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Rev. Lyn Cox

UUCSS’s Response to COVID-19

Pastoral Update, March 12, 2020A Message from Rev. Lyn Cox for the UU Church of Silver Spring Dear Ones, My heart is with you during this ever-shifting time. With regard to the COVID-19 virus, we are seeing more confirmed cases in Maryland, and we are seeing in other communities how choices made early on can…

Lobby with the Green Sanctuary Committee

Green Sanctuary is inviting you to join members of our committee in lobbying MD legislators face-to-face on important climate change bills in Annapolis.   Two major opportunities are coming up in February.  1. The Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) is organizing a Lobby Night on President’s Day, Feb 17th, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm What: Join…

Youth Trip to Boston

April 9-13, 2020 The youth of UUCSS will be traveling to Boston to explore the roots of our UU faith. This is a great opportunity for our youth to deepen their understanding of Unitarian Universalism, and it’s lots of fun. The journey is open to all UUCSS youth in grades 9-12, whether they have been…

Emergency Closure Notifications

Winter weather is upon us! Here is what you need to know about how UUCSS staff and lead volunteers will get the word out in case of an emergency closure: If the Montgomery County Schools are closed, UUCSS is closed.  The minister has the final say about closing the campus for inclement weather, particularly on…

Christmas Eve Services

All are welcome to join Christmas Eve worship services on December 24. The Family Service meets at 6:00pm and features a pageant. This year, we’re celebrating “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” a story about simple joys and bringing meaning to this holiday. ASL interpretation will be available at the 6:00pm service. In between the services, there…

Blue Holidays Healing Circle

December 8, 12:30 p.m. Join Rev. Lyn and the Lay Ministers in a contemplative, participatory worship service that addresses grief and other complex emotions that we bring into the winter holidays. There will be music, sharing, and silence as we face the difficulties and dwell in the mystery together.

Conversations for Liberation

December 15, 12:00-2:00 p.m. How will we move our faith forward toward greater justice? This is a central question for Unitarian Universalism, and one that participants at this year’s UUA General Assembly engaged with in facilitated small group discussions. The UUA and several partner organizations have invited congregations to continue the conversation, and to continue…