“Lunch and Learn” Potlucks Continue — 10 and 17 March 2019

The All Souls Committee on Ministry will continue hosting “Lunch and Learn” Potlucks on 10 and 17 March 2019.

In an ongoing effort to bring more members into full engagement with church life, the Committee on Ministry will host “Lunch and Learn” potlucks for discussion of the book Moving on from Church Folly Lane by Rev. Robert T. Latham.

The potlucks sessions will take place on 10 and 17 March 2019 immediately after our worship service.

Child care will be provided for the discussion part of the event.

For more information, contact Amanda Lawrence at 318-402-3314 or via email here.

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3 February 2019 Worship Service and Religious Education for Children and Youth

Please join us on Sunday (3 February 2019) at 11:00 AM for “The Four Limitless States of Mind” by Larry Androes

Larry Androes — teacher of the Saturday sitting Buddhist meditation — will be here to speak to us on the Four Limitless States of Mind: Metta (lovingkindness); Karuna (Compassion); Mudita (empathy) and Upekkha (equanimity).

Please join us to hear a speaker who shares these teachings with great compassion, joy, and humor.

Religious education classes for children and youth are offered during the 11:00 AM service.  Children and youth attend the first 15-20 minutes of the service and then are dismissed to class.

Please stay with us after this worship service for a “Lunch and Learn” potluck with the Committee on Ministry.

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“Lunch and Learn” Potlucks — 3 and 10 February 2019

The All Souls Committee on Ministry will be hosting “Lunch and Learn” Potlucks on 3 and 10 February 2019.

In an ongoing effort to bring more members into full engagement with church life, the Committee on Ministry will host “Lunch and Learn” potlucks for discussion of the book Moving on from Church Folly Lane by Rev. Robert T. Latham.

The first two sessions will take place on 3 and 10 February 2019 immediately after our worship service.

Child care will be provided for the discussion part of the event.

For more information, contact Amanda Lawrence at 318-402-3314 or via email here.

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Special Congregational Meeting (13 January 2019)

  • From:  Jeff Gauger  (All Souls Board Secretary)
  • To:  All Members, Inactive Members, and Friends
  • Subject:  Announcement of Special Congregational Meeting

In accordance with the Bylaws of our church, and as Secretary of the Board, I hereby announce that All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church will hold a congregational meeting in the sanctuary.

Date / Time:  Sunday, 13 January 2019 / 12:15 PM

Agenda:

  • Vote on 2019 Budget (postponed from 16 December 2018)
  • Elect three members to Nominating Committee

Please make every effort to attend.

All active members should attend this meeting or give their proxies to those who can attend.

Inactive members and friends of the church are invited and encouraged to participate but bylaws stipulate that only those members who have been active 30 days or longer may vote.

We must have a quorum — childcare provided.

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Congregational Meeting (16 December 2018)

  • From:  Jeff Gauger , Board Secretary
  • To:  All Members, Inactive Members, and Friends
  • Subject:  Announcement of Congregational Meeting

In accordance with the Bylaws of our church and as Secretary of the Board, I hereby announce that All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church will hold a Congregational Meeting in the sanctuary.

  • Date:  Sunday, 16 December 2018
  • Time:  12:15 PM

Agenda

  • Vote on 2019 Budget
  • Elect three members to Nominating Committee

Please make every effort to attend.  All active members should attend this meeting or give their proxies to those who can attend.

Inactive members and friends of the church are invited and encouraged to participate, but bylaws stipulate that only those members who have been active 30 days or longer may vote.

We must have a quorum.

Childcare provided.

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Building and Grounds Work Day (10 November 2018)

Please join us on Saturday (10 November 2018) from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for our monthly building and grounds work day.

On the second Saturday of each month is our building and grounds work day.

Most of the work on our physical space is done by you — the members and friends of All Souls.

We have tasks available for all ages and all levels of ability.

Stay the whole time or just an hour or so if your day is already full.

If you can’t stay, consider dropping off snacks for the crew.

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Building and Grounds Work Day (13 October 2018)

Please join us on Saturday (13 October 2018) from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for our monthly building and grounds work day.

Most of the work of maintaining our spiritual home is done by the members and friends of All Souls.

We have tasks for all ages and abilities — indoors and out.

One of the best ways to build community with your All Souls friends is to work side by side sprucing up our church home.

Come for the whole time or just for a little while — or if you can’t stay, consider dropping off some snacks for the crew.

We appreciate any and all efforts to help — hope to see you Saturday!

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Congregational Meeting (20 May 2018)

  • From:  James Peck (Board Secretary)
  • To:  All Members, Inactive Members, and Friends

In accordance with the Bylaws of our church and as Secretary of the Board, I hereby announce that All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church will hold a Congregational Meeting in the sanctuary.

Date / Time: Sunday, 20 May 2018 / 12:15 PM

Agenda

  • Elect four members of the board (Vice President, Secretary, and two members at-large).
  • Elect two members to the Committee on Ministry.
  • Vote on proposed changes to Church Bylaws.

Please make every effort to attend.

All active members should attend this meeting or give their proxies to those who can.

Inactive members and friends of the church are invited and encouraged to participate.  Bylaws stipulate that only those members who have been active 30 days or longer may vote.

We must have a quorum — childcare provided.

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Building and Grounds Work Day — 19 May 2018

Please join us on Saturday (19 May 2018) from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for our monthly building and grounds work day.

Tasks indoors and out — for all ages and abilities.

Stay the whole time or stay as long as you can.

If you can’t stay, please consider dropping off some snacks for the volunteers.

If you have a chainsaw, please bring it.  We have downed trees and limbs that need our attention.

Inside — the social hall, sanctuary, and classrooms can always use some sprucing up.

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Building and Grounds Work Day (10 February 2018)

Please join us on Saturday (10 February 2018) from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for our monthly building and grounds work day.

The maintenance of our congregation’s building and grounds is — in very large part — in our hands.

Other than basic weekly cleaning and yard maintenance, the people who tend to the sustenance of our facility — inside and out — are our members and friends.

Join us for the whole time, or just an hour, as you are able.

Can’t stay?  Consider dropping off snacks for the crew.

Any and all help is appreciated.

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