The Welcome Table

Unitarian Universalist congregations offer sanctuary to many people who might not feel welcome in other religious communities.   How can we create a safe and welcoming space for those who need healing and acceptance?  We will also recognize Transgender Day of Remembrance (11/20) by a ritual reading of the names of some of the transgender individuals … Continued

UU Philosophy for Living an Authentic Life

A three-generational exploration of living as a UU. Through poetry, story and photography we will focus on how Ken Ogren’s 98-year-old philosophy of life has been deeply influence by his UU values. The service will include poems and photographs from Choose Life written by his daughter, Jan Ogren, an author, storyteller, psychotherapist and lifelong UU. Jan’s UU goddaughter, Zory Wilson, will be sharing her gift of music.

Unpacking the Bible

In this service, we will look at some of the Unitarian Universalist understandings about the Bible.  Biblical scholarship has discovered much about its creation and meaning.   We will also read some from the Gospel of Mary and explore why it and other Gnostic texts were not included.  Knowledge of the Bible can be very useful when … Continued

Note: for transcripts of Reverend Theresa Novak's sermons, go to her blog here