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Gun Laws Save Lives: How Massachusetts Became a Model for the Nation

Come learn how to protect constitutional rights while ensuring increased safety for all of us. On Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 10:30am, John Rosenthal, co-founder of Stop Handgun Violence,  will speak about Massachusetts’ gun laws, which his organization was instrumental

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Phone Bank and Postcards for Principles (PPP)!

Phone Bank and Postcards for Principles (PPP), Friday, January 26, 7pm: Put your Faith in Action! Be sure to bring your cell phone! We will have a list of folks you can call about various issues related to your UU

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Cape Cod Retreat 2018

One of the UUCIA’s favorite traditions is the all ages annual retreat. Members and friends of the UUCIA are invited to share a fun, relaxed weekend Friday, June 8 through Sunday, June 10 2018 at Cape Cod Sea Camps, on the shore

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Bigtime (with Merrimack Bend) Concert

On November 17, the UUCiA is hosting  an event you can’t afford to miss! Bigtime is back (a great band featuring our own Dave and Kathleen Powers) to bring us an evening of wonderful music. It’s a GREAT time! This year, Merrimack Bend

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Sermon [audio]: ‘This Must Be the Place’

“This Must Be the Place” was delivered on Sunday,  June 14, 2015 at the UUCiA by Rev. Lara Hoke. Our sermon podcasts are made possible thanks to the support and vision of Susan Stott, long-time member of  UUCiA member. The

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Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Day

Saturday, May 30 8:15 AM-4PM : Please come join our build team to support Merrimack Valley Habitat for Humanity. The build site is at 100 Parker St., Lawrence, MA, at the corner of Salem St.  Complete the sign-in and liability

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Sermon [audio]: ‘A Sky Full of Ghosts’

“A Sky Full of Ghosts” was delivered on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the UUCiA by Rev. Lara Hoke. Lara’s sermon was accompanied by the following video presentation: Our sermon podcasts are made possible thanks to the support and vision of

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Sermon [audio]: ‘A Unitarian Universalist Appreciation of Taoism’

“A Unitarian Universalist Appreciation of Taoism” was delivered on Sunday, February 23, 2015 at the UUCiA by Rev. Lara Hoke. Our sermon podcasts are made possible thanks to the support and vision of Susan Stott, long-time member of  UUCiA member.

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Sermon [audio]: “SIX, Lies, and Videotape: What I Have Learned from ‘Deflategate’”

“SIX, Lies, and Videotape: What I Have Learned from ‘Deflategate’” was delivered on Sunday, February 1, 2015 (“Super Bowl Sunday”) at the UUCiA by Rev. Lara Hoke. Our sermon podcasts are made possible thanks to the support and vision of

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Sermon [audio]: ‘A Faithful Response to Ferguson’

“A Faithful Response to Ferguson” was delivered on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at the UUCiA by Rev. Lara Hoke. Our sermon podcasts are made possible thanks to the support and vision of Susan Stott, long-time member of  UUCiA member. The

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Upcoming Events

Events are held at 6 Locke Street unless otherwise indicated. Questions? Is your event not listed? Please tell us! The deadline for newsletter submissions is Wednesdays at 6pm. See full calendar
  • July 4, 2018
    No Potluck Today

    Complete potluck schedule with locations and contact information is available on the UUCiA More details

    6:00 pm to 8:30 pm


  • July 12, 2018
    Board Of Directors

    Members and friends of the congregation are always welcome to attend Board meetings.

    Return to the UUCiA…

    More details

    7:15 pm to 8:45 pm6 Locke Street


  • July 18, 2018
    Summer Potluck

    Complete potluck schedule with locations and contact information is available on the UUCiA More details

    6:00 pm to 8:30 pmFilleul McCarthy Home


  • July 25, 2018
    Summer Potluck

    Complete potluck schedule with locations and contact information is available on the UUCiA More details

    6:00 pm to 8:30 pmBicking Home


  • July 29, 2018
    Summer Service: TBD

    Topic TBD.

    During the summer -- from June 24 to August 26 -- we hold lay-led informal Sunday worship…

    More details

    9:30 am to 10:30 am6 Locke Street


  • August 1, 2018
    Summer Potluck

    Complete potluck schedule with locations and contact information is available on the UUCiA More details

    6:00 pm to 8:30 pmEnsdorf Home


  • August 3, 2018
    Pasta Pot Luck

    The Luisis provide the pasta; you bring salad, bread, beverage, dessert, we will gather at 6:30pm and start dinner…

    More details

    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm6 Locke St.


  • August 5, 2018
    Summer Service: TBD

    Topic TBD.

    During the summer -- from June 24 to August 26 -- we hold lay-led informal Sunday worship…

    More details

    9:30 am to 10:30 am6 Locke Street


  • August 9, 2018
    Board Of Directors

    Members and friends of the congregation are always welcome to attend Board meetings.

    Return to the UUCiA…

    More details

    7:15 pm to 8:45 pm6 Locke Street


  • August 12, 2018
    Summer Service: TBD

    Topic TBD.

    During the summer -- from June 24 to August 26 -- we hold lay-led informal Sunday worship…

    More details

    9:30 am to 10:30 am6 Locke Street