They Will Bring Us Joy and Comfort

Memorial Day is most often about death, memorials, and remembering those who have died. There are creatures who help us recover from such tragic times and give us unconditional love. Why are our animal companions so important for our lives?

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The Renewable Fire of Commitment

Respect for the interdependent web of all existence compels us to fix the climate crisis – easier said than done. How can we move against the powerful systems fossil fuels have established globally? And how can we not lose hope?

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All Will be Received

Our Universalist ancestors envisioned a grace that welcomes one and all. But sometimes it can feel pretty hard to find that grace. While we may think of a hero’s journey as being a solitary one, they are never without mentors or companions, who often seem to have something the hero

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The Earth Will Redeem Us

Three important holidays converge this year: Passover, Easter, and Earth Day. Each speaks to the challenges of finding safety and home. Is there a special message that all three holidays have for us this year?

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Growing Season: A Service of Celebration

This year has brought great change to Westside, including calling a settled minister. Change can be painful, but it brings opportunities to grow, and growth can enlarge our capacity to love, and create new meaning from past experience. Come be inspired by song and story – join us as we

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Food Sovereignty and Immigrant Rights

We welcome Rosalinda Guillen, Executive Director of Community to Community (C2C), as she speaks to us about her organization’s dedication to food sovereignty and immigrant rights. C2C and the Bellingham UU Fellowship have sustained a 14-year partnership based on action for farm workers and immigrants. You will be inspired by this

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Youth-Led Traditions

Members of Westside’s high school Youth Group will talk about and share traditions from local and national UU Youth communities. This service will both interactive and reflective!

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