Speaker: Ellen Macdonald

Books that Influence Us

Location: Phelps Park Shelter #1 Why do we read what we do? What did we read as children? There will be time to share your thoughts and favorite books. Bring title, author, and synopsis of how your favorite books have influenced you as a UUer Share-the-Plate – Our plate recipient for July/August is “Toys Go … Continue reading Books that Influence Us

November 19, 2017

Gratitude – The Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address with Decorah UU member Ellen Macdonald Many Native American tribes use some variation of this address.  Congregation members will read the sections which express gratitude to the Earth, Waters, Plants and more.  Based on a chapter of Braiding Sweetgrass, by Robin Wall Kimmerer. Annastacia Cowles, greeter