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Ribbon Cutting Archived

If you missed our Gilmer Chamber Ribbon Cutting on June 19 to celebrate one year of owning our building, you can click here to watch the video that the Chamber made for the event.  

Sunday Service: 2018 July 15

For our Sunday morning worship service on July 15, 2018, Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church (MLUUC) in Ellijay welcomes a member of our congregation, Kasey Castleberry, to be our speaker.  The title of Kasey’s sermon is “Speak with Bravest Fire”.  He will discuss the point that though powerful oratory stirs us to emotional heights, it is … Continued

Global Climate Action Summit 2018 SEP 12-14

This September 12-14, mayors, governors, business leaders, religious leaders, and NGOs from around the world are gathering in San Francisco for the Global Climate Action Summit. Many of us will be taking this opportunity to push for faster action on climate. Join us and take part in the summit’s faith-rooted affiliated events! The Global Climate … Continued

Yukon Road Clean Up

ROADSIDE TRASH PICKUP We need you. Just show up! The more the merrier! Saturday, July 21st 9 AM Meet at Starbucks inside Ingles PUT IT ON YOUR CALENDAR NOW   Park you vehicle in the lot of the East Ellijay Ingles nearest Burger King.  Be sure to wear comfortable clothing for the weather and use … Continued

Sunday Service: 2018 July 08

Sunday, 2018 July 08 – Mountain Light Unitarian Universalist Church (MLUUC) in Ellijay welcomes Dr. Barry Whittemore to be our speaker. The title of Dr. Whittemore’s sermon is, “Liberalism’s Failure,” in which he will raise the issues of whether labels and categories really matter. What do they really mean? Are they useful or do they … Continued

IPL’s Town Hall Toolkit

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced his resignation! After thousands of emails, phone calls, and letters from people across the country calling for his removal for his failure to uphold the EPA’s mission, Pruitt’s resignation is a strong reminder of the power of the people. This summer, town hall meetings with your Congressional representative and U.S. … Continued

2018 JUN 24 Sunday Service

On June 24, Dr. Terri Thrower will give a sermon entitled, “Unruly Bodies: Embracing (and Sharing) our Unique Stories”.  She will raise to our awareness the fact that our bodies (physical, mental, emotional) are continually changing, whether we like it or not. At some point, we are all touched by illness, disability, aging, or loss … Continued

UUWomenspirit Fall Retreat

UUWomenspirit is a non-profit, volunteer-run organization that has hosted all-women retreats since 1987. Our retreats emphasize and celebrate the Divine Feminine in her many forms. The next retreat will be held on 2018 October 10-14 at The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center in Highlands NC. The theme for this event is Like the Phoenix, We … Continued

Fall Rummage Sale

We are collecting items for the Rummage Sale to be held this fall (date to be announced) to help fund renovations and maintenance of our building.  So bring in books, toys, kitchen items, furniture, and other items. We will not be selling clothing, however. The storage building will be open Sunday mornings (before and after … Continued

Ribbon Cutting

2018 JUN 19 – On Tuesday, Mountain Light celebrated our one year ownership of the building at 2502 Tails Creek Road with a Gilmer Chamber Ribbon Cutting and Open House. The event had 41 attendees, including the Chamber personnel, who enjoyed beautiful ambient music by John Puett and Paul Campbell. There were plenty of tasty … Continued