A Journey to Wisdom

Sunday October 8, 2017 10:45am

Patrick Kerin

Courage which pushes us to act always starts us on a journey.  Courage can come from many directions and usually  we can’t anticipate where it will take us but indeed, the stories and details of the unfolding journey itself are where we find the wisdom to live life fully.

Discovering Fire

Sunday October 1, 2017 10:45am

M.E. Tanabe

There are many ways to talk about courage but the truly powerful words will point us towards finding the strength of our own hearts. In The Power of Myth, Joseph Campbell gave us one such pointer: “People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. I don’t think that’s what we’re really seeking. I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences on the purely physical plane will have resonances with our own innermost being and reality, so that we actually feel the rapture of being alive. That’s what it’s finally all about…”

The Lamp Beside the Golden Door: Welcoming Immigrants to America

Sunday September 24, 2017 10:45am

February Sky Music Duo

We celebrate through the music of Phil Cooper and Susan Arnold as they create worship in song: “The path of immigrants in America has not been all easy money and streets paved with gold. Besides leaving behind family and beloved homelands, immigrants have often been subjected to discrimination, overwork, low wages and substandard living conditions. We will look at the treatment of various immigrant groups when they first arrived in the U.S., and consider how we, as Unitarian Universalists, can help to welcome our new neighbors from other lands.”

Come Join Us on an Uncomfortable Journey

Sunday September 17, 2017 10:45am

Led by the Tree of Life Social Justice Team

This spring, the Unitarian Universalist Association was rocked by the realization that white supremacy is seen even within our liberal religion. Join us as we tackle this uncomfortable reality and look forward to change within each of us. If you want to gain some insight ahead of the service, we suggest starting here . On this third Sunday of the month, we will take our Second Sunday offering for Black Lives UU.