Guest Speaker

A visit from Salaam Shalom

Datetime: 
05/07/2017 (All day)
Type: 
Guest Speaker

Speakers from the group "Salaam Shalom" will visit Skylands and share their experiences with this group which is a way fro Muslim and Jewish women to come together, share a meal, and find commonalities. 

Local immigration issues

Datetime: 
04/09/2017 - 10:15am
Speaker: 
Jen Russ
Type: 
Guest Speaker
Theme: 
Immigration

Jen Russ, a local resident active in promoting and standing up for the rights of immigrants, will lead the program this Sunday.

The New First Amendment Challenges Confronting America in 2017

Datetime: 
03/26/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
Speaker: 
Gary D. Nissenbaum
Type: 
Guest Speaker
Theme: 
First Amendment

America has recently undergone major changes in its political, social and media cultures. How have those changes impacted our First Amendment rights? How can we use those First Amendment rights to respond to these challenges?  Gary D. Nissenbaum, a committed UU and trustee of the NJ ACLU, is speaking on behalf of the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey.

Raising a transgender child

Datetime: 
03/05/2017 (All day)
Speaker: 
Jamie Bruesehoff
Type: 
Guest Speaker

Local resident Jamie Bruesehoff will share her and her family's experience of raising a transgender child.

Cuba Experience

Datetime: 
01/08/2017 (All day)
Speaker: 
Beatriz Marquez
Type: 
Guest Speaker

Former SUUF member Beatrice will speak about her experiences in Cuba.

Despacho Ceremony

Datetime: 
12/04/2016 - 10:15am - 11:30am
Speaker: 
Julie Groth
Type: 
Guest Speaker

We will have a Despacho ceremony in which we create a group prayer bundle. For the Q’ero people of Peru the Despacho ceremony is performed as an expression of gratitude, to heal physical and emotional ailments, to restore balance and harmony, or when there is a specific request of the spirit world. 

A visit to Syria

Datetime: 
10/16/2016 (All day)
Speaker: 
Madelyn Hoffman
Type: 
Guest Speaker

Madelyn Hoffman will offer reflections on her recent visit to Syria.

What about the Brown People?

Datetime: 
05/22/2016 - 10:15am - 11:30am
Speaker: 
Joanna Herren
Type: 
Guest Speaker

Our friends from the Poconos UUF will visit and lead this service.  One will share her experiences as a Filipina-American immigrant.

The Faithful Cosmos

Datetime: 
04/10/2016 (All day)
Speaker: 
Helen Kaar
Type: 
Guest Speaker
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