Reverend Cynthia Snavely
Open Mic - Share Your Talents
The local talent is lining up at Goodloe's monthly coffee house night on the third Saturday of the month, from 7:30 to 10:00 pm. Everyone from age 12 and up is welcome to attend and participate.
Suggested donation: audience - $5, performers $1.
For more information, contact Betsy Delaney at301-922-1865 or email@example.com.
Visit Coffee House Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/317938388256041/.
Special night in December: the next Coffee House is December 14 (second Saturday)
Special Events and Services
Interfaith Thanksgiving Eve Service
Please bring a donation for the Bowie Interfaith Food Pantry
The Interfaith Council of Suburban Maryland will sponsor a Thanksgiving Eve service on Wednesday, November 27 at 7:30pm at Temple Solel. The theme for this year’s service, which takes place on Thanksgiving Eve and the first night of Hannukah, is “Dedication through Education” and the guest speaker is Dr. Kevin Maxwell, chief executive officer of the Prince George’s County School system. Come at 6:30 pm to sing in the interfaith choir. An offering of monies and staple goods will be taken for the Bowie Interfaith Food Pantry.
Request for Book Proposal - About Aging and Living as a Senior
Skinner House Books announces a search for an author or authors to write a book that addresses the experience of people who identify as seniors or as elderly. Ideally, this book would address the spiritual and perhaps theological aspects aging. It would help readers to reflect on their lives, particularly regarding issues frequently associated with aging. These may include, but are not limited to: a decline in physical ability, the spiritual gifts of aging, a new appreciation of time, the loss of loved ones, the approaching end of life, adjusting to retirement, loneliness, reminiscing/life review, and passing along wisdom.
The specifics about the form of the book are open-ended. Proposals should include the following, all in one document:
make up the book
Submissions should be sent by December 1, 2013 to: Betsy Martin (firstname.lastname@example.org), Skinner House Books, 25 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108.
To aid the individuals whose lives have been disrupted by the tornados in Oklahoma, the Southern Region of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) has established a relief fund to help the people of Oklahoma with immediate assistance and long-term aid.
Please consider giving to this fund. Please make out any checks to "UU Oklahoma Relief Fund" and send them to:
You can also donate online and learn more about this fund on the Southern Region website.
We can make the world a better place by caring for one another, near and far. Thank you for helping our UU congregations and individuals in Oklahoma.