March 26 A Report from Last Year’s General Assembly Lay speakers Stephanie & Aaron Thomas and Melissa Hutchison Every year representatives from Congregations all over the United States (including Alaska and Hawaii) gather to learn, conduct business, sing and be joyous together. It happens in June, and this year it will happen in New Orleans, … Continued
March 19 A Fool for the Web Rev. John Marsh We belong to a faith tradition that counsels us to “heed the guidance of reason and the results of science.” What then, compels us “to serve the common good, and make our own days glad”?
March 12 U.N. Sunday Guest speaker Bruce Knotts The Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office’s director, Bruce Knotts, will make a case for balanced emphasis on Liberty, Equality and Fraternity (caring for others). He will delve into issues of race, gender, sexual orientation and international relations, income inequality, and the influences of money, power, privilege , … Continued
March 5 UUs Got Talent, or The Sermon on the Amount Rev. John Marsh This Sunday morning’s service will be the kick-off for the Congregation’s annual Stewardship Campaign. It will feature a story told by Jesus, another told by Shakespeare, and quotes from Benjamin Franklin. It will be all that, and either a cherry on … Continued
I’ve Seen Fire & I’ve Seen Rain Lay speaker Bud Smith Mining the origins of the Pentecostal Revival for Purpose & Perspective: Something happened in an old warehouse on Azusa Street in Los Angeles just after the turn of the 20th century. A religious meeting quickly became transformed into a movement, then into a worldwide … Continued