BERNARDSTON UNITARIAN CHURCH
A UUA Congregation in the historic |
1739 First Meetinghouse
welcoming people of all faiths and children!
Served by Rev. Steve Wilson
Music: Lynne Walker
Lay preacher: Dan Tinen
Coffee at 11:00 ~ Service at 11:30
A little birdy told me
Spring is coming!!
Sunday Mornings-Coffee at 11:00, Service at 11:30
April 4, 5:30 PM
FIRST SAT. with Steve: Pot Luck and Game Night. Come bring a pot luck dish to share your favorite board Game . Mo Spaulding has donated some Scrabble games. Mark and Annette will challenge any other Scrabble team!! (and we'll bring our Scrabble dictionary). We can also play your favorite CDs on our sound system. Hear any good songs lately?
Sunday, April 5:
6:30am Ecumenical Sunrise Service in Gill with Rev. Steve Wilson, 6:30am end of Munn's Ferry Road, Gill, MA
EASTER SERVICE AT THE MEETINGHOUSE:
11:30am Special Easter Service with Musician/Composer Jim Scott
Sunday, April 12, Arts and Activism Sunday: Special showing of the movie "Green Fire" - "Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time" The first of three Inspirational films we plan to show in celebration of Earth Day. Bring a friend! 11:30am
Sunday, April 19, Rev. Steve Wilson: "Earth Day": What A Wonderful World It was! Today we look back on a good planet, and the lessons that we have learned as we cross the threshold of the phrase “Before it’s Too late. As Kurt Vonnegut said. “We could have saved the planet. It is a shame we were too cheap. People are invited to share their fond recollections of the planet we used to live on. 11:30am
Saturday April 25th, 9am-4:30pm All day oil and acrylic workshop with Williamstown artist John MacDonald This workshop is limited to 12 and full at the moment. Another workshop is planned for August 29 with John Tomasetti and this is still open.
Sunday April 26, 11:30 am ~ Eric Wasileski presents his new book of poetry "Live Free (or die)" at coffee followed by another inspiring
Earth Day Movie "The Wisdom to Survive."
"practical, transformational, imaginative ways to bring about ......a more sustainable world."
Sunday, May 3 Barry Deitz: "The Unitarian Transcendentalists." 11:30am
Try out Dan's Franklin County UU YouTube Channel www.youtube.com/user/FranklinCountyUUs
Call 413 330-0807 for information or if you need to carpool to come to church or events.
Contact Rev. Steve Wilson if you have a pastoral need or would like a visit.- 617-852-2292
There's always something happening at
the Bernardston Unitarian Church
DVAA & our Meetinghouse Artists getting a special tour with Sen. Stan Rosenberg
No Pipeline through New England!
Climate Rally - 10:30 on the Meetinghouse steps.
Sunday February 17th in solidarity with the DC Rally and 350.org
Happy time on the church steps watching the parade!
"Sense of Place" Celebration. Sept. 22, Story telling, meetinghouse tours, parade float and artist reception
The "SHELTER: Dreams of Home Event" included a
panel of professionals speaking about housing, getting a home, keeping
a home and related issues.
The Art Exhibition accompanying a free community event held May 14, 2011 from 11am-8pm. The subject of the exhibition was "HOME" and all that the word evokes in our hearts, minds, and senses.
The Opening Reception to celebrate the artists held from 3-5 pm on the 14th followed by The Walter Mittys Band from 5- 8pm.
Keynote speaker Daniel Esty author of "Green to Gold"
Yale Professor and advisor to Pres. Obama
Eric Wasileski and Steve Wilson
Australian Send-off for Rev. Steve Wilson
Stay tuned for special events.
Find Us - Directions
Poetry by Nick Fleck
A history of the church from the 1600's
Honoring our Elders Over Eighty
Bernardston Unitarian Declaration of Fellowship:
We unite to affirm
that love is the spirit of this church
and service it's mission.
This is our great covenant:
To dwell together in peace,
To seek knowledge in freedom,
To give service to humanity.