Social Responsibility

Mass Incarceration: In Search of Justice

The Adult Education Committee and community members have been studying Michelle Alexander’s book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindess. In addition, three smaller groups are working to decrease the impact of mass incarceration locally and are eager to share their … read more.

January 29: East Side Awakening

East Side Awakening Lora Caldwell
Worship Associate: Tom Schlaudecker
Lora Caldwell, UUCE member and staff member of the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network, will share her insights and experiences with their project on the east side of Erie. She will show … read more.

Voices of Wisdom

Rev. Beth Marshall will discuss the idea that part of being socially responsible in a diverse community is developing an awareness of the common ground we share with members of different faith communities. This morning’s service draws upon parallel sacred texts from the Buddhist, Christian, … read more.

A Road Well Travelled

We will take a look at the importance of maintaining a trauma-informed route as we assist others traveling down life’s highway towards social and economic justice. Coordinated by Tammie Johnson. Rev. Beth will not be in the pulpit this morning, but will be spending the … read more.

Vietnam Revisited

Our speakers will be Sanford Kelson and Mike Hastie, two Vietnam veterans who recently revisited Nam and witnessed the ongoing devastation caused by Agent Orange poisoning. Since their return, they have raised money for water well drilling and are presently trying to raise money for … read more.

Joint Worship Service on Immigration and Refugees

A special joint service to be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Girard on Immigration and Refugees. Please note that the service is at the Girard church and begins at 11:00.

Guest speaker: Carol Brigham, Education Manager, Multicultural Community Resource Center, Erie.

A special potluck … read more.

Socially Responsible Investing

Socially responsible investing (SRI) is ensuring that our investments are aligned with our values. None of us wants to make our financial returns at the expense of seriously harming ourselves, other humans, or the environment. Whether we have investment capital or not, we all need … read more.