Online Groups

Due to the pandemic, First UU Church groups are meeting online. If you would like to join any of these groups, please contact us via email. See sign-up process below.
SUNDAY - First Unitarian Universalist Church of Houston

Early Morning Book Group
9:00 am – 10:00 am
A weekly sharing of perspectives gained from reading 60 pages of non-fiction books...

Changing Women
9:00 am – 10:00 am
A women's wisdom circle and Earth-based spirituality discussion group...

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Adult Discussion Group*
9:30 am – 10:30 am
During this time of isolation and worry, ADGs provide a comforting way to maintain human contact and participate in respectful, intelligent discussions...

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Meditation Group
9:30 am – 10:15 am
Music, brief recorded talks and guided mindfulness meditations from a variety of teachers...

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RE for Teens (middle school):
YoUUth Unit
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Our younger youth explore ways they view differences and find ways to create change to better the world....

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Coffee (Half) Hour
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Gathering for informal, friendly conversation and sharing, ...

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Discussion Circle
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Facilitated, educational discussions on a variety of topics where everyone follows group guidelines to create a safe, friendly environment...

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Spirit Explorers
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
For ages 7-11 years, we engage in storytelling, games, songs, art, and more as we explore our Unitarian Universalist values and how we express them in the world...

Climate Action Team
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Proactively responding to the problem of climate change and encouraging members to reduce our carbon footprints...

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RE for Teens (high school): Youth Group
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Discussions center around Unitarian Universalist values and the 5 smooth stones of faith, to explore how faith is expressed in each person's life..

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Parent's Group
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Especially for parents with babies, toddlers, and pre-school children to learn ways to have happy, healthy, satisfying family lives through ideas, support, and community. 

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1st and 3rd Sunday Creative Writing Group 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Nurtures the creation of new work, provides in-depth discussions of each work, and fosters insights into the creative process....

MONDAY

Office Hours with
Rev. D. Scott Cooper
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring comments, questions, and thoughts to this open afternoon discussion time...

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Women's Book Club
7:00 pm –
Coming Soon!!!

TUESDAY

Texts for Troubled
Times – with the
Rev. Dr. Colin Bossen

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A series of literature-focused
discussions meeting every
two weeks. A new book is
discussed each month...

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Beginners Yoga
Class
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Discover your strengths
and balances through a
therapeutic approach to
yoga alignment and
mind/body integration
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Spirit Explorer Tuesday Group
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for games, a story, and time with your friends!


WEDNESDAY

Adult Enrichment*
12:00 pm –
Lively discussion each week!

Office Hours with the Rev. Dr. Colin Bossen
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
(1st, 3rd & 5th Wed)
Bring your comments, questions, and thoughts to this open discussion time...

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Wednesday Discussions &
Healing Racism Programs
5:00 – 6:00 pm
Join us for fun, facilitated, educational discussions on a variety of topics, where everyone follows and honors our group guidelines/
covenant to create a safe,
friendly environment. All are
welcome
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THURSDAY

Membership 101
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
(2nd Thursdays)
Learn more about Unitarian
Universalism and how to join
this caring, spiritual community...

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2nd Thursday Discussion Group*
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
(2nd Thursdays only)
Societal interest topics are discussed and previously selected by the group...

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String Band
7:00 pm – 8:15 pm,
every other Thursday

A virtual song sharing and play-along. Mostly ukuleles, but other string instrumentalists are welcome to play and sing and visit with us...

Men's Group*
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm,
1st Thursday

Monthly get-together for a great evening of camaraderie over dinner...

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Sanctuary Choir
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(Every other Thurs)
An engaging, virtual hour
of hymn singing, sharing,
discussion, and several
virtual choir recording
projects...

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New UU Young Adult Group
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
(1st, 3rd, and 5th Fridays)
For our younger adults ages 18 - 25,
to offer opportunity for personal
growth, spiritual reflection, and
social connection..

Saturdays at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Houston

Saturday Discussions &
Healing Racism Programs
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for fun, facilitated, educational
discussions on a variety of topics,
where everyone follows and
honors our group guidelines/
covenant to create a safe,
friendly environment. All are
welcome
...

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Please send an email to: programs@firstuu.org (or for the groups marked with an asterisk*, email thoreauzoom@firstuu.org). Please include your first and last name, indicating which group(s) you would like to join.

You will receive an invitation via email. Before participating in any of our online group meetings, we recommend that you open a free, personal account on Zoom to facilitate communication and group hosting administration.

If you have any other questions, feel free to also contact us at info@firstuu.org