Youth working on Souper Bowl of Caring canstructionsBetween Sundays, because we’re always learning and growing.


This Sunday, February 26th, all classes meet.

Preschool/Kinder: We can be angry without hurting others!
1st to 4th Grade: Making a Difference (Responsibility)
5th to 8th Grade: Digital Arts
High School: Beginning to plan our worship service

Thanks to all who contributed to our Souper Bowl of Caring event, benefiting the Houston Food Bank.

 So we can best prepare for all families, please take a few minutes to register for our program.

Invitations beyond Sunday School

  • Help Shape Emerson’s Future! Workshop – February 25th, 9 AM to 2 PM

Growth and Loss, Hope and Faith Amidst Change – a critical conversation with Kenn Hurto, UUA Southern Region Lead, as we chart our way forward as a congregation following the death of our co-minister Mark. Snacks and childcare provided-click here to learn more and RSVP.

  • Campus Cleanup Day: March 4th, 9 AM to Noon

Join in the fun as we trim, tidy, and rake to get Emerson looking spiffy inside and out! We’ll update with the honey-do list when we see it!

  • Houston UU Music Fest: March 25th, 2 PM to 9 PM

Unitarian Universalists from across the Houston area come together to play music, dance, and share a great time at the Unitarian Fellowship of Houston, 1504 Wirt Road.

  • Unitarian Universalist Summer Camps at UBarU!
    Week-long summer camps for UU children and youth, grades 3 to 12.
    And Family Camp, Memorial Day weekend!

Between Sundays

Parents are a child’s primary religious educators, and our take home pages often include hints and activities you might consider for during the week.

  • Our children and youth worked in our Walden Prairie–things are starting to flower and sprout! Interested in doing a little gardening at home? Here are a few starter tips.
  • In March our Coming of Age group heads to Brazos Bend State Park for their Spring Retreat. When did you last visit a Texas State Park?
  • Our Pinterest Boards have oodles of ideas for you.

Interested in helping with our Pinterest project? Let Katy know!

How do we practice our values in the world? Here are a few upcoming opportunities: Beyond Sundays

  • Each Sunday we give away our open plate offerings–to Interfaith Ministries’ Meals on Wheels and the monthly Share the Plate recipients. In February our offerings support our partner church in Transylvania and the Balázs Scholars program
  • See the invitations above for a few upcoming events.
  • Thanks to all who brought in new or gently used sleeping bags and winter gear for the homeless teens served by Montrose Grace Place and food for the Houston Food Bank!