Sermons

June 4: ‘Sweet June Days’

‘Sweet June Days’ Sunday, June 4, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary “The sweet June days have come again,” goes the hymn by 19th-century Unitarian minister Samuel Longfellow. What a perfect call to the summer months ahead and the introduction of our music, worship, and learning theme for June, “joy.” Today we celebrate with [...]

June 11: ‘Messengers of Love’

‘Messengers of Love’ Sunday, June 11, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary Bring a flower to share to our annual all-ages Flower Communion service as we create a beautiful bouquet in the tradition created by Norbert Čapek, founder of the modern Unitarian Church in the Czech Republic and our partner church in Prague. Children and families [...]

June 18: ‘The Longest Day’

‘The Longest Day’ Sunday, June 18, 10:30 a.m., Courtyard Join Church Member and Master Drummer Joe Cardello and the Central Unitarian Church Drummers for our annual all-ages Summer Solstice Celebration in the Courtyard (weather permitting). Dylan Debelis, Director of Religious Education, and David Horst, Minister, lead the service. The reflection [...]

June 25: ‘Celebrating Diversity’ with Lauren Hooker

‘Celebrating Diversity’ Sunday, June 25, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary Join pianist, vocalist, native flute player, and percussionist Lauren Hooker for a service of interactive and joyful music, meditation, and movement. Lauren brings us together to find ways not just tolerating but embracing our cultural diversity. Her presentation topic is “Celebrating Diversity [...]

July 2: ‘Proud to Be an American’

‘Proud to Be an American’ Sunday, July 2, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary Join us for music and worship with the Rev. David Horst, Worship Leader, and Jane de Vries, Pianist. The sermon topic is “Proud to Be an American.” Children and families are welcome. Childcare for infants and toddlers provided. Bring [...]

July 9: ‘My Favorite Summer Memories’

Join us this Sunday morning, July 9, at 10:30 for a “pick up’ worship service. Have you wanted the chance to read, facilitate a discussion, present a prayer, or lead the singing? This is your opportunity! Come and take part! The discussion theme is “My Favorite Summer Memories.” Joan Field [...]

July 16: ‘Wings of Pine’

Join us on Sunday morning, July 16, at 10:30 with Church Member Susan Gempler and Stewart Kautsch leading a service entitled “Wings of Pine.” What are the personal symbols that have meaning in our lives? Susan shares a symbol that has meaning for her and invites you to share your [...]

July 23: ‘How Stories are Told Around the World’

The Usatine Family leads the Summer Worship Service on Sunday morning, July 23, at 10:30. Their presentation is “How Stories are Told Around the World.” Storytelling is the way people share history and culture make meaning in their lives. Join Susan, Steve, Alex, Amy, and Dylan Usatine for this very [...]

July 30: ‘Why I Am a Unitarian Universalist’

Summer Worship Services continue on Sunday morning, July 30, at 10:30 with another “pick up” worship service in which you and everyone can participate! Have you wanted the chance to read, facilitate a discussion, present a prayer, or lead the singing? The discussion topic is “Why I Am a Unitarian [...]

August 6: ‘How to Deal with the Age of Anxiety’

Church Members Herb Ouida, Maria Nieves, and Robin Cannata lead the next Summer Worship Service on August 6. Their topic is “How to Deal with the Age of Anxiety.” Each speaker shares their ideas of how they cope during these days of anxiety and fear. Obviously there is no right [...]