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Sunday, November 20th



Announcements for all this week: 
* Family Game Night-Tonight, 1/7.
Please join us for WUUC Family Night on Saturday, Jan. 7.  Bring your family’s favorite games to share. There will be activities for children of all ages and it’s a great opportunity for the adults to catch up while the kids play. The games and socializing will start at 4:30 p.m. and we will have a potluck dinner starting around …
* Don’t forget to ask the Soulful Exploration representative how you can help in your child’s program this year.

Blog Highlights

Find your child’s section below!

Caterpillars (Nursery-Preschool) 20161002_101332

(Warm and loving care for our very little ones and Celebrating Me and My World for our preschoolers. This curriculum teaches our children to celebrate their own personal gifts and talents. From a place of feeling special and worthy, the curriculum asks our children to expand their new sense of appreciation to people and things around them.)

Volunteers this Sunday: Jennifer Ikeda (supervisor), Erika Kirkendale

Youth: Sally and One other person needed

  • Last Sunday: Holiday Break
  • This Sunday: My World Has Animals! The next class in the Me and My World series is the discovery of furry and not so furry creatures that inhabit our world. There are so many animals that are in our lives that we barely pay attention to. This lesson, we hope to expand our children’s awareness to include the lovely creatures of the forest and fields.
  • Next Sunday: My World Has Fish! Next Sunday we continue the previous week’s lesson and discover those wonderful creatures that live in the sea.

Spirit Jam/Kindergarten-5th Grade


(In Spirit Jam! our youth will alternate Sundays between experiential and embodied learning based workshops and children’s worship services led by Rev. Jamil)

  • Last Sunday:  Holiday Break.
  • This Sunday: Prophecy Jam! This month we begin our Jams again with the theme Prophecy. We will divide into three groups, K1-2/3-4-5 and explore the theme prophecy through stories of the Jewish prophet Jeremiah and the metaphor of the broken pot. Each jam will take a different look at the story through a variety of activities. Our youth will do a different Jam each Sunday.
  • Next SundayProphecy Jam Continued….
Journey Guides this Sunday: David Goss-Grubbs, Candace Lewellen, David Blomberg
Supervisor: Rev. Jamil
Announcements for Spirit Jam:
  • We are continuing a weekly children’s collection, please provide a coin or two for your child’s offering.
  • We could use a few fresh faces in Spirit Jam this month, there are 4 opening for folks who want to be a part of shaping our program together. The commitment is 3-4 weeks consecutively, working in the Spirit Jam class, leading an embodied activity provided by Rev. Jamil with the children. If you would like to help please email Rev. Jamil at

Jr. Youth 


(Building Bridges is a world religions program to deepen youth’s understanding of the dynamic, fascinating, and varied world in which they live. It seeks to broaden their knowledge of humanity and embolden their spiritual search.)


  • Last SundayHoliday Break
  • This Sunday: “Eastern” religions. This Sunday we will be introduced to the “Eastern” religions such as Taoism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Sufism, and etc. This will be a great class and you won’t want to miss this wonderful topic. Join us.
  •  Next Sunday: Hinduism. What is this religion that westerners have learned to call Hinduism? What are its tenets, practices, teachings?

Advisors this Sunday: Alaine Davis and Lindsay Rogers

Announcements for Jr. Youth:

  • none

Sr. Youth 

(This year our youth will be focusing on project-based social justice learning. They will choose a project around either environmental justice, racial justice, lgbt equality, or some other topic. Together they will formulate a project and work together to learn about each issue while practically engaging the topic through project based learning.)




  • Last Sunday: Holiday Break
  • This Sunday: We begin the work of our Gender Equality project including a discussion of the ASJ event and how we can participate.
  • Next Sunday: Continue our project work…

Advisors this Sunday: Ashley Lacy and Morgan Mason

Announcements: PNWD SPAG YOUTH CON: Friday, March 10, 2017 – 6:00 pm PST to Saturday, March 11, 2017 – 6:00 pm PST