Community. Courage. Love. Diversity. Generosity. Joy. These are the cornerstones of our congregation. Since 1876, the Unitarian Society has been a beacon of progressive religion in Santa Barbara. If you are seeking a religion that speaks to your mind as well as your heart, a spiritual community with doors wide open to the world, you are welcome here. To quote the poet Mary Oliver, "What will you do with your one wild and precious life?"



Summer Camps 2019

In our Superheroes for Justice camp, kids find their own super power and become superheroes for change! Our social justice camp first helps kids learn to hear their inner voice of fairness. Then how to use those powers to be a heroes for change. Our Better than Sex Ed camp uses the values of respect, responsibility, and inclusiveness to provide comprehensive sexual education and an opportunity for teens to express their identities, confusion, and concerns. Click here to find out more!

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Next Sunday

Sunday, April 21 | Rev. Julia Hamilton

"The Resurrected Earth" This year, Easter Sunday and Earth Day coincide. What does it mwan to look for resurrection when the earth is in crisis?

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  • Apr 9 Tuesday
    2019 WEF Grant Announced

    The Women's Empowerment Fund is pleased to announce that the 2019 grant has... Read All...

  • Apr 24 Wednesday
    A Community Celebration — Passover Seder, April 24

    You are invited to participate in this joyous event and join in the... Read All...

  • Jan 9 Wednesday
    Solidarity and Compassion Project Comes to USSB!

    The second Wednesday of every month from 7:00 to 8:30 pm in Parish... Read All...

  • Jan 2 Wednesday
    Drop-in Weekly Meditation

    Meditation Group Join us Wednesday evenings in the Sanctuary from 5:15 to 6:00 p.m.... Read All...


Generosity is the flower of justice.
Nathaniel Hawthorne

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