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Sunday, February 12, 2017

“Marriage that Works” – 9:15 and 11:00am
What does it take to form a lasting marriage partnership with another? Romance is nice. Common interests are nice. But these are not what will keep you going toward what songwriter Patty Griffin calls a “mad mission” to the finish line. Maintaining our personal identity while opening ourselves to the language of another’s heart are keys to a lasting union. Rev. Bret Lortie speaking.

          

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One Book, One Church

February 25, March 5 or March 26

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankin “throws a Molotov cocktail at the notion that a reduction of injus-tice is the same as freedom.” (NY Times) This book length poem about race and the imagi-nation is the chosen book for our coming discussions. You will not want to miss one of the discussions! You can find the book at Book H.

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UCE’s Got Talent!

Saturday, February 25, 6:30pm

Join us for a talent show sponsored by our Journeys students and mentors as a fundraiser for their Boston trip. Tickets are available at the special rate of $10 for adults (age 12 and up); $5 for children (age 5-11); maximum $25 for families. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

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Women Making Change

Saturday, March 25, 6:00pm

Celebrate Women’s History Month with dinner, conversation and a question: What can we learn from the sto-ries of black women in Evanston about the way forward? Speakers will include Dr. Cheryl Johnson-Odim, Morris (Dino) Robinson, Joanne Avery, Karli Butler and others. Sponsors include Shorefront Legacy Center, YWCA Evanston-Northshore and the Unitarian Church of Evanston (where the event will be held). All are welcome, details to follow. From the REAL team.