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Sunday Service 2019 MAR 17

On 2019 March 17, Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church welcomes Pastor/Lord and High Priest David-Michael Searcy. His topic will be “In Prayer”. Prayer is powerful, not a surprise for most, but now science is proving it! Neurotheologians, researchers who study the brain science behind religious and spiritual experiences, have brought Prayer into the laboratory. Prayer … Continued

Personal Finance Workshops

Mountain Light member Ed Wolpert, a published financial advisor, will be presenting  a series of Personal Finance Workshops.  They are free and open to the public.  Participants may come to any or all of these informal, interesting, and audience focused sessions. Sessions begin at 2 PM and run about 40 minutes each.  They will be … Continued

Pastor Pavlovitz returns to Mountain Light UUC

On Sunday, 2019 May 05, at Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist church in Ellijay GA, Pastor John Pavlovitz will deliver a sermon based on his new book, Hope and Other Superpowers. Today more than ever, it seems like people are losing hope with the state of the world-and understandably so. It is overwhelming to keep up … Continued

Endorse our faith principles for a Green New Deal

2019 FEB 27 – The Green New Deal resolution in Congress presents an opportunity to address two serious threats facing our country and our world: global warming and escalating economic inequality.  Global warming is endangering the very ecosystems that sustain life, and rising economic inequality is undermining the fabric of our democracy. As people of … Continued

NO COST Hepatitis A Shots Offered at Health Departments

2019 FEB 25, North GA – Due to an increase in eastern Alabama, southeast Tennessee and northwest Georgia of reported cases of hepatitis A, a vaccine-preventable, communicable disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis A virus, public health departments in north Georgia are providing hepatitis A vaccinations at no out-of-pocket expense. We are especially urging people who are … Continued

Ableism Webinar

2019 FEB 25 – The registration has been closed for the webinar on Ableism featuring Dr. Terri Thrower.  Also, the plan to host a connection to it this afternoon has changed.  Unfortunately, we have been unable to locate the access information and will not be able to air it after all. However, the UU Ministers … Continued

Webinar on Ableism

Webinars on website: http://mluuc.org/religious-education/webinars/ Understanding and Confronting Ableism February 25, 3:30 – 5:00 PM ET Ableism includes the practices and dominant attitudes in society that devalue and limit the potential of persons with disabilities. It encompasses practices and beliefs that assign inferior value (worth) to people who have developmental, emotional, physical or psychiatric disabilities, as … Continued

2019 FEB 17 Service

On 2019 February 17, Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church (MLUUC) in Ellijay welcomes our  member Rev. Lorraine Jones as our speaker.  Her sermon will be “What’s So Amazing About Grace?”  One of the most wonderful and potentially problematic ideas in religion is grace. It implies that no matter what a person has done, that person can … Continued

2019 FEB 10 Service

On 2019 February 10, Mountain Light UUC welcomes Rev. Barry Whittemore. The topic of his sermon will be: “Sola Gratia or Works Alone? Who’s in charge here anyway?” What do we mean by Grace? What are the long term implications of its rejection? These topics will be explored in the context of Unitarian, Universalist, and … Continued

Book Club Update

Laura and Ron Sturgis are avid readers and co-host a book club, which has transmuted into a dining/discussion forum.  They meet once a month at a different location to discuss the chosen book.  Ordering food is not required when meeting in a restaurant, and you are welcome to bring your young ones.  (The youngest Sturgis … Continued