Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring
We are a progressive, warm, and energetic faith community, committed to upholding the inherent worth and dignity of every person, and safeguarding the fragile balance of our environment. Learn more about our congregation and visitor information.
Rev. Dr. Leon Dunkley shares this letter, "The Fires of Ferguson."
Join us for Worship Service at 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. This week's sermon topic, led by Rev Dr. Leon Dunkley, is "What is Your Truth?" Coffee hour is held between the services at around 10:45 a.m.
Come Camping with UUCSS members May 29th to 31st at at the Beautiful Patapsco Valley State Park! Learn more.
Join the Adult RE Committee and local members of Coming To The TABLE for a discussion, “It Happened at the TABLE” (Taking America Beyond the Legacy of Enslavement), May 31, following the 2nd service. Learn about this organization's work on behalf of all those who wish to acknowledge and heal wounds from racism that is rooted in the United States’ history of slavery.
UUCSS Annual Meeting, June 7th, 12:45 p.m. All church members welcome and urged to attend! Suggestions for resolutions are due to the Board of Trustees by Wednesday, May 20th. Sign language interpreters will be provided upon request. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, May 24. To register for child care, sent email with names/ages of children and allergy information to email@example.com by Sunday, May 31st.
- UnMasking Okokon Udo, Friday, June 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the UUCSS Sanctuary. Hosted by the UUCSS Diversity Team. Tickets are available online and at coffeehour. ASL interpretation will be available if requested by June 4. For more information about the show or to learn about the two-day UnMasking DiscoveryWorkshop (June 20-21), contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Our Summer Worship Schedule begins on Father's Day (June 21st) and continues through Labor Day. Only One Service is held at 10:30 a.m. starting June 21st.Services are interpreted in American Sign Language. Nursery Care and Religious Education for children through grade 12 are offered during the summer worship services. An informal coffee hour follows the service.
- Reverend Liz is on Sabbatical until September 13th. Here's a Guide.
Learn more about these and other upcoming events, annoucements and meetings. and get an overview of activities and groups in our "What's Happening at UUCSS?" booklet.
UUCSS Special Initiatives
|Below are some of the priorities UUCSS supports.|
American Sign Language (ASL) interpreting services are provided year round for Sunday morning worship in the Sanctuary; at the 11:30 a.m. service (note new schedule, as of May 3rd, 2015) from Labor Day to Father's Day, and at the 10:30 a.m. service during the summer. An interpreter will also be available during Coffee Hour each week.
ASL Interpreting services for Children's Religious Education (RE) classes may be provided on the 3rd and 4th Sundays of each month at 9:30 am. Requests must be received Monday prior to the Sunday RE class requiring interpreting services. To submit a request, please contact email@example.com
View short videos showing how to sign the congregational statements used within our worship services. We encourage everyone to learn to sign these short statements.
|UUCSS is a Green Sanctuary. Learn more about we're doing, individually and as a church, to help us be better stewards of the Earth.|
UUCSS welcomes and celebrates the lives of all people regardless of sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identification. Learn more.
|Learn about the Unitarian Universalist Association at www.uua.org.|