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  Welcome to the Universalist Unitarian Church of Peoria, Illinois. It's not easy to sum up our church in a few words, but a good place to start is with our mission statement:

• Embracing Freedom
• Loving Inclusively
• Growing Spiritually
• Healing Our World

We offer you the freedom to follow your own path to spiritual and religious truth. Everyone is welcome in the spirit of inclusive love and acceptance. Here you can grow spiritually in a caring, supportive community. And you can help heal our world by getting involved in community and global outreach.

If this sounds like something you'd like to know more about, we invite you to explore our website. You'll find lots of information about who we are and what we offer. We welcome your interest and extend a sincere invitation to visit our church.

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Universalist Unitarian Church of Peoria
3000 W. Richwoods Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61604

Services and Church School
10:30 AM Sundays
Directions & Map

Upcoming Services

Sunday, February 22, 10:30 AM
Imam Kahlid Mufti, Resident Scholar,
Islamic Foundation of Peoria

Imam Mufti is the leader of one of Peoria's local mosques and is active in interfaith activities. He is the author of the letter we published several months ago in the Builder regarding ISIL and other groups who commit violence in the name of Islam. He has a unique perspective to share with us on cultural events and the role of Islam in our communities.
Special Music: East Peoria Community High School Corale, Pete Driscoll, director.
Share the Plate: Hope Renewed

Sunday, March 1, 10:30 AM
Religion for the Next 500 Years
Rev. Michael Brown
Our Unitarian Universalist tradition traces its beginning back to events well over 500 years ago. (We could go farther back than that too.) We have changed significantly during that time, but some of the same principles remain central to our faith. Where might we be going in the next 500 years? Will we still exist? What contributions could we make to an emerging future for humanity?
The choir sings today.
Share the Plate: Hope Renewed

Adult Religious Education
Sundays, 8:45 AM to 10:00 AM
A Course in Miracles

Sundays, 9:45 AM
Weekly Native American Spirituality Gathering

First Sundays, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Humanist Perspectives

Second Sundays, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Pagan Discussion Hour

Fourth Sundays, 12:15 PM to 2:15 PM (no meeting in December or May)
Buddhism Study/Discussion Group

Mondays, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM (no more meetings until Spring 2015)
Dependency & Addictions

Third Tuesdays, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Conscious Aging

Fourth Tuesdays, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Thursdays, December 4, 11, 18 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Forks over Knives

Second and Fourth Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Evolving the Human

As Needed
Grief Support

Upcoming Special Events
Saturday, February 7 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Mardi Gras Dinner and Jazz Party
$20 per ticket
Buy your tickets now from the office (309.688.5608) for an Authentic Mardi Gras Dinner & Jazz Party. Doors open at 6:00 PM with dinner at 7:00. The Hill Top Jazz Combo will play from 8:00 to 10:00 PM. Costumes encouraged. Cash bar, street entertainers, silent auction, authentic New Orleans Cajun style meal with Bananas Foster for desert. The public is invited to attend.
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