Workshops and Seminars
- Book Discussion Series
3rd Sunday of the month, January 20, February 17, March 17, April 21, 2019. 9-10AM; Discovery Hall (one of the two back rooms)
Facilitated By: Dave Dunn & Lyn May
Thematic discussions of literary works relevant to our faith and our world.
January 20: Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
February 17: Muhammad – A Prophet for Our Time by Karen ...
- Soul Matters
1st Sunday of the month, February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, 2019. 9-10AM; Discovery Hall (one of the two back rooms)
Facilitated By: Dave Dunn and Guests
Discussion of the Soulmatters monthly themes. Soulmatters content will be made available monthly to participants.
February: 3: Trust
March 3: Journey
April 7: Wholeness
May 5: ...
- Traditional Witchcraft and Paganism
March 24, 31; April 7, 2019. Noon-1PM; UUMAN Sanctuary
Facilitated By: Colin Decker
This course is a brief introduction to modern paganism and witchcraft. We will cover the various types of pagan practices Wicca versus witchcraft and other practices. Discussions will include in depth explanations of the codes and ethics of the craft, the sabbats, ...
- Is This the Last Century?
April 28 and May 5, 2019. Noon-1PM; UUMAN Sanctuary
May 26, 2019. Noon-2pm; Phillipi home
Facilitated By: Gus Hadorn, Patrick Thompson, and Jennifer Phillippi
Five major topics including:
This Good Earth—the garden given, the garden created
A Very Inconvenient Truth—the state of our nest
Farmers, Poets and Lovers—voices of elders: Henry David Thoreau, John Muir, Aldo Leopold, Rachel Carson, Edward ...
- Life’s Excellent Adventure: Naming and Claiming Your Whole Person Health
Dates: November 18; December 2, 9, 16, 2018
Facilitated By: Dwana Bush, M. D.; Aleksandra Jeremic, MS, LPC
The Whole Person Health Assessment was developed over 25 years by Dr. Bush with input from scientific colleagues in the process of daily patient care. “We want more health, not just more health care”. Aleksandra Jeremic, a ...
- An Introduction to Islam
Dates: October 7, 21, 28; November 4, 2018
Facilitated By: Roswell Community Masjid
An introduction to Islam that will begin with the proper use of terminology relating to the religion. It will then introduce Muslim demographics and the universality of the faith. It will finally cover the basic values and beliefs of the religion and ...
- The Epic of Unitarianism
Dates: September 9, 16, 23, 30, 2018
Facilitated By: Dave Dunn
Rediscover our UU and liberal religious roots through a literary survey of the writings of prominent Unitarian and Universalists from the 16th – 21st centuries. How did we first part ways with the Catholic Church and the Protestant reformers? What is significant about the ...
- Faith Forward Inquirers Series
Dates: January 13, 20 and 27; February 3, 10, 17 and 24; March 3, 2019
Facilitated by: Brian Kohn
Why Unitarian Universalism? Why UUMAN? Faith Forward Inquirers Series aims to help those new to our community investigate our faith and our congregation and develop a strong and sound understanding of why they choose to be UU, and why ...