Welcome to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Stillwater
We invite you to look around and get a feel for our church.
We are a Welcoming Congregation. You will not be pressured into conversation or membership. We welcome you just as you are. Our members, friends, and guests include Christians, Jews, Buddhists, Pagans, humanists, atheists, agnostics, skeptics, seekers, singles, couples, families, heterosexuals, gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgendered people, of different races, ethnic backgrounds, national origins and socio-economic circumstances.
If you're not currently a member of our church - we'd like to take this opportunity to invite you to one of our weekly services and/or covenant groups.
Sunday Service Information
March 26, 2017
9:00 am - Forum
10:30 am - Service, Rev. Susan Ross - "All Who Wander"
Looking at the history of walking written by Rebecca
Solnit, Wanderlust, and exploring what walking has meant and means
to us as creatures of physical and spiritual movement.
Rev. Ross retired from United Methodist pastoral ministry in 2015, having
served UM churches in Oklahoma for 40 years. She is teaching now as an
adjunct in the OSU English Department.
A portion of this months offering goes to Stillwater Mobile Meals
Stillwater Mobile Meals is a non-profit organization that delivers hot, nutritious noontime meals to the elderly, homebound, and convalescing citizens of Stillwater. The meals are delivered by volunteers Monday through Friday. The goal of the Mobile Meals program is to help people maintain their independence and continue to live in their own homes as long as possible. By providing nourishing meals and friendly concern, we stive to improve the quality of life for those we serve. Mobile meals in not a government agency, and does not receive any federal or state funding. Mobile Meals is supported by the United Way and the Stillwater community.
Covenant Groups & Events
Information about each of our covenant groups can be found in "Our Gatherings" section.
Monday, March 20
7:00pm - The Building Your Own Theology III: Ethics is an 8 part series which will be presented on Monday evenings starting today. This class "invites participants to apply their beliefs, values and convictions to particular ethical situations". It uses scenarios culled from history, literature, current events, and the participants' own lives. Homework is minimal -2 to 4 pages readings. The class will be facilitated by Susan Bullard and Linda Smolen. "If you are planning to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of the first reading. For further information, please ask either of them or call 405-742-6529 or email email@example.com
Wednesday, March 22
Meditation Group will meet in the church lounge. Joe Melnick at 405-742-6901 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Holly Chermack at email@example.com for more information.
Friday, March 24
7:00pm- The Book Discussion Group will meet at the church. Please contact Susan Bullard at 405-742-6529 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Sunday, March 26
3:00pm - The "A Course in Miracles" Group will meet in Stillwater, OK. We now meet on Sunday afternoons to study "A Course in Miracles", a complete spiritual thought system which focuses on love and peace. The meeting place alternates between Stillwater and Ponca City. To confirm meeting time and place, or for more information, contact Susan Bullard at 405-742-6529 or Maryellen Epplin at ACIMStillwaterOK@hotmail.com.
The Care Committee of the church is intended to help people who are going through crises or difficult times. If you need help, or know of an issue that the Care Committee could help with, notify the President, andy board member, or any Care Committee member. The Care Committee co-chairs are Susan Bullard (405-742-6529 or email@example.com) and Mia Owens (405-612-9451 or mia firstname.lastname@example.org).
Community Projects & Meetings
OSU's Division of Institutional Diversity and the Stillwater Interfaith Counseling Center are having a panel discussion entitled "Building Bridges/Building Relationships" Panellists from the Stillwater and OSU community to discuss a variety of topics concerning the environment in the US including Black Lives Matter, Advocacy, Gender, privilege, the Travel Ban, Immigration, DACA and race. The Panel will be held on Tuesday, March 27 from 12pm - 1:30pm at the Stillwater Community Center (315 West 8th Avenue, Stillwater, OK).
Sleeping Mats for the Homeless
Plastic bag mats repel parasites, are moisture resistant, durable, lightweight and easy to store. They make a great temperature barrier for the homeless and will be distributed to homeless shelters.
If you are interested in participating in this project to make the mats, please contact Judi Kail at 908-310-3685 or email@example.com for more information. We meet at the Multi-Arts Center on 10th and Duck Street, where Judi will help you learn how to make the sleeping mats. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month, 6:00-7:30 pm. There is no fee, but a donation is suggested for the Center. This can be money or crafts/material supplies.
Plastic Bag Donation box is located by the front door by our coat racks, or donations may be dropped off at the Multi-Arts Center.
Unitarian Universalist Church
320 S. Stallard Street, Stillwater, OK 74074