During the session, we will be doing a personal & private assessment of our own privilege. They may help as we continue in our desire to become more aware of privilege. April 2, at High Country UCC, 9:45 – 11:00 am!
Remember to mark your calendars for the community brunch on Sunday, February 26th at 10:30 a.m. Bring a covered brunch dish to share and come celebrate Mardi Gras with the High Country UCC community. Bring a friend or neighbor to introduce them to the community. We will have coffee, tea, and the traditional New Orleans
As we approach the Martin Luther King holiday, we are reminded of his call to justice for everyone. Our faith’s teachings tell us that each person is created in the image of God (Genesis 1:27) and therefore has intrinsic worth and value. So why when Jesus proclaimed good news to the poor, release to the
Adult Forum Sundays: Microaggressions in Ministry Sundays in September, 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. Cost: Free 4 Week Study and Discussion of Microaggressions in Ministry: Confronting the Hidden Violence of Everyday Church by Cody Sanders and Angela Yarber. September 4: Intro to Microaggressions September 11: Race September 18: Gender September 25: Sexuality and Gender Identity Participants
Families and friends from far and wide convened along the streets of Boone on Monday, July 4, 2016, for the town’s annual Fourth of July parade. High Country United Church was there to celebrate and share the theme that all are welcome!
WHAT IS WILD GOOSE? It’s hard to sum up in a few words. We try, when we say things like: it’s a 4-day Spirit, Justice, Music and Arts Festival. But it’s so much more than that. It’s a place where all kinds of people come together, not only to hear great music and incredible speakers,
In light of horrors of this past Sunday in Orlando, the faith communities of Watauga County are coming to stand together in prayer. Join us! The Boone Multi-Faith community is organizing a prayer service with the theme: “Say NO to Hate – Say YES to Love.” We are praying that we have a full spectrum
There is a prayer Like a wide river It never ends Does not begin Around the world it’s always flowing and I am stepping in, We are stepping in. Music Lyrics – “Stepping In” by Christopher Grundy
Meet the author, Richard Boyle, at High Country United Church on June 12th at 11:30 AM. Richard Boyle to Discuss New Book, Realizing Awakened Consciousness: Interviews With Buddhist Teachers and a New Perspective on the Mind. In the book, Boyle conducts probing interviews with eleven prominent Western Buddhist and one scientist who have experienced awakening.
Conflict Without Casualties by Dr. Nate Regier Beware, Don’t read this book if you can’t stand the truth about your own role and agency creating conflict. Don’t read this book if you don’t want to be held accountable. Don’t read this book if you like the status quo. Don’t read this book if you aren’t