Congregational Meeting — December 2016

Our next congregational meeting for Northwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation will be held on Sunday, December 11th following the service. The meeting agenda is included below, as well as the minutes from our May meeting and our proposed vision statement. This is an exciting time at Northwest as we consider our vision and how to move that vision into action. I […]

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Grief is grief and loss is loss

Just as pets offer us love, companionship, and other valuable lessons while they are with us, they also offer us valuable opportunities to learn to deal with loss and grief in healthy ways. Grief is grief and loss is loss. No matter the scale it’s all consuming, and those small windows of experience help us perceive larger vistas. Perception gained from weathering the loss of a pet develops a muscle for compassion which helps us empathize with folks experiencing things we cannot yet imagine — and that compassion makes the grief more manageable for those grieving.

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Pride Parade 2016

UU’s from all over the metro Atlanta area met downtown on Sunday, October 9, to participate in the biggest Gay Pride Parade in the southeast US. Our contingent of yellow “Standing on the Side of Love” t-shirts brought loud cheers, smiles and high fives from many people lining the streets of the parade route. Signs that declared UU’s belief in […]

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August 6: Highbeams Bring High Energy Folk Rock Performance to Hungry Ear Coffee House(TM)

Don’t miss the August 6 program by Highbeams, a trio of brothers who play emotive, high energy Folk Rock. Since their first show on New Year’s Eve 2012, the band has captured audiences all over the Southeast with their warm, personable stage presence and rich three-part harmonies. Highbeams trio comprise Adam Pendlington, Ian Pendlington, and Stephen Quinn. You can see their photos and […]

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LashBrooks, April 2

Our Sanctuary becomes the Hungry Ear Coffee House on the first Saturday of each month. Doors open at 7:30 pm; the performance starts at 8:00. A $5 donation is requested and canned goods for the Community Assistance Center are always welcome.

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Bob Bakert on January 2

Bob Bakert has lined up some very talented friends to perform with him at the Hungry Ear on New Year’s weekend. Bob Bakert’s style is acoustic, Pop, R&B, and light jazz. On Saturday, he will be accompanied by Chris Riggenbach on bass, Mark Tucker on piano, and Mark Letalien on drums. Bob has served as the wonderful producer, host and […]

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