UU Congregation of the Hudson Valley upcoming events http://uucroton.org/page-1416958 UU Congregation of the Hudson Valley upcoming events UU Congregation of the Hudson Valley Wild Apricot - membership management software and more en Sat, 30 Apr 2016 08:19:30 GMT Sat, 30 Apr 2016 08:19:30 GMT Sat, 14 May 2016 13:30:00 GMT R.E. Ministry Team Meeting (05/14/2016) <p>R.E. Ministry Team Meeting&nbsp;</p> http://uucroton.org/event-2020452 http://uucroton.org/event-2020452 Sun, 15 May 2016 15:30:00 GMT Building Your Own Theology Adult Faith Development Program (05/15/2016) <p><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 16px;"><strong>Building Your Own Theology</strong></font></p> <p><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">This six-session workshop will be presented&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">by</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Rev. Dr. Sarah Lenzi and Gerry Peet.</font></font></p> <p><font style="font-size: 14px;">&nbsp;</font></p> <form> <p><font><font color="#000000" face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;"><strong>A bit about this series:&nbsp;</strong></font></font></p> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">Written and revised by Rev. Richard S. Gilbert, BYOT asks its participants to search their past and present experiences to find their deepest meanings, values and convictions out of which they live their lives.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">This is no easy task.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">There are challenges in exploring diverse theological concepts and pondering what beliefs have taken up residence in your thinking and behavior.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">You may find yourself surprised and uncertain at times, but ultimately your rewards will be clarity and renewal.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;&nbsp;</font></font></font></font></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><font><strong><font color="#000000" face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">FAQ</font></strong></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">What if I have to miss a session, will I need a note?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">While attending all sessions reaps the most benefit, missing a session is not a problem.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">With everyone’s crowded schedule, it would be unrealistic</font> <font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font><font color="#000000">to assume everyone will be there every time.</font></font></font></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Is Building Your Own Theology a UU curriculum?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">Why yes it is.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">It has a long history in UU congregations and, without having even one single fact to back this up, I am going to say that every, well almost every, congregation repeats this offering over the course of several years.</font></font></font></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Can I just go online and take this workshop on my own?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">I guess so but I wouldn’t recommend it.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Taking it within the supportive circle of your Minister and your friends is the way to go.</font></font></font></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Will there be homework?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">Yes.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Do you have a dog?</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Might be a good time to get one.</font></font></font></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">What if I’m an atheist?</font></font></h1> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">This is for you as much as anyone else.</font></font></h1> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Can non- UUs attend?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font color="#000000" face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Absolutely. We’d love to have them.</font></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Is there registration?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">Glad you asked.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Yes.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">We would never turn you away if you didn’t register but it would be very, very helpful if you RSVP’d to Susan Peet if you plan to come.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">This helps us structure the class and work out any logistics about space and food.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Please respond by</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">February 18</font><sup><font color="#000000">th</font></sup> <font color="#000000">but since Feb 18</font><sup><font color="#000000">th</font></sup><font color="#000000">is so far away and you’re likely to forget, why not email</font> <u><font color="#000000">speet024@gmail.com</font></u><font color="#000000">right now with the good news of your participation.</font></font></font></font></p> <h1><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Is there food?</font></font></h1> <p><font><font face="Arial,sans-serif"><font style="font-size: 14px;"><font color="#000000">Since the timing of this workshop is from 11:30 to 1:00, it is likely you will be hungry and we can’t have noisy stomachs diverting our attention.&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">Therefore, we will provide some nourishment for a small contribution each session or you can BYOF to BYOT.</font><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font> <font color="#000000">(key: F is for food).</font></font></font></font></p> <p><font><strong><font color="#000000" face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Is there child care available?</font></strong></font></p> <p><font><font color="#000000" face="Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 14px;">Yes but please let Susan know the ages of your children when you respond.</font></font></p> </form> http://uucroton.org/event-2133816 http://uucroton.org/event-2133816 Sat, 11 Jun 2016 13:30:00 GMT R.E. Ministry Team Meeting (06/11/2016) <p>R.E. Ministry Team Meeting&nbsp;</p> http://uucroton.org/event-2020453 http://uucroton.org/event-2020453