Upcoming Services

Heart to Heart, Soul to Soul

MASKS AND VACCINATION REQUIRED   One reason we come here is the deep personal connections. But relationship can be complicated, and once bitten, twice shy. What do you need, to open your heart to another soul? In interim ministry, we reconnect.  

Being LBGTQ in Oregon’s State Prisons….the good, the bad, the scary

MASKS AND PROOF OF VACCINATION REQUIRED October 11, 1988, was the day chosen for “National Coming Out Day” in the United States. What does that mean to the thousands of LGBTQ Adults in Custody (AIC’s) in Oregon’s’ prisons? Rev. Sue Matranga-Watson will look at the history of LGBTQ rights and attitudes in the DOC and… Continue Reading Being LBGTQ in Oregon’s State Prisons….the good, the bad, the scary

This I Believe

MASKS AND VACCINATION REQUIRED   The word equity is in one of our principles, but conversations about equity can be fraught. Some of us have felt hurt by these conversations, while some of us have felt like we are walking on eggshells. I’ll share my own opinion, to practice compassionate communication about a challenging topic.… Continue Reading This I Believe

Displacement & Human Rights: All In for Climate Justice

MASKS AND PROOF OF VACCINATION REQUIRED Each year we do a service to highlight the work of the Unitarian Universalist Office at the United Nations, usually related to human rights and/or climate change. This year the theme is “Displacement & Human Rights: All In for Climate Justice” and it focuses especially on the impact of… Continue Reading Displacement & Human Rights: All In for Climate Justice