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Central Coast Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

A welcoming and liberal spiritual  community in Lincoln County, Oregon since 1984.   Visitors Always Welcome.

We meet weekly Sunday mornings at the Visual Arts Center, at 10:15 am, at the Visual Arts Center, 2nd Floor, Nye Beach Turnaround, 777 Northwest Beach Drive, Newport, Oregon.

A map to our location can be found here: https://ccuuf.org/map/

For information about our congregation, contact us at info@ccuuf.org

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December 2016 Schedule of  CCUUF Programs & Activities

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December 2016

Sunday, December 4, 10:15 am. Fellowship Meeting.  “A New Reformation.”  2017 is the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. Tradition has it that Martin Luther, dissatisfied with what church had become, posted his list of 95 theses on the door of the church in Wittenberg in 1517, stating in detail what he felt the church was doing wrong and how the church was failing to achieve what it should be and do. Maybe it’s time for a new reformation. What should a church be? What is it failing to do or be in its present form (UU or otherwise.) If you were going to nail your list of theses (proposed changes) to the door of our congregation (or of religion at large), what would the list include? Presentation by Brent Burford followed by a facilitated discussion of this topic. 

Sunday, December 4, 12:00 noon. Board Meeting. CCUUF Administrative Board Meeting.

Sunday, December 11, 10:15 am. Fellowship Meeting.  Liberation Theology.  CCUUF Board Member Virginia Gibbs will be presenting a discussion of Liberation Theology: a religious movement that came about in the 1960s in response to the poverty, social injustice and state violence in Latin America. Stressing service to the poor and struggle for social justice, Liberation Theology affirms that ignoring or profiting from economic and political structures that lead to poverty and misery is sinful. Gibbs will give a short history of major figures, the core beliefs, and some of the controversial aspects of Liberation Theology.

Sunday, December 18, 10:15 am. Fellowship Meeting. Yule Log Illumination:   Each member is invited to light a candle in celebration and sharing of the joys of the year, the season, or the challenges to face with resolve this New Year. 

Sunday, December 25. We do not meet.
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January 2017

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Sunday, January 1. We do not meet.
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Sunday, January 8, 10:15 am. Fellowship Meeting. Resolutions:   Share your resolutions (not all of them,  please use discretion)  for the New Year, the support you would like, and your fool proof method for achieving them.  Presentation led by CCUUF member Linda Roggenburg.

Sunday, January 8, 12:00 noon. Board Meeting. CCUUF Administrative Board Meeting.
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Sunday, January 15, 10:15 am. Fellowship Meeting. Topic: TBD

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 Additional Activities and Notes

Oregon UU Voices for Justice.  contact or join 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.

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 admin@ccuuf.org We are a Welcoming Congregation.  All are equally welcome regardless of race, background, gender, or sexual orientation.