sunday meetings will resume the Sunday after Labor Day.
Monday, June 29, 5:00 pm. Stone Soup Community Meal. CCUUF is preparing and serving the meal. At St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church.
Additional Activities and Notes
Oregon UU Voices for Justice. Priority legislative issues for 2013 are (1) Health Care Reform, (2) Climate Change, and (3) Death Penalty & Criminal Sentencing Reform. If you are interested in being in the working group for any of these issues. being on the email list for updates from any of these groups, or contributing to these causes, contact or join these Oregon UU voices on social issues at: http://www.uuvoicesoregon.org/. CCUUF recognized by the UUA as a “Welcoming Congregation.” On July 27, 2012, Central Coast Unitarian Universalist Fellowship received confirmation that we have been recognized by the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations (UUA) as a Welcoming Congregation and is now reflected as such on this list of UU congregations. Wednesdays. 6:00 pm. Benefaction Zen (Meditation) Community. Zen meditation is held weekly at 6:00 pm at the South Beach Community Center. Silent sitting and walking meditation with chants, reading/talk about practice, and optional bowing practice. Free, but donations will be accepted to cover expenses. For further information contact Jean Fredrickson, email: email@example.com Our Mailing Address, Website, Newsletter, & Donations: Checks may be made out to CCUUF and placed in our donation box or mailed to: Gary Lahman, CCUUF Treasurer, P.O. Box 111, Newport, Oregon 97365. Receipts will be issued upon request or at the end of the year. Our website is at www.CCUUF.org. To contribute activities or announcements to the Newsletter or to add or remove people from emailing list, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org We are a Welcoming Congregation. All are equally welcome regardless of race, background, gender, or sexual orientation.