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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. The offerings on each path are listed below. Those with links are being offered now or will be in the upcoming “session.”

Deepening Faith

Get Started

  • Getting to Know UU – April 22, 2018
  • Path to Membership – May 6, 2018
  • Deepening the Dialogue – April 11 and May 9, 2018. Break for Summer
  • 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.