BLM is more than a slogan; it is a movement. What will be our response as individuals and as a congregation?
Using the theme of invitation, I will invite the community to consider what has happened to the American dream of home ownership in our current economy where the middle class is shrinking as wealth disparity increases. Has the invitation to the American Dream been reserved for an increasingly select and exclusive segment of our society?
The Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown this evening. It is a holiday of repentance (“ to turn back”) and accountability to the self and community. How do we as UU’s “turn back” and forgive ourselves and one another after a break in relationship or covenant?
So the year begins and with it the invitation to be a part of and build the community that is WUUC.