This Week at UU Bay de Noc

SUNDAY SERVICES

 FORUM: Oct. 26 at 9 AM : Scott Maki will present. Subject TBA

 SUNDAY SERVICE: October 26 at 10:30 AM : From Fall to Winter: “Putting the Earth to Rest” Kathy Creten will be our speaker.

CHILDREN’S LIFESPAN FAITH DEVELOPMENT: October 26: Join Bethann for fun projects and a snack!

 CHILDCARE NOW PROVIDED: Lena Philemon will be providing childcare for children under the age of 5.

 

UPCOMING BOARD AND COMMITTEE MEETINGS

 OCTOBER 23: The Board will meet at 6:30 PM at the home of Deb & Erik Lacey.

DECEMBER 3: The Sunday Service Committee will meet at 6:30 PM at the home of Sharon Fosmo.

 

FIRST FRIDAY SCHEDULE

 First Friday, our Fellowship’s monthly social gathering, begins at 6:30 p.m. Please bring a dish to share marked as meat, vegetarian or vegan, and your favorite beverage.

 NOVEMBER 7: Deb & Erik Lacey will host. 1219 9TH AV South, Escanaba

 **We are in need of hosts for First Friday potlucks from December on. Please contact your coordinator by email or 789-9837, or text 399-7621**

 

Remember that our fellowship has a subscription to Tricycle magazine online. There is much of interest at this website. Each week one part of a 4-part video “retreat” is offered. Past retreats can be accessed as well. One thought provoking film each month is also available (Past films cannot be accessed). You can view it and other items of interest with the following log in: (call Gene)

 

The Little Bay Zen Buddhist Sangha will be meeting every Tuesday night at 6:30-7:30pm at the Bonifas arts center (enter at the door on the parking lot side). We will be chanting the Heart Sutra, practicing ZaZen (seated meditation), kinhin (walking meditation) and Dharma discussions. If you which to learn more about the Zen Buddhist way please join us.   ~ Joseph Roshin Mold

Website:

https://sites.google.com/site/escanabazen/

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Little-Bay-Zen-Sangha/298084263568771?ref=hl

In this world the wise person,

Becomes themselves a light,

Pure, shining free.

~ Buddha

 

REMINDERS:

 ALTERNATE SUNDAY FORUMS are open to anyone in the fellowship who may be interested in offering one. These are forums that would occur on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays. They begin at 10:30 AM.

If you have a short film, interesting short video or TedTalk, UU sermon or any other relevant information to share, please contact Gene Schlueter or Chris Rhue to reserve a spot on the schedule.

Open Alternate Sunday Forum dates are: Sept. 7 & 2, Oct. 5,
Nov: 2, 16 & 30, and  Dec: 7 & 21.