Welcome to MqtUU!
Our Annual Tourist Park Earth Day Clean Up & Picnic with Alice has been rescheduled. Please join us after the service on Sunday, May 15th by the playground at Tourist Park.The weather forecast looks perfect. Marquette Beautification is providing green bags. RE will provide cocoa, veggie and meat pinwheels. Please bring gloves and a finger food to pass, if you like. Looking forward to continuing our Earth Day tradition and honoring our friend, Alice McMahon, who began this MqtUU tradition!
Make Every Day a Happy Earth Day!
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UPCOMING SERVICES and FORUMS
|Date||Service (11am)||Adult Forum (9:45-10:30am)|
|May 8||“Mother’s Day.” Service Leader: Tim VanderVeen||“Interview With a Sufi Master.” Host: Amir Afshar|
|May 15||“Whose country is this?
The utter cruelty of cultivating fear
and loathing of “the other””
Service Leader: gg gordon
|“Resolutions Before the UUA GA 2016.”
Hosts: Barb Michael, gg Gordon,
Heidi Gould, Dea Kowalczyk, Anne & Gary Stark
|“Flower Communion Sunday.” Service Leader: Dharmini Robertson||NO FORUM|
SAVE THE DATES:
2016 Annual Congregation Meeting
Sunday, May 22
Please stay after the service for the State of the Congregation and to vote on important issues and elect new members to the 2016/2017 Board of Trustees.
Autumn Open House
Wednesday, September 14 @ 5 – 8pm
Come one, come all! Invite your friends, neighbors and relatives for food and fun and check out what we’ve been up to at MqtUU!
VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED
The Building & Grounds Committee is in need of volunteers. The building committee is responsible for the care and maintenance of the building (not including cleaning), and for planning improvements along with the Board of Trustees and the congregation. Please contact Mike Erdmann, *protected email* for more information.
A Congregational Work Day is scheduled for Saturday, May 28 @ 9am! There is much to be done in the Meeting House for better organization and interior structural and aesthetic improvements! Come, share food, work and adventure with us!
MqtUU Mission Statement:
We, the members of the Marquette Unitarian Universalist Congregation, are:
Brought Together by a Core Belief in the Power of Love and are
Committed to Building Beloved Community.
We Care for, Nurture and Support the Spiritual Growth of One Another:
We Share Reverence for our Natural Environment and are dedicated to the
Respectful Stewardship of the Earth: and
We Work Together to Bend the Moral Arc of the Universe
Toward Justice, Fairness and Compassion.