UUFLKN MEETING DECEMBER 6th

IMPORTANT NOTE: We will continue to take donations for the Ada Jenkins food pantry at each meeting. There will be a buggy near our meeting room that you can drop your donations in. Some of things that they need the most are shampoo, deodorant, and toothpaste.  Please check our web site www.uulakenorman.org under the Volunteer page for further info on what may be donated.

UU Fellowship of Lake Norman

Come and join us for spiritual nurturing, music, talk and discussion at our next meeting Sunday December 6th. Doors will open at 10:30 am with the meeting starting at 11:00 followed by refreshments and conversation. Our featured speaker for our upcoming meeting will be Paul Gibbs. The title of his talk is:

The title of his talk is:

“Buddhist concepts, making sense out of suffering.”

Synopsis

The focus of the talk will concentrate on connecting Buddhists concepts.Exploring the relationships between seeking wisdom, developing concentration, and living ethically.Along with an explanation of the 8 fold path and how it relates to ethics, mental cultivation and generosity.

Don’t forget about

“Evensong” – 4th session Sunday evening Dec. 6th 7 – 9 pm

Led by Rev. Amy Brooks

Evensong is a combination of worship and sharing (emphasis on sharing) for small groups like ours, to deepen their personal, spiritual understanding and build community through active listening.  Donations will be accepted during the gatherings. Also please try and arrive slightly before 7 so the session can start promptly.

Evensong: An Eight Week Series of Gatherings”

4th session – The Human: What Limits Do I Encounter?

1.   Beginning Together: Show and Tell (bring something to share)

2.   Religious and Spiritual Experiences

3.   The Divine: What Do I Really Want?

4.   The Human: What Limits Do I Encounter?

5.   The Messiah, the Christ, the Buddha, The Divine Made Manifest:  What Is Possible?  What Keeps Me Going?

6.   The Community: What Is Possible Together?

7.   Endings: How Do I Live with Loss and Death?

8.   Ministry: What Is My Ministry?  What Am I Called to Do in the World?

Please feel free to contact Jeff at uulakenorman@gmail.com or Rev. Brooks at amyakosua@roadrunner.com if youhave any questions about this new program.

All are welcome regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, ability or economic status
We are a liberal faith community.

Note: CHILD CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME

Peace!

uulakenorman.org 704-779-0533

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