Monthly Archives: December 2016

JAN 01 Service

Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church welcomes long-time member Kasey Castleberry, as guest speaker, January 1, 2017.  In his sermon, “Compassion through Mindfulness”, he reminds us that because our faith unites us in a strong tradition of seeking social justice for all people, we sometimes forget that we each have unique approaches to our common goal. … Continued

DEC 25 Service

Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church will celebrate Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25 with a special lay-led service in which all that attend will participate in a Edible Gift Exchange and bring a brief story about why their particular gift of food is special to the them. Gifts may be homemade or purchased but should have … Continued

Happy Holidays

Mountain Light wishes you all a most joyful holiday season, whichever winter holidays you might celebrate, be it Christmas, Hannukah, Kwanzaa, Chalica, Yule (Jul), Festivus, or any other special time.  May peace and love follow you through the upcoming year! Editor’s note: The snowperson image is borrowed from Jacquie Lawson’s delightful Advent calendar.  Much thanks … Continued

Update on the Property

From President Gayle Wood and the Board of Directors: On December 19, as Ann, Gayle, and Terry were meeting to sign our offer of $130,000 on the church, the realtor representing the Marshals’ Office received an offer of $200,000 (sight unseen) from an individual unknown to us.  We are now waiting to see if the … Continued

DEC 18: Rev. Dillard

Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church welcomes Reverend Scott Dillard as guest speaker on Sunday, December 18.  Rev. Dillard is a Professor of Rhetoric at Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville. He is an ordained Interfaith Minister who speaks in Unitarian pulpits throughout the Southeast. His sermons are always heart warming and enlightening. His topic … Continued

DEC 11 Service

Sunday, December 11, will bring JueMiao MialMing from Heart Chan East Regional Retreat Center to Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist  Church. MiaoMing, Abbot of the center, will present an overview of the practice of Chan and how it relates to and benefits normal daily life from the physical, mental and spiritual perspectives. Open discussion will follow … Continued

DEC 02 Service

Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church presents its ongoing  “UU For You” series on Sunday, December 4. Speaker Mary Anderson, will tell the story of a Unitarian Universalist minister, Waitstill Sharp, and his social worker wife, Martha, who left their children and the safety of their home to save refugees as the Nazis marched across Europe. … Continued

Thank You for the Clean Space

If you appreciate coming to services in a clean space please give a “thank you” to our cleaning crew: Gayle and Bruce Wood, Ann Low, and Kasey.  Not to toot my our collective horns, though they would sound most festive in this holiday season, we wish to remind you that the church needs regular cleaning. … Continued

Decorate the Church Tonight

Join us on December 02 as we gather to decorate the church for the winter holidays. We will start at 6:30 PM.  Our Youth are encouraged to come and participate.  Bring snacks to share.