Employment Opportunity at UUCTS

Our The Unitarian Universalist Church of Tarpon Springs has an immediate opening for an Officer Administrator. We are a small congregation located in the heart of historic Tarpon Springs with a mission of promoting spiritual growth, social justice, and the arts. The Office Administrator coordinates with the minister, Board of Trustees, and committee chairs to … Continued

From the Minister – August 2022

It is good to be back to work after having some time off. While it was a handful of weeks away from the congregation and I was able to have some vacation time, it was also work time elsewhere for our faith — for our national General Assembly gathering as one of the Chaplain Co-Leads, … Continued

From the Minister – July 2022

Today, June 30, is the anniversary of my ordination. I am remembering and reflecting on the wild adventures the last four years have taken me through, and giving great thanks to be here with you all now. I am remembering all those who supported me getting to that place, and since then. And I am … Continued

Cultivating Peace

Recently, our Buddhist Meditation and Study group has been exploring the “Four Immeasurables” for answers. These limitless qualities: loving-kindness, compassion, joy, and equanimity, can be developed by anyone and serve as antidotes to the likes of hostility, cruelty, and greed. Bhante Dhammawansha, senior monk at the Dhamma Wheel Meditation Society, shares Buddhist wisdom as we … Continued

From the Minister – June 2022

Our spiritual theme for June is Play. I imagine that living in Florida for many of our retired members and friends that Play is something they feel more connected with than they may have earlier in their lives — although I know that life is not all play for anyone. It had been a long time … Continued

UUCTS Benefit Concert

Join the Unitarian Universalist Church of Tarpon Springs for a Benefit Concert to Assist Ukraine this Saturday, May 15th from 3-6pm, located at Brennan’s Sports Pub, 1144 Alternate Route 19, Holiday, FL 34691.  No Charge to Enter.

From the Minister – May 2022

They say April showers bring May flowers… And the longer I live in Florida, the more I realize how much such sayings are really irrelevant to this part of the country, as are so many of the hymns in our hymnals. May’s spiritual theme is “Nurturing Beauty.” We’ll be celebrating our annual Flower Ceremony on … Continued

Burn the Mortgage!

UUCTS recently hosted a “Burn the Mortgage ” celebration, with the hope of bringing in funds and pledges to help us pay off the loan we needed for sinkhole damage and improvements. It was a lovely event, hosted by Jean and Charly Nelson. Jean and others shared about the church’s history and recovery. Pictures from … Continued