Category: New Announcements

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

Oksana Durkee – New ASL Interpreter

We are delighted to introduce Oksana Durkee to our congregation. Oksana is an ASL interpreter and is providing her services to us to enhance our accessibility. Oksana is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, with a BA in Sign Language Interpreting. She recently moved to Florida to be closer to family … Continued

Coloring Fun

The act of creating art can be meditative and freeing. UUCTS member and artist, Karen Strohbeen, share spirited drawings of plants and animals guaranteed to make you smile. You are invited to download and print a coloring sheet at our Coloring Fun page.

Sunday Worship Gatherings at UUCTS

Whether you prefer to visit our historic sanctuary at 230 Grand Blvd Tarpon Springs or join us online, we are glad to see you! Join us any Sunday morning at 10:30. Enjoy friendly greetings and conversation before and after the service. Just click our button link to participate. Lines open at 10:15. The recorded services may also be viewed … Continued

UPDATED: Coffee Hour

We are gathering for friendly conversation and good-natured company on Sunday mornings at 11:30 am online. Just click this meeting link to participate: https://tinyurl.com/uutarpon-churchline Here’s what to expect: We light a chalice, briefly share joys and concerns, then divide into smaller groups for friendly conversation. There will often be a short program starting at noon … Continued

New Fountain of Hope

Neighbors, members and friends are invited to enjoy the new Hope Fountain at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Tarpon Springs. This brief video describes the features and symbolism of the fountain. A hawk stops to bathe in the water then takes flight. Enjoy!       UUCTS is grateful to Marti Kardinal for her inspiration for the … Continued

UUCTS Featured on Chamber TV

This short feature recently aired on Chamber TV is a great introduction to UUCTS. Our church president, Kathy Hopkins, is asked about what Unitarian Universalists believe and what’s special about the UU Tarpon Springs congregation. Check it out!

Deepening the Conversation

Rev. Kristina Spaude is introducing UUCTS to Covenant Groups. If you have a desire to connect with others for more intentional conversations related to spiritual themes, please check out this video by Rev. Kristina explaining what Covenant Groups are all about. (Link: https://youtu.be/_POwYfsZXTQ) We’ll be piloting the concept in September, then forming small groups to meet … Continued

Gifts of Masks

The UU Quilters put a lot of love into these cheerful handmade masks that were delivered by our UUCTS Social Justice Council to two important local agencies: the Hispanic Center and the Citizens Alliance for Progress (CAP). May they be worn in health with the feeling of love and warm wishes in which they were … Continued

Poetry as GPS

Join facilitators Rev. Elle Wolf-Muhleck and Mark Hopkins as they share poetry chosen to help us stay grounded as well as see fresh possibilities when life’s in a swirl. Through the lens of selected poems, we will search for tranquility, balance, hope, courage, and more. You are invited to join one or all sessions for … Continued