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NOW AVAILABLE for $15–Tending the Flame: A history of Liberal Religion in Kansas City

Tending the Flame: A History of Liberal Religion in Kansas City is a comprehensive history of All Souls UU Church —  the years of success and the  years of disaster (natural and man-made); the ministers — much loved and respected, and others largely forgotten. You can pick it up at church for $15 or if you […]

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“The Giver and the Gift” December 24, 2017, with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

A Humanist perspective on the story of Ebeneezer Scrooge and the meaning of Christmas in a secular society. Charles Dickens was a Unitarian, with a shrewd understanding of human psychology, and the transformation that occurs in his Christmas ghost story is anything but supernatural. This morning will be a time for thoughtful reflection amid the […]

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Social Responsibility Board

Social Responsibility Board (SRB) began in 2005 as an effort to coordinate and grow the organized social justice efforts of All Souls. SRB evolved slowly till today the member groups meet bimonthly to coordinate our activities calendar, encourage idea development and project growth, and to guide the use of church space by outside justice organizations. […]

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–Space Requests

Simple Room Reservations for meetings can be Made at this link. This is perfect when all you need is a room for a meeting with little to no special requests.   Space Reservations for events can be made at this link. Use this link when planning a meeting that will need more logistics like multiple […]

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“The Thin Veneer,” November 8, 2015, Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

Our own Unitarian hero Theodore Parker said it, back before America’s civil war, in a sermon on the moral condition of Boston: What keeps you from a course of crime?  Your Morality?  Your Religion?  Is it?  Take away your property, your home, your friends, the respect of respectable people; take away what you have received […]

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“And Know the Place for the First Time,” September 20, 2015, Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

    I have always had an odd appetite for spiritual absurdities.  Little cultural quirks that no one else worries about engage my radar, and appear to me full of unsuspected meaning.  For instance, did you know that this coming February, in San Francisco, will occur the 50th Superbowl game?  Maybe you did.  But did […]

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June 2015 Newsletter, the Flame

Click on the following to download the June newsletter: June 2015

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Forum, November 2, 10:00 am

“The Border Children – Why Do They Come?” with Judy Ancel Judy Ancel is President of The Cross Border Network which has been doing human rights work in Honduras since the 2009 coup. She’ll talk about the children on our doorstep and why this is blow-back from decades of disastrous U.S. policy.

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Odyssey, July 6, 10:00 am, Simpson House

“What’s It like to Visit Transylvania?” We’ll have a selection of people who first went to visit our partner village in ’91, ’94, ’04, ’12, and ’13–and they’ll share what that experience was like.   Maybe after this session with your friends, you’ll decide to put out $3000 for a new experience!  If you are interested, […]

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2014 Summer Camp

“Exploring our Values” All Souls Summer Camp: July 7—11, 2014 Monday: 5:30-8:30 (dinner included) Tues-Thurs: 6:00-8:30 (optional dinner at 5:30) Friday: 6:00-9:30 (optional dinner at 5:30) Join the Professors and the students of the Academy of the Sacred Flame for our All Souls annual summer camp! We will explore the values of truth, bravery, wisdom, […]

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