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The Unitarian Universalist Church of Boulder offers classes and workshops for adults to explore their religious identities and engage with spiritual topics. Each year, there are two “sessions” or “semesters” – Fall: September 15 – November 15 and Spring: March 1 – April 30.

There are three paths you can follow, each with opportunities to go deeper: Deepening Faith, Living Well, Enacting Justice. Examples of courses offered are listed below. To find out which ones are upcoming, visit our Events page.

Deepening Faith

Get Started

  • Getting to Know UU
  • Path to Membership
  • Covenant Groups – see office to sign up


  • Building Your Own Theology in Community
  • God Talk
  • Building Your Own Theology Check-Up
  • Parents as Resident Theologians
  • Telling Your UU Story
  • Book Study: Reason and Reverence: Religious Humanism by William Murry
  • Book Study : Three Prophets (Channing, Emerson, Thoreau) by Conrad Wright
  • Book Study: A Faith for All Seasons by William Murry
  • Discernment Circle

Spiritual Practices

  • Tai Chi
  • Listening From the Inside Out: A Drop-in Meditation Group
  • Mindfulness Meditations
  • Nature Practices
  • Journaling as a Practice

Unitarian Universalist History

  • Book Study: Unitarian Universalism – A Narrative History by David E. Bumbaugh
  • Book Study:Turning Point: Essays on a New Unitarian Universalism edited by Fred Muir

World Religions

  • Book Study: Hidden Wisdom: A Guide to the Western Inner Traditions
  • Book Study: Got is Not One by Stephen Prothero

Living Well

  • Inquiring Minds Book Study: Island
  • Book Study: Hidden Wisdom
  • The Secret of Happiness
  • The Wisdom of Story
  • FAB (Friday Afternoon Books)
  • UUCB’s History in Photos and Stories
  • The Gifts of Imperfect Parenting
  • Inquiring Minds Book Studies: The Body Keeps the Score
  • Tutorial on Covenantal Conversations
  • An Exploration of Preparing to Die
  • Decision-Making Book Discussion & Listening Circle: Exploring Parenthood Decisions: to parent or not to parent?
  • The Power of Covenant
  • Your Brain and Covenant
  • Article Study: David Korten A New Story for a New Economy.
  • Aging and Saging
  • TED Talks for UUs

Enacting Justice

  • Racial Justice Movie Nights
  • Movie and Discussion: The Danish Girl
  • The Third Reconstruction Common Read
  • Climate Action Ministry Class: Our Place in the Web of Life
  • Book Study: Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson

We are always seeking new ideas for adult religious exploration. To suggest a class or workshop, or to volunteer to help lead one, contact Rev. Kelly.