Living within a society whose world view is different can make interactions difficult to navigate. Cherokee citizen and MVUC member Pam Tinker, will discuss why she chose Mount Vernon Unitarian Church as a faith community although it has not always been an easy fit. Could our community be more inclusive … Read the rest
In a world that feels like a daily assault is taking place on our soul and heart, how do we create space for both healing and regenerative energy? How does the pain of violence impact our boys and men? An important question on Father’s Day.
Note: We regret that an … Read the rest
**10:00 am service only **
How do we come to understand our beliefs within a lifestyle and culture that values external authority? How do we honor reflective time as much as productive time so we can explore our deepest beliefs about the world and existence? We’ll welcome our 8th graders … Read the rest
A Celebration of Life for Wendy Burns will be held on Saturday, June 1, 10 am in the Chapel. Condolences can be sent to her children Eric, Greg and Laura, at 1212 Priscilla Lane, Alexandria, 22308. Memorial gifts are welcome to MVUC – Endowment Fund.… Read the rest
This special worship service for Memorial Day is being held in the Boxwood Garden, weather permitting.
Unitarian Universalists have a history with the military that has been at times antagonistic and at times supportive with conditions. How do UUs balance values on a day of combat, remembrance, and pain?… Read the rest
Celebrate lifespan learning through the lens of the six sources of Unitarian Universalist faith. We’ll be recognizing our wonderful religious education teachers and exploring how education is a part of our community and our beliefs.
The recording from this service includes includes:
Homily – Source 5 by MVUC Member Kris … Read the rest
We explore Hinduism through story and poetry as we understand the Theme of the Month, Devotion, through the eyes and ears of ancient beliefs.… Read the rest