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?"
Sunday, April 29 : "Emerging after the Flames: the Spirit of Fire Ecology"
Many of us have a deep sense of connection to the natural world and turn to nature for spiritual renewal and reflection – what does it mean for us when the natural world where we live is a fire zone? In this service Rev. Caitlin will draw on her past as a nature educator to explore the spiritual lessons of fire ecology.. This service will be led by Rev. Caitlin Cotter Coillberg.
Reflecting on Earth Day, 2018. On this day after Earth Day, 2018, let’s focus on the Earth and on Nature. At this meeting we’ve got an opportunity to voice our hopes, thoughts and personal experiences, as we search for positive ways forward. Read more>>
POTLUCK GAME NIGHT FRIDAY, APRIL 27
What could be more UU than board games and a potluck dinner? Bring a dish to share and your own tableware. Read more>>
ALLIANCE MEETS FRIDAY, MAY 4
The Alliance invites you to a program “Power Against Fraud” on Friday, May 4 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in Parish Hall. This presentation by the District Attorney’s office will discuss financial abuse of seniors. Read more>>
MONTHLY VEGAN POTLUCK MEETS SATURDAY, MAY 5
Our next vegan potluck will start at 4:15 p.m. in Blake Lounge. The commitment for participation is to contribute food that is totally plant-based, i.e., totally vegan. Read more>>