Monthly Archives: April 2016

Earth Day Blessing

On April 22 @ 12 noon, Georgia Interfaith Power & Light (GIPL) is calling for participation in the annual Prayer for the Earth on Earth Day.  You can add your spiritual vibration to this unified force.  If you prefer not to use the word “prayer”, simply change it to “hope” or whatever term best fits your … Continued

Recovering from car accident

This is a concern for LarryJo Weas. On March 15, his car went off the road, fell down a 25 foot embankment, and flipped upside down. He was trapped inside for an hour. He suffered a mild concussion from minor lacerations to his forehead and a bruised kidney from the seat belt. The concussion causes … Continued

Marianne Williamson

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. … Continued

Clarence Darrow

You can only protect your liberties in this world by protecting the other man’s freedom. You can only be free if I am free. [submitted by Kasey.]

Untold Stories

Kasey Castleberry sent a joy and a concern: It is easy to be misunderstood.  When something happens (seen, heard, felt) that gives us pause, we should ask those involved what they mean, what their intentions are.  Often we find the answers are quite different than the “stories” that we may have created ourselves.  If we do not ask, … Continued

Youth RE

A new Education section has been set up on this website.  One of the features, therein, is that you now may register your children for our Youth Religious Education Program directly on this website.  Click on Education in the top menu and choose Youth RE.  You will see three options on that page for registration, including … Continued

UUA Promotional Toolkit

The UUA is Beta-Testing a program to help congregations engage new audiences and get the good word out into their communities. They are particularly interested in congregations who want to reach out to LGBTQ families, interfaith families, and young progressive activists. Do we want to develop such an outreach program? We need two to five people … Continued

Giving Tree for April

There is still time to bring items for the Giving Tree.  This month we are collecting diapers and baby wipes for DFACS and foster families.  To read more about our Giving Tree, please click here.

Card Ministry

Mountain Light UUC has begun a card ministry to bring cheer and well wishes to friends and members who need a virtual hug.  For more information, please visit the Caring Team page (click here).

Youth Musical

Three of our UU Youth (Gracie, Taylor, and Anthony) performed in the musical “Peter Pan, Jr.”  on March 25 and 26 at Pickens County High School.