Winter Holidays at WBUUC

We welcome you to join members and friends for festive community during the upcoming winter holidays at White Bear Unitarian Universalist Church.

The Close and Holy Darkness
Sunday, December 21
Morning services at 9:00 and 11:00am
Music from the Choir, directed by Thaxter Cunio and from the Youth Choir, directed by Russell Packard

We will sing The Twelve Days of Christmas – an old White Bear tradition!

For this service, we invite your participation in advance! Please tell me: What do you love in this season? What’s hardest for you? What are your hopes as the new year turns? Send an email (, or fill out this online form by December 15.

Winter Solstice Night
Sunday, December 21: Come back to church to celebrate the longest night!
Celebration at 5:00pm POTLUCK SUPPER at 6:30pm

We’ll mark the turning of the year and welcome Yule with a magical tree, music from Harmonia, solstice stories for all ages and an outdoor starry circle round a solstice bonfire. Then – we’ll warm up inside over a shared winter meal. Adults and children of all ages are welcome. Dress warmly!

Sure on This Shining Night
Christmas Eve Candlelight Services
Wednesday, December 24 at 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 10:00pm

at 4:00 and 6:00pm
Songs and carols, stories and wonder, with music from the Choir, directed by Thaxter Cunio

at 10:00pm
The winter night deepens, with readings, carols, candlelight, music from Corinne & Carol Caouette, and a meditation from Victoria

Welcome a Guest at Your Table:
Special Collections for the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee on December 21 and 24.
On Christmas Eve, please bring your Guest at Your Table boxes and/or checks made to WBUUC!