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Special Social Justice Presentation: Human Rights in Iraqi-Kurdistan

Professor Randolph Haluza-DeLay (Sociology, The King’s University) will speak about his participation in in a learning tour to Northern Iraq with the human rights agency Christian Peacemaker Teams last year. Kurdistan straddles the borders of Iraq, Iran, Syria & Turkey. The Kurds have been victimized by these countries, facing genocide just 3 decades ago and …

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SOUNDING BOARD NOTES for March 2019

Here are some of the Highlights of the March 4, 2019 Westwood Board Meeting: Our Westwood Winter Buster fundraiser event was a great success financially, socially, and gastronomically! KUDOS to the Fundraiser Committee, to the many volunteers, and to all folks who attended! We planned for upcoming What’s Next Workshops which include two options: 1)All …

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United States of Africa

The Westwood Social Justice Committee hosts Movie Night 7:00 PM – Friday April 12th Please pass the word and bring a friend! Thought provoking films Discussion Refreshments African hip hop pioneer Didier Awadi is on a quest to craft an album that pays tribute to the great black revolutionary leaders and their struggle to realize …

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Westwood … What’s Next?

Westwood Unitarian Congregation

Our Goal:  To discern & design: “A Thriving Future for Westwood Unitarian” – that is Relevant, Meaningful, Pluralistic, Sustainable & Transformative We are spending this year looking at ‘all the things’ – holding our decisions until the end, when we have gathered all the information & heard from all the people.  * * * * …

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From the Minister’s Study May 2019

From the Minister’s Study Seasons of Growth We are heading into one of my favourite times of year – when all the sprouts and buds appear, and the sweet bright greens begin to flood the landscape. Growth is evident EVERYWHERE!  For many, this is nourishing and inspiring. Vegetable gardens are going in, flowers are once again …

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Learn, Grow, Commit

Saturday, March 30 in St. Albert. Details are in the RISE March newsletter. RISE – Reconciliation In Solidarity Edmonton, in partnership with the Art Gallery of St. Albert and the City of St. Albert present In This Together: An honest chat about reconciliation since the TRC. Five years after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission held …

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What should the theme be for the next CUC national conference?

CUC 50th Anniversary

The next National Conference is in Halifax NS, hosted by the Universalist Unitarian Church of Halifax, and held over the Victoria Day weekend of May 15 – 17, 2020. The conference planning teams would like YOUR input into deciding on the theme for the conference. We’d like input from everyone who is invested in our …

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