Between Sundays (News and Ideas for Home)
Between Sundays, because we’re always learning and growing!
What’s happening Sunday, October 20th?
Sunday School Classes are underway!
We all start in the worship service with our families, then head to class around 11:15. Families, please pick up your preschool/elementary children after the service.
Pre-K/Kindergarten: Room 105 – Creating Home
First to Fourth Grade: Room 107 – Faithful Journeys
Middle Grades: Room 209 – Heeding the Call
High School: Room 208 – Popcorn Theology
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So we can best prepare for all families, please take a few minutes to register for our 2019-2020 program, even if you have registered in the past.
Invitations beyond Sunday School
Rebuilding Together Houston October 19 and 26 – spend a few hours or a day helping paint and repair the home of a Houstonian in need! Sign up online! (Select the Emerson UU Crew, complete the intake form and then select the day(s) you wish to work. Even if you already signed up in the Gathering Place at church, we still need you to do this step.)
Wear Your Halloween Costumes October 27th!
Yes, we’ll have prizes for fabulosity – stay tuned for information about categories…
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–flowers and grasses are flourishing! Interested in doing a little gardening at home? Here are a few starter tips.
- In April our Coming of Age group went to Stephen F. Austin State Park for their Spring Retreat. When did you last visit a Texas State Park?
- Our Pinterest Boards have oodles of ideas for you.
- Are you following us on Facebook? We update several times a week!
How do we practice our values in the world? Here are a few examples:
- Each Sunday we give away our open plate offerings–to Interfaith Ministries’ Meals on Wheels and the monthly Share the Plate recipients.
- Thanks to all who helped out with Rebuilding Together Houston April 6 and 13! Our Fall building dates are October 19 and 26. Sign up online! (Select the Emerson UU Crew, complete the intake form and then select the day(s) you wish to work. Even if you already signed up in the Gathering Place at church, we still need you to do this step.)