Topic: Meaning & Beliefs

The Power of Story: Wisdom Passed Down

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During this service, we will be sharing short stories of gifts and wisdom passed down to us from those who came before us. We are inviting you to bring an object passed down or a description of an object that has meaning for you. … read more.

All Souls Celebration

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Drawing from the traditions of Halloween, All Souls, and the Day of the Dead, we will do what our human family has done for countless generations: remember our ancestors and how our loved ones continue to live within our hearts. We are always connected … read more.

The Power of Story: The Many Faces of Courage

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Stories help us to step into the shoes of others who have walked, stumbled, and danced down the path of life. We both learn from them and relish our common humanity. During this service, Elisa will share stories about the finding of courage from … read more.

Coming Home, Like Rivers to the Sea

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Our Annual In-Gathering and Water Communion:  Coming Home, Like Rivers to the Sea – Worship Committee
Along with hundreds of other UU congregations on this early September Sunday, we will gather in again. Share in this now traditional end-of-summer Unitarian Universalist service of worship. The Spirit … read more.

Nurturing Kindness

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Kindness is love in action. The giver and the receiver are nourished by the beauty of kindness internally and in our connections to one another. Elisa will share stories and some of what she has learned in the last couple of years co-leading programs … read more.

Homemade by the River

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What architects, masons, and the sound of water can teach us about crafting a home by hand. And what rivers remind us about living a life in motion and movement.

Speaker Bio:

Matt Meyer is a musician and worship leader who has led hundreds of services for UU … read more.

Resurrections

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In many ways, the story of Easter is the story of a community rejecting the ruling imperial narrative of death and oppression in favor of a new way of being in the world. What can we learn about renewal from early Christians, the rebirth of … read more.

Growing Roots

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Climate whiplash, an insurrection against our government, hundreds of years of oppression – we live in turbulent and uncertain times. Yet we also live among beings that have weathered storms before. What happens when we allow ourselves to spiritually deepen and see our non-human … read more.

Christmas Eve Service & Bonfires

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There will be a short service (30 minutes) with singing and reflection starting at 7:00 PM. We will have multiple fire pits burning on the lawn with doughnuts and hot beverages from 5:30 PM until 9:00 PM.  Inclement weather will push this into Fellowship Hall (albeit without … read more.

Holding History: The Stories We Tell Ourselves

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Story is an essential element of our individual lives. And story is central to the life of a friendship, a partnership, and a family. As our connections widen, story affects the lived reality of our communities, our nation, and our one living planet. The … read more.