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“Failure to Attribute,” October 23, 2016 with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

The attribution of consciousness is the foundation of human moral understanding; without it, our guidance is theoretical, and our behavior may all too easily fall into the category that we term ‘inhuman’, which designates just exactly that failure to ascribe to others our own reaction to pain. Click here to watch the service or read the […]

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“Glass Ceilings and Locker Rooms,” October 16, 2016 with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

“It would be dishonest and disingenuous for me as a spiritual leader to go ahead with the service we had planned for this Sunday morning, and try to pretend that the women, and men, of this community are not sitting here with full and aching hearts, remembering all the things that so many of us […]

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New Pictorial Directory

Our goal is to get 100% of members included so we can easily recognize one another and build stronger connections within the church. By showing up for a quick photo shoot, you get a FREE pictorial directory and an 8×10 family portrait! We have a 2 WEEK window to take all the pictures, so plan […]

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“Lifelines,” January 17, 2015, Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

We cannot do the work of understanding the fault lines of racial divisions in our society and seeking greater justice without getting in touch with some deep and difficult feelings.  This is heart work, dealing with our fears, our shame, our grief, our suspicions and judgments, our frustrations, even our longings for redemption and hope, […]

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Black Lives Matter Banner Stolen and Replaced

Updated 3/27   Church Replaces Black Lives Matter Banner   Thank you to Jermaine Reed for speaking at our re-dedication of the replacement banner. Original sign was stolen & vandalized two months ago. Today, #AllSoulsKC ReDedicated #BlackLivesMatter Banner #Plaza pic.twitter.com/ZhKUxLhCHD — Jermaine Reed (@JermaineReed) March 27, 2016   Updated 3/26/16 Our new banner is up […]

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“Building Kansas City for the Future ​by Doing the Right Thing,”​ January 17th, 2016, Mayor Sly James

Links to media coverage of Mayor James’ talk are below.   ​Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Sly James discussed steps begun and under way to make Kansas City a better place to live, work and play for the future. This event is part of a long-standing tradition of a Forum presentation by the Kansas City Mayor in January every […]

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November 2015- Financials, Attendance, Solar Panels

November 2015 Pledged Income is $49,277—$25,027 over budget (103.2%). Total Donation Income is $52,429 ‐  $25,387 over budget (93.9%). Total Income is $59,721 ‐ $27,967 over budget (88.1%). Total Expenses are $39,992 ‐ $87 over budget (.2%). Total Income exceeds Total Expenses by $19,729—$27,880 over budget. Year to Date: Pledged Income is $130,397 ‐ $9,247 over budget (7.6%). Total Income is $222,204 ‐ $11,236 over […]

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The Coolest Thing

Good news for our ministerial intern Jordinn Nelson Long: The UUA Ministerial Fellowship Committee gave her a number 1 rating, meaning she qualified to be recommended for churches. She will be with us through the spring but she can now enter search for her next “real” ministerial home. All Souls, the Lawrence Fellowship, and The […]

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Volunteer for the 2016 Annual Auction March 12- Time, Talent, Treasure

Get lucky by volunteering! Contact Carrie Bader or Dori Bader at auction@allsoulskc.org. More information on the bulletin board.

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A Joy and a Privilege-Help the kids on Sunday Morning- Time, Talent

A Joy and a Privilege Do you want to experience more joy in your life? Come help with our religious education programs for an hour on Sunday mornings. Contact Rev. Judith Cady to explore how you can experience the joy and privilege of spending time with the wonderful children and youth of All Souls. 

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