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Service, February 1, 11:15 am

“Whose Are We?” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons Even UUs of long standing are often stumped by the question, “What does your faith believe, or believe in?”  Responding to such a question challenges not only our vocabulary, but our religious identity.  Today, some thoughts about how to start building an authentic answer.

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UU Forum, February 1, 10:00 am

“Envisioning a Kansas City Cultural District” with Catherine Futter Imagine  midtown Kansas City with a vibrant cultural district with enhanced public spaces in neighborhoods and institutions. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is working to help develop such a plan and is inviting the community to take part in envisioning possibilities. Catherine Futter is the Uhlmann Senior Curator of Architecture, Design […]

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“Deposed Royalty,” January 18, 2015, Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

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“Starting Over, Yet Again,” January 4, 2015, Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

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“Special Effects,” December 21, 2014, Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

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UU Forum, January 25, 10:00

“Nutritional Issues in our Industrial Food System” with Carolyn Skelton, R.D.N. Carolyn, a Registered, Licensed Dietician works at the Cerner Corp. Health Clinic and volunteers as the Wellness Coordinator for the K.C. Food Circle.  She will discuss nutritional deficiencies in commodity based, processed food, and how we can protect ourselves with locally grown and organic […]

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UU Forum, January 18, 10:00 am

“State of the City Address” with Mayor Sly James Following a quarter century tradition, Mayor of Kansas City Sly James will deliver his annual State of the City address.  He will review the City’s accomplishments and challenges over the past year, and his priorities and expectations for the coming year.

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UU Forum, January 11, 2015, 10:00 am

“Why Climate Matters Most and Why We Need You” with John Kurmann John Kurmann is a regular at the All Souls Forum, and is lead coordinator for the local affiliate for 350.org, global grass roots climate action movement.  He will discuss why there really is a “too late” when it comes to avoiding a climate […]

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UU Forum, January 4, 2015, 10:00 am

“Your Rights and Law Enforcement” with Bill Raney, Jeff Mittman Bill Raney, member of All Souls and of the Missouri Board of Directors for the ACLU, and Jeff Mittman, executive director of the ACLU of Missouri, will discuss what people need to know when stopped by law enforcement.  Video and print clips from recent events […]

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Service, January 25, 11:15 am

“Enduring Grace” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons There is no doubt that religion has been a patriarchal enterprise for much of recorded human history, but the voices of women have always been present in the background, if anyone cared to listen.  This morning we consider the work of several women mystics, one Muslim and one Christian, […]

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