Events

The Best of Myth at the Movies

10-06-2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm –

Movie discussion led by Dr. Richard Stromer
Cinema is a powerful and captivating medium for exploring the mythic, archetypal nature of our experience as human beings. This class will continue to explore the rich variety of mythic and archetypal themes and characters from the world of film.

This year’s series is The BEST of Myth at the Movies, where the most popular and mythically rich movies from our other years will be discussed.

See details at the link above.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin’s Cosmic Christ and C.G. Jung’s Self-Concept

10-31-2015 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm – An Experiential Workshop Led by Dr. Steven Herrmann Suggested Donation: $25 To register, email Lonnie Moseley or call (510) 655‐1444. This exciting and experiential workshop will help you find personal ways to embody the bold teachings of French Jesuit priest and mystical visionary, Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955), whose writings called for the blending of science […]

The Best of Myth at the Movies

11-03-2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm –

Movie discussion led by Dr. Richard Stromer
Cinema is a powerful and captivating medium for exploring the mythic, archetypal nature of our experience as human beings. This class will continue to explore the rich variety of mythic and archetypal themes and characters from the world of film.

This year’s series is The BEST of Myth at the Movies, where the most popular and mythically rich movies from our other years will be discussed.

See details at the link above.

Vespers

11-18-2015 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm – [Need a description of what these are like] Childcare is available by reservation.

Family Wednesday Night Supper & Vespers

11-19-2015 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Gather in the atrium over wine and snacks at 5:30 pm, dinner at 6 pm. Menu: Reservations: Email suppers@uucb.org or sign up outside the church office by 4 pm Monday. Limited availability for drop-ins. Cost: Adults $15 (includes wine, light snacks, dinner, and dessert); two adults + two children (12-18), $35. Children under 12 eat […]

AMAZING GRACE – Contra Costa Chorale

11-20-2015 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm – The concert will celebrate the rich musical heritage of the African and African-American cultures in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights March in Selma, the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War. The concert will feature African drummers and accompanist Cara Bradbury. Directed […]

Workshop: Paranormal Experiences: Can We Talk about Them in Our Religion?

11-21-2015 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm – Everyone has had or knows someone who has had a paranormal experience. Experiences that we’ve all heard about using some of these terms: ghosts, ESP, telekinesis, reincarnation, auras, psychics, prophetic dreams, mystical experiences, life after death, auditory messages. How do we talk about these “real,” albeit anecdotal, experiences? How do we listen to others who […]

Paranormal Experiences

11-21-2015 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm – Can we talk about them in our religion? Led by Lonnie Moseley, M.Ed. Suggested Donation: $10 – all donations go to UUCB To register, email Lonnie Moseley or call (510) 655‐1444. THE PARANORMAL: Events or phenomena that “seem to be” outside the bounds of established science. Everyone has had or knows someone who has had […]

Jhos Singer – “Food and Gratitude: The Jewish Art of Eating Thankfully”

11-22-2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Jhos Singer, Maggid/Congregational Leader of Chochmat HaLev, a Center for Jewish Spirituality in Berkeley; preacher, spiritualist and story teller; he’ll share some Jewish gastronomic and spiritual insights. Food and Gratitude: The Jewish Art of Eating Thankfully.