Below is a comprehensive listing of the many events and meetings at UUCSS.

May 16 - Appreciation Sunday

Appreciation Sunday – Rev. Kristin Grassel Schmidt and Marsha Thrall, Interim Director of Religious Exploration

Everyone who has served with UUCSS this year has helped us turn pandemic lemons into lemonade. This week we lift up in appreciation our RE teachers, Board, committees, councils, everyone who has helped us serve out our mission. We will give thanks for their resilience, flexibility, and dedication and consider how these hard-won lessons will…

Program Council

Please contact council@uucss.org for details, as meeting schedule and location are subject to change. The Program Council through its volunteer committees provides structure for church members to operate all the programs of the Church in conjunction with our professional leaders. The Council is led by the Board Vice President for Program and includes the Chairs of all…

Blessings of the Body – Rev. Kristin Grassel Schmidt

Throughout our lives our relationships with our bodies evolve and change as we age. This week in worship we will turn aside from the stories dominant culture would have us believe about our bodies and consider what our faith has to teach us about the preciousness of all bodies.

Bearers of Memory – Rev. Kristin Grassel Schmidt

This Memorial Day weekend we will honor those who have died in service to this country, remember the origins of this holiday, and consider the role of memory in ensuring that the mistakes of the past are not repeated.

Property Committee

Please contact property@uucss.org for details, as meeting schedule and location are subject to change. Monitors the requirements for maintenance, renovation and improvement of buildings and grounds. Working closely with the sexton, supervises and organizes the maintenance of church property. Manages the attractiveness of the church facility, gardens, and grounds. Helps the church to be energy-efficient and…

Administrative Operations Committee

Please contact aoc@uucss.org for details, as meeting schedule and location are subject to change. Supports the minister and staff in performing the administrative functions of the church. The committee is responsible for improving office procedures and making decisions about purchases, replacements, repairs and maintenance of all office equipment.

Rainbow Alliance Monthly Meeting

Rainbow Alliance now holds monthly meetings via Zoom on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM. Email RainbowAlliance@uucss.org to get the Zoom link for upcoming meetings and let us know if you would like to be included in our newsletter and email distribution. After a few short business items at each meeting, folks can share…

So Others Might Eat Donations

UUCSS supports So Others Might Eat (SOME) monthly by donations of food and other items. SOME is an interfaith, community-based organization that exists to help the poor and homeless of our nation’s capital. SOME meets the immediate daily needs of the people they serve with food, clothing, and health care. Donations of non-perishable foods and…

Green Sanctuary Meeting

If addressing climate change and promoting sustainable ways of living are issues important to you or if you want to learn more, come join the UUCSS Green Sanctuary Committee!  We welcome you! We meet at the church sanctuary on the first Monday of the month from 7:00 – 8:00 PM during the months of September…