Sunday Service June 11: Field Trip!

Join us for a celebration to wrap up spring adult RE program, “Hungry for Change.”  We are planning a tour of the MOON Co-op Market.  We can purchase a picnic and then tour Linda Amspaugh’s garden at  4983 Stillwell Rd, Oxford, where we’ll gather for fellowship, food and fun.  Coordinator: Ann Fuehrer.


What can we do to simplify our work, our houses, and our lives? Several opportunities and challenges will be presented. Please come join in the discussion, and make suggestions that we all can act on. Service leader: Linda Amspaugh.

Sunday Service-April 30: “#NoDAPL: Why We Take The Stand We Do”

April 30:  “#NoDAPL: Why We Take The Stand We Do” Lydia Yellow Hawk, an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in SD and President of the Native American Student Association at Miami University-Hamilton, will share with us the activities of the organization in support of the Water Protectors at Standing Rock in North Dakota. … Continued

Sunday Service-April 23: “Stewardship of Local Waterways”

In celebration of Earth Day, Dr. Donna McCollum, Prairie/Forest/Wetland Conservationist and Retired Educator, will share with us perspectives gained from her work creating the Edge of the Farm Conservation Area, managing the Butler County Stream Team, and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Three Valley Conservation Trust.  This is the second … Continued

Sunday Service-April 9: “Literally Literacy: The Spirit of Library Week”

April 9 to 15 is National Library Week.  The theme of National Library Week this year is “Libraries Transform.”  Come join Diane Wright as we consider the legacy and future of libraries, and what their lessons are for us as Unitarian Universalists.  Service Leader:  Drew Ruther.

Sunday Service: April 2 – “Ohio Justice and Policy Center”

J. “Yaacov” Delaney will present information about the mission of the Ohio Justice and Policy Center in Cincinnati.  The goal of the OJPC “is to create fair, intelligent, redemptive criminal-justice systems through zealous client-centered advocacy, innovative policy reform, and cross-sector community education.”  OJPC leads in serving the needs of people directly affected by the criminal … Continued

Sunday Service-March 26: “This I Believe: Children’s Edition.”

This I Believe is an organization that encourages people to write about and share the core beliefs that guide their daily lives.  In our non-creedal faith community at Hopedale we have a wide range of beliefs.  What do our children believe?    Let’s turn a service over to the children and hear from them.  Service Leader: … Continued