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Welcome to Emerson Unitarian Universalist Church in Houston, TX.

With a deep commitment to honoring the inherent worth and dignity of every person, we come together as a congregation of open minds, loving hearts, and helping hands. We are unified by our shared search for spiritual growth, and our historically strong commitment to social justice. Whatever your age, race, or sexual orientation, you are welcome here.

We invite you to join us in our free and responsible search for truth and meaning.

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Upcoming Worship Services

If you need a spiritual community with an intellectual outlook on our existence this is the place. A gathering of souls from all walks of life. Bring an open mind and an even bigger open heart. Community service abounds.

Cynthia Delarosa

Welcoming, inclusive church. Civic minded and involved in helping the community. I hope you will check out what is offered.

Carla Saunders

Wonderful church community with much to offer to the neighborhood and the City of Houston. Friendly staff & volunteers. Easy to locate , parking is adequate. Great programming.

Mary Jane Hancock

Upcoming Events


August 4 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

The Emerson Stitchers are back and will meet virtually every Wednesday at

Friday Social Hour

August 6 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Don’t be shut-in. Come to social hour with fellow Emersonians on Fridays

Adult Religious Education

August 8 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

“Forgive vs Repair – exploring the differences” facilitated by Pat Smith and

Sunday Service – Life Before Death

August 8 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

with Pulpit Guest Rev. Carmen M. Emerson, M.Div.

As a UU chaplain serving


Let’s start getting together!

The COVID-19 Taskforce and Board are excited to announce that the Emerson Campus is partially reopening June 1st for small social, committee, and other group activities! Activities are permitted on Emerson campus either outside or in Westwood Hall.

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