While we were live streaming the service on March 29, 2020, I saw bluebirds outside. After the service, I managed to photograph one of them checking out the nesting boxes near Charleston Rd.
Author: Dan Harper
Rev. Dan Harper and the Children and Youth Religious Education Committee have decided to cancel all children and youth programs through April 5.
We consulted guidance from the county Public Health Dept., and health care professionals in UUPCA, and canceling our programs seemed like the best … read more.
On Tuesday, March 3, I participated in a Webinar for congregational leaders on coronavirus (COVID-19), led by three M.D.s, including a pediatrician. The most important message I got from this Webinar is to take coronavirus seriously, but there’s no need for panic. In fact, the … read more.
From March 29 through May 3, 2020, the 9:30 a.m. kids program will focus on “Judean Village.” All ages from gr. K-5 will meet together, and kids will travel back in time to visit a Judean Village in the year 29. There will be several … read more.
Ecojustice Camp, a week-long day camp sponsored by UUCPA, believes that humans can have a positive impact on each other, and on the natural world. Ecojustice Camp is a time for campers to feel a part of the interdependent web of all life. See the … read more.
As an educator, I feel everyone should know the basics of nonprofit finances. This is in large part because I consider the nonprofit sector — especially smaller membership nonprofits like UUCPA — to be one of the bulwarks of democracy. Totalitarian regimes hate small nonprofits … read more.
Our Our Whole Lives (OWL) comprehensive sexuality education seems to keep increasing in popularity, and for the first time ever we were not able to accommodate all the children and teens who wanted to enroll in our OWL classes. (Fortunately, however, we were able to … read more.
All three age levels of the Our Whole Lives (OWL) comprehensive sexuality education curriculum are now completely filled and will be serving almost 40 UUCPA children and teens. This includes OWL gr. 4-6, OWL gr. 7-9, and OWL gr. 10-12. We will next offer OWL … read more.
Parents regularly ask if UUCPA has a discussion group for parents of children and teens. For many years, there was such a group, called “Parent Journey.” This group was organized and facilitated by parents, and it faded away a couple of years ago when the … read more.