Native World View – Service in our Grove

THIS SUNDAY September 20, 2020, at 11am in our Grove at 184 Longview Heights Road:

“Some Comments on a Native World View and the Seven Directions Prayer from the Great Lakes”  by Lois Gladchild

In keeping with our 7th Principle, “Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part,” Lois will be sharing some aspects of a worldview held by many native people and some of the cultural results of that world view.  She will also address some ways in which those cultural values differ from Anglo dominant cultural values. There will be time for discussion and then she will lead us in a traditional Seven Directions Prayer as one way of connecting with that Interdependent Web of Life.

We will be meeting outside socially distanced in the “Grove.”  All are to wear masks except for the presenter who might not wear a mask while addressing the group.  Please dress for the weather since going inside is not an option. Umbrellas or rain gear will be fine in case of light rain.  You are invited to bring a chair so that we may socially distance into the surrounding woods. Note: Bathrooms will not be available. Service leader: Roberta.



Our member Noelle Stroud recently did a podcast on a podcast show titled, “I Learned Something in College!?” Noelle is a neuroscience major and philosopher of science  Her interests include consciousness, empirical problems in the brain science, and influences of religion, science, and culture in the way we think about the mind. Thank you to Susan W. for recommending we include the podcast in this Greensheet. You can listen to the podcast here:

will be on on Saturday, September 19th at 2pm via Zoom. All members are invited to attend. Contact a board member for Zoom login information.

will meet on Sunday, October 11th at 7pm via Zoom. All members are invited to attend. Future Sundays, subject to change:

Sept 27th – Richard Thieret on “Plagues and Piety” 

Oct 4th – Andrea Reany on Defunding the Police 

Oct  11th – Rev. Don Rollins

Oct. 18th – Blessing of the Animals

Oct 24th SATURDAY via Zoom – UUFA Annual Meeting

Oct. 25th – Samhain or TBD

Nov. 1st –  Samhain or TBD

Nov. 8th – Rev. Don Rollins

Nov. 15th – Diwali Festival of Lights 


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