Thank you for visiting the Bismarck-Mandan Unitarian Universalist Congregation website! We are a fellowship of free minds, welcoming all--a beacon of enlightenment and sanctuary. We come from a variety of religious and secular backgrounds, hold a wide range of evolving beliefs, and come together seeking to build a better self, community, and world.
If you are seeking an inspirational religious home, please consider joining us as a guest at an upcoming service. When you visit, you will find:
We look forward to your visit!
Regular Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Welcome to the Bismarck Mandan Unitarian Universalist Fellowship & Church!
A Welcoming Congregation
Church is a place where you get to practice
what it means to be human. ~James Luther Adams
Sunday, June 5
CENSORSHIP AND BANNED BOOKS: CELEBRATE YOUR FREEDOM TO READ
Christine will provide an overview of censorship, relating to banned books in the past. Find out how many of these books you can identify, and rediscover the importance of having the freedom to read.
Christine Kujawa is a member of this Bismarck-Mandan UU Fellowship. She is a librarian and served as the Head of the Intellectual Freedom Committee of the ND Library Association for several years.
Sunday, June 12
LIVING IN A WORLD OF KINDNESS
Join award winning singer and songwriter Joe DeMasi as he presents a musical program that will inspire, delight, and entertain as well as focus on seven principles of our faith.
Sunday, June 19--Father's Day
JP Holmes, Derek Lowstuter, Don Morrison, and Karen Van Fossan
All are invited to our welcoming congregation as we honor the spirit of Pride in our local communities, remember the victims in Orlando, and share an authentic reflection on the fathers and father figures--of any gender--in our lives.
Sunday, June 26
AN AROMATIC JOURNEY THROUGH THE SEVEN PRINCIPLES
What do aromatic plants have to do with the seven principles? Join Cathy Breiner as she shows us how our sense of smell and aromatic plants (in the form of essential oils) can help deepen our relationship with the 7 UU principles. She will also discuss how the 7 principles apply to her healing practice.
Cathy is a Certified Aromatherapist with well over 300 hours of training. She is the owner of Prairie Zen Botanicals and offers a variety of healing services including aromatherapy consultations and Reiki. Cathy is married to Paul Breiner and together they have four children.
~Summer Programs 2016 Reminder~
Please note that UU services will resume on Sundays all summer at 10:30 am (same time). We will continue with the same format, including story for all ages. There will be no formal children's religious education until after Labor Day; however, child care (nursery) and children's activity bags will be available each Sunday during the summer.