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All Souls Unitarian Church

Upcoming Activities

Sunday mornings, 9:30 – 10:25 a.m.  Adult Forum: facilitated by Charlie Baldwin and guest presenters. Lively discussions and presentations on timely topics of interest. All are welcome.  No need to register.

Small Groups:  All Souls has a number of small groups who meet regularly for exploration and fun. Each group centers around a particular focus, meets regularly throughout the year, is open to all and easy to join. Small groups are a good way for newcomers to get to know others in the congregation.  All of these groups welcome new members at any time of the year.  See descriptions and contact information at the bottom of this page.



February 20 and 27:  Exploring UU and Path to Membership. Evening Sessions at 6:30 p.m.:  February 20, 2018 Exploring UU; February 27, 2018 Path to Membership.  Saturday Sessions 9a.m.-3p.m.:  April 7, 2018 Exploring UU and Path to Membership (light lunch provided).  For more information or to reserve a seat, e-mail Glennda at

February 27:  7:00 p.m., Schrott Center for the Arts, Butler Arts Center, Hoosier Hospitality, Refugees, and Immigration, Part of the Butler Religion Seminar Series.  The stories of refugees and migration are the stories of people who live in Indianapolis and its vicinity—stories of those who have come here from elsewhere, and stories of those who welcomed them to their new home.  Click for more information.
March 18:  5:00 p.m., Newfields (Indianapolis Museum of Art), Fourth Annual Interfaith Banquet.  Followers of diverse faith backgrounds will come together to share fellowship and entertainment. Featuring a meal that is specifically appropriate for all religious requirements, the event will honor Rabbi Sandy and Rabbi Dennis Sasso for their leadership and pioneering spirit in improving understanding and strengthening relationships between people of different faith backgrounds in Central Indiana. Presented by the Center for Interfaith Cooperation (CIC), the Sassos’ recognition will include the 2018 “Interfaith Ambassador of the Year” award.  More Information Here

Small Groups: 

Brunch Brothers: This group is open to all men of All Souls and guests.  They meet at Unleavened Bread Cafe at 30th and Central. Meets 4th Saturday (usually), 9:00-11:00 a.m. Contact:  Ollie Howe

Exploring Our World: This group alternates between meeting at church one month and going on “field trips” to explore interesting sites in and around Indianapolis. Meets 3rd Tuesday, 10:00 a.m., Backus Library or Planned “Field Trip”. Contact:  Judy Murphy

Gen-Xers: 30- and 40-somethings meet in a small group discussion format for conversation and community. This group is on hiatus, but contact Tom for information about when the group be
gins again.  Contact: Tom Mulcahy

Goddess Group: All women are welcome to enjoy a potluck dinner and good conversation and community.  We usually start talking about our daily lives, but discussions then range far afield. Meets 4th Friday (usually), 6:30-9:00 p.m., Beattie Room.  Contact:  Jenny Yumibe

Humanists: The Secular Humanists Group strives to strengthen bonds between church members in the group by talking about ourselves, life, and ideas we are interested in. Meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 7:00 p.m., Room 4.  Contact: Mike Middleton

Memoirs II: This long-standing group meets to write and share memoirs and personal stories. Meets 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 10:00 a.m., Backus Library.  Contact: Linda Burns

New Age Book Club: Books relating to “New Age” spirituality and unusual phenomenon are chosen, read and discussed by the group.  Meets  4th Sunday, 12:00 p.m., Backus Library.  Contact: Sharon Harris

Sharing Our Lives: This group discusses general topics chosen from a Small Groups Handbook that the UUA provides or selected by the group. Meets 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1:00 p.m, Backus Library.  Contact: Mike Vlantis or Linda Burns

Soul Sisters: A group for women who seek to form supportive relationships and share their lives.  Meets 4th Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. at Lulu’s Bakehouse, W. 86th Street.  Contact:  Barb Howe

Zest in Living:  Zest is about living life with gusto.  We laugh, we listen, we share our life experiences as we explore a wide range of topics of living. Meets 3rd Thursday, 7:00 p.m., member’s home near 71st and Keystone.  Contact:  Don Killingbeck