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Hikers have been found!

The hiking group will be gathering together at the church on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 9 AM to prepare to carpool to Solstice Canyon for an easy 2.1 mile round trip hike. The trail […]


Return of Dining for Dollars?

As our church returns to in-person worship services, and things begin to feel something like normal again, some of us are wondering if we are ready for Dining for Dollars to return. Remember all the enjoyable company, the entertaining and edifying conversations and the lovely diversity of food prepared by our fellow congregants in the spirit of community? Do you miss it? Miss it enough to participate in a new round of D4$ this summer? Share your thoughts with the committee via a brief Survey. […]

Faith In Action

Poor People’s Campaign Rally

Four of us (2 UUSMers, Deirdre and Roberta) drove from church to Los Angeles City Hall on Monday, May 16 to join nearly 1,000 people for the western region’s mobilization tour stop of the Poor […]


May 2022 Worship Services

We as Unitarian Universalists look forward to being with you in person or in spirit on Sunday mornings at 10:30 am. With this month’s worship theme of Nurturing Beauty, we continue to develop our spiritual practice of co-creating beloved community together. […]

From Our Minister

From Our Minister: Nurturing Beauty

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding […]

Len, Ernie, and Marguerite

Memorial Finale for Pipes Distinguished Lecture Series

The Pipes Lecture Series will have its Finale on Saturday, May 7 at 5:30 pm in the Sanctuary with memorials to three pillars of the lecture series committee, Leonard Adler, Rev. Ernie Pipes, and Marguerite Spears. Entertainment will be provided by accomplished gospel musicians Linda Alvarez, Severn Behnen, and William Bryant. […]

Church History by Charles Haskell

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