Northwest Opens Doors to Film Crew

Crew filming inside the sanctuary

The Northwest sanctuary was transformed into a film set for the production company Band of Artists (BOA). Based in Los Angeles, New York and Atlanta, BOA was seeking a church location to shoot a segment of their web series called FreeFall. The web series, entering its second season, is a crime drama that follows the lives of a group of […]

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Congregational Retreat, Nov. 7-9

Mark your calendars for Northwest’s annual retreat at The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center in Highlands, N.C., November 7-9. Early registrants get discounted rates: $160 per adult for the weekend (down from $190); youth (ages 13-17), $64, and children (ages 4-12), $40. The Northwest scholarship for The Mountain retreat is available for those who need it. If you have any questions, ideas for workshops or would like to conduct one, […]

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Bioavailability and the World’s Carbon Footprint

There is very interesting thinking on our world community excerpted below from the  Global Footprint Network that holds that nations which have been early adopters of dealing with limited resources will be able to handle the challenges ahead much better than those countries who drag their feet. Each community will have to do the “green thing” for its own survival. And, those that […]

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UUWomenSpirit Fall Event, Oct. 15-19

The Rhythm of Being UUWomenSpirit Fall Event starts with the Institute on October 15-17 ($250) and continues with the Gathering on October 17-19 ($250). Price includes all meals, lodging, and programming at The Mountain Retreat & Learning Center; Highlands, NC.  These programs are open to all women,18 years and older. Workshop topics include Fierce Feminine Archery, Rhythmic Wisdom Frame Drumming, Cultivating Your Life’s […]

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UUA Southern Region Fall Multi-track Training, Oct. 10-12

The UUA’s Southern Region Training will be held at Sumatanga Camp and Conference Center in Gallant, AL on October 10-12. The workshop tracks include: Time, Talent, and Treasure: A Stewardship Primer with Rev. Susan Smith Tools of UU Faith Development with Jessica York Re-imagining Worship for the 21st Century with Rev. Carlton Smith Sharing Personal Journeys Across the Media Spectrum (a […]

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SOS for the CAC Food Pantry

The CAC Food Pantry shelves are nearly empty and food donations are greatly needed.The pantry usually runs short of food in the summer months and as a result supplies are extremely low at this time. Please donate non-perishable foods or make a financial contribution online where your dollar goes further when CAC buys in bulk. Most needed items include canned vegetables, […]

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DTP for Planned Parenthood and Get Involved!

As part of our national UU Reproductive Justice CSAI, Northwest’s Social Justice ministry is excited to partner with Planned Parenthood Southeast this month! Come  to Second Hour with open minds and hearts as we learn how we can get involved in PPSE’s initiatives to improve the lives and health of women in our local communities. Catherine Smith (PPSE Legislative Manager) […]

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Time to Feed the Northwest Piggybank

It’s the beginning of another church season. Everyone is returning from vacation or parts unknown. With everyone out and about during the summer, our coffers are a little low right now.  It’s part of the normal cycle and not a crisis, but we do need your pledge payments. It is time to open up that checkbook for Northwest. Thanks in advance for your […]

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Stewardship Kick-off, September 21

All Northwest members and friends are invited to join Stewardship Ministry team leaders Pam & Brian Freeman and members of the Stewardship Team as we kickoff the 2014-15 program year on Sunday, September 21, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. We will meet at the home of Rev. Terry Davis & Gail Hyde for good food and conversation. We’ll provide […]

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