Hope Springs Eternal

April 21, 2019
Several indigenous peoples and some modern theologians understand the earth to be the body of God, the Mother of all life. This morning, as we celebrate both Easter and Earth…

The Sermon On the Amount

March 10, 2019
This morning we reflect on the power of generosity and giving. And we kick off the annual fundraising pledge drive. The reading this morning is from "Practicing Extravagant Generosity" by…

No Free Lunch

February 24, 2019
Wendell Berry has written, “Eaters…must understand that eating takes place inescapably in the world…and that how we eat determines, to a considerable extent, the way the world is used.” This…

Confession and Compassion

January 13, 2019
We are all imperfect. That is part of the human condition. But it’s not always easy to acknowledge our short-comings. On the other hand, sometimes we focus on them too…

Spirituality Goals – 2019

January 6, 2019
Our third UU principle encourages us to grow spiritually. As we begin a new calendar year, in what ways do you want to grow this year? Two reading precede the…
This morning we look at the Buddhist practice of Mindfulness meditation as a tool for surviving - and even thriving - in challenging times, whether the challenges we face are…

What Gives Us Hope?

December 2, 2018
Last week we reflected on what breaks our hearts. This morning, on the first Sunday of Advent, we will reflect on - and share some of - what gives us…

What Breaks Your Heart

November 25, 2018
The world feels perilous and precarious right now. This morning we will reflect on - and share some of - what breaks our hearts. And next week, in a companion…