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To Call a Minister

Three and a half years ago our congregation, realizing we were “stuck” and in need of new leadership, applied for developmental ministry status with the Unitarian Universalist Association. We knew if we were to survive, we needed to find a new way forward and to create … read more.

Urban Farming, Right Here in Stamford!

With all the news of the water crisis in California, and the ensuing warnings about the effect it will have on the availability and price of fresh produce, it’s comforting to know that Stamford, CT is on the forefront of a movement to local, community-based … read more.

World Water Day, March 22, 2015

 

Humanity Needs Water

A drop of water is flexible. A drop of water is powerful. A drop of water is in demand.

Water is at the core of sustainable development. Water resources, and the range of services they provide, underpin poverty reduction, economic growth and environmental sustainability. … read more.

A LIBERAL RELIGIOUS VOICE IN THE GREATER STAMFORD AREA

There is a distinctive liberal religious voice expressed in Unitarian Universalist congregations. To be religious “liberally” means to be open, inclusive, engaged with the present time, evolving. Our distinctive voices expressed in:

Tolerance, even celebration, of differences
Curious, inquiring, and questioning approaches in how we seek understanding
Engagement … read more.

INTAKE Music Festival Summer Camp

UUA Grant/Fund for Social Responsibility

UUC has just been awarded a challenge grant in the amount of $5,000 from the Unitarian Universalist Association’s Fund for Social Responsibility to sponsor INTAKE Music’s week-long summer camp for 60 Latino students to be held in our Sanctuary.  Last year, … read more.

Healing the Wounds of War

On November 9, 2014, UUC hosted an interfaith Veterans Day service of honoring and reconciliation.   Earlier this day, a jubilant, celebratory Veterans Day parade made its way up Bedford St., outside the UUC grounds.  Soldiers and community groups marched proudly as service members from … read more.

What Is Inequality?

On September 20 and 21st, UUC hosted a small exhibition of works by current and former Stamford High School students who were asked “What Is Inequality?”  The show represented their answers in the form of paintings, sculptures, and poetry.  To hear an interview about the show and see … read more.