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Going deep isn’t always easy or comfortable,
but the depths are where we find
meaning, growth, and transformation.
It isn’t dangerous, but it’s best done in groups.

Music by Kathy Shimberg & Peter Blue
Worship Associate Julian Pecenco
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For All UUSO Youth going into
7-12th Grade this Fall

There will be a Pizza Party Friday, Sept. 6 from 6-8pm, hosted by Rev. Craig and DRE Susan!

Let’s get together to regroup after a summer of adventures. We want to know what would make this next church year the very best for you and we have some exciting ideas to share!

Come to the Olympia Brown House at 16 Ford Ave. Interested friends are also welcome. Please RSVP so we know how much pizza to order. Text or call me at 607-643-1927. You can also send me an email at Please share this message with any 6-12th graders or UUSO adult youth advisers who might want to come.

Hope to see you soon!
Susan Ryder
UUSO Director of Religious Education


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Be Honest and Kind

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Grow and Learn Together

Upcoming Services

September 1
Musical Meaning for Manic Times
Paul Carter
A musician and musicologist sermonizes musically and musically delivers a sermon.

September 8
Inside Every Drop
Ingathering and Water Communion

Rev. Craig Schwalenberg
*Stay Together Sunday

Kahlil Gibran wrote “In one drop of water 
are found all the secrets of the oceans;...”
Every drop of water is a mystery,
a sacred revelation, and a blessing.

Please bring your sample of sacred water
to join together in our water communion.



September 15
"Are You Comfortable?"
Rev. Craig Schwalenberg
Children's Worship “The Tree of Life” in OBH

“Those who are not hungry for Justice,
are probably too full on Privilege.”
In the wider world and in our every day,
our comfort comes at a price.

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