The fundraising committee invites you to a Spooktacular online event! Join us on October 24 at 7 PM for a howling good time!

Light Up the Night Online Auction
Saturday, Oct 24 at 6:45pm pre-party, 7pm event starts
Zoom link:
Join us at 6:45 for costume reveal, zoom auction instructions and Spooktacular socializing before the auction starts at 7 PM.

Items can be previewed on our Together Auction webpage ( They include vacations, classes and wonderful art of several kinds. Music and More will be provided by Brian Ohme! Costumes or masks are encouraged! Questions can be directed to Emily Siroky and Kmbris Bond.

Member Led Ways to Connect:

Happy Hour:
Hosted by: Larry & Penny Tobiska

Oct 23rd at 5pm
Join Larry & Penny with your favorite beverage to chat about your week and what you are looking forward to in the next week. To join or call in, use the information below:

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 838 8123 3751
Passcode: 866013

CUUF Garden Group
First & Third Tuesdays at 7pm
Join those with a green thumb and enthusiasm in gardening to swap ideas and talk about gardening. Link will be posted below for next meeting
Info for Oct 20, 2020 07:00 PM :
Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 833 2574 4208
Passcode: 376397

The Most Relaxed Book Club
We will be reading mostly fiction and some non-fiction as well.  We will sit in a comfortable chair, dressed in our most comfortable clothes while on zoom to discuss the books we decide on.  Snacks are optional.  There is no commitment to come to every meeting.  Just relax and don’t stress. Please bring suggestions for one or two books that you have enjoyed or would like to read.
For more information please call Penny Tobiska  (509-679-9951) or Verna Zuttermeister (509-421-2997)

Several Book Groups – these are currently forming and information will be provided soon
Walking/Hiking Group – meets weekly, contact Emily Siroky or Pat Taylor for information
Soul Matters Groups – small groups meet in the evening (Contact Rev. Laura for more information)
If you need contact information, then contact Sharon Page, Office Admin at to get a current directory.
If you want to offer a new group or if you are already hosting a group that is not listed, then let Sharon or Rev. Laura know to put it on the calendar.

Minister Led Groups: (Contact Rev. Laura for more information or to sign up for these groups at

Election Drop-in Discussions
Have been cancelled due to low attendance

Elder Talks – (Senior Citizen group) meets over zoom on 2nd Wednesdays from 10am to 11:30am

CUUF Racial Justice Study Group – (study group on racial justice themes) meets over zoom on 2nd Thursdays from 9am to 11am

Soul Matter Groups – (small group ministry circles) meets over zoom either on 3rd Wed at 10am or on 3rd Mon at 6pm

CUUF Racial Justice Accountability Group -(working group for personal growth on racial justice themes) meets over zoom on 4th Wed from 6-8pm

Healthcare Professionals Gathering Hosted by Rev. Laura
Rev. Laura is hosting a call for the healthcare professionals in our congregation monthly on the second Thursday at 7:00pm. To join this call, please contact Rev. Laura at for the link and password.

Subscribe to the Minister’s Musings Messages
Use form below to receive the weekly messages from Rev. Laura. Once you submit, check your email to confirm.

Video for Prayer & Meditation
Here is a link to a video of our lit chalice with the invitation to prayer and meditation. Please use it as often as you need it.

Tree Ceremony Led by LeRoy Farmer
LeRoy led us in a ceremony to say good-bye to some of our trees that will be removed at the beginning of April. To watch the video, click the link below: