Welcome

Welcome to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring. We are a liberal faith community made up of people of all ages from many backgrounds, theologies, identities, and cultures. We affirm each person’s inherent worth and dignity, honor wisdom from many religious traditions, and we practice our faith by serving our neighbors and doing justice together. We are committed to dismantling racism in ourselves and our congregation and growing into an ever more diverse, multicultural congregation.

For information on our Worship Services, including how to participate live or view past services, go to UUCSS Worship.

 

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Announcements

May 2022 Member Spotlight – Steve Leete

Prepare for an adventure when you talk to Steve Leete.  The subject may be music, dramatics, tech management at UUCSS, orbiting power generators, religious personification of natural forces, or human colonies in space.  The last topic is a longstanding interest.   As a teenager Steve saw the turmoil of the 70s and was looking for a way that he could make a…

April 2022 Member Spotlight – Jeffrey Noel-Nosbaum

Jeffrey grew up in Takoma Park and has lived there most of his life. His mother is Presbyterian and his father is Catholic. For most of his early years, his family attended Takoma Park Presbyterian Church for services and Sunday school. When the time for First Communion approached, his father wanted him and his siblings…

March 2022 Member Spotlight – Ann Walk

Ann Walk is not your typical UUCSS member. She lives in Michigan and has never lived in Maryland. An invitation from childhood friend Deborah Thornton to attend an online service led to a realization that we are her tribe. Since then, she has been a resolute attender and even helped with a church cleanup when…

February 2022 Volunteer Spotlight – Fred Teal

Fred Teal grew up attending a Southern Presbyterian church in Washington DC.  Beliefs were very rigid there as well as in his home. The church was not a source of comfort and acceptance.  He graduated from the University of Maryland with a liberal arts degree and was drafted into the US Army in the fall…

January 2022 Volunteer Spotlight – Deborah Sorensen

Deborah Sorensen grew up in Texas and was highly involved in her local Methodist Church.  It had a personable pastor with a fine sense of humor and a good youth group.  That changed when the family moved to a rural location that did not have the same sense of home.  After moving out of the family home she became more interested in…