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The Earth Forever Turning

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: Sunday, April 28, 2019, 9:15am 04/28/2019 9:15am

We celebrate, weep, understand, and recommit to care for our earth, the holder of all life. We need to reconnect to our power as co-creators and acknowledge there is much we can do, together, to help save our planet.… Read the rest

Poetry Schmoetry!

Presenters: Rev. Kären Rasmussen
Date/Time: Sunday, April 14, 2019, 9:15am 04/14/2019 11:15am

Think that poetry is all old, stuffy words that sort of go on and on and you really aren’t sure what it’s all about? Well, that’s what Rev. Kären thought until she met Dr. Laura Solomon. Laura writes poetry, especially slam poetry, that inspires, motivates and gets the heart and … Read the rest

Into the Climate-Verse

Presenters: YRUU
Date/Time: Sunday, April 7, 2019, 9:15am 04/07/2019 11:15am

YRUU (MVUC Youth) will explore present and future consequences of climate change from different perspectives. Join us—it will be worth the energy!

(Youth-led services are not made public.)… Read the rest

The Journey, Not the Arrival, Matters

Presenters: Partner Church Volunteers
Date/Time: Sunday, March 31, 2019, 9:15am 03/31/2019 11:15am

Our travels to Transylvania take us to so many interesting places of historical and Unitarian significance, but in some ways they are the least meaningful part of the experience. Participants from last summer’s trip share reflections on the meaning of partnership and getting to know our Unitarian brothers and sisters.… Read the rest

Making Women Safer by Letting Go of Shame

Presenters: Mai Trinh
Date/Time: Sunday, March 24, 2019, 9:15am 03/24/2019 11:15am

A recent UN Report found that the most dangerous place for a woman is inside her home. Women continue to pay a deadly price for gender inequality, discrimination and negative stereotypes and are more likely to be killed by family members and partners. Is vulnerability and letting go of the … Read the rest

Let Your Life Speak

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: Sunday, March 17, 2019, 9:15am 03/17/2019 11:15am

Parker Palmer has raised awareness for many people to see their vocation as a calling. Does this speak to your heart? In this season of reflection and religious heritage, how does or did your faith inform your vocation?… Read the rest

Gender and Sex in Religion (Daylight Savings Time Begins)

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: Sunday, March 10, 2019, 9:15am 03/10/2019 11:15am

One of the primary splits between religious progressives and fundamentalists is the role of women in the church, and that pesky problem of sexuality. Is there a bridge or path to reconciliation between the two? How far have progressives come and how far do we need to go in order … Read the rest

How Well Fits Your Shell?

Presenters: Rev. Lee Anne Washington
Date/Time: Sunday, February 17, 2019, 9:15am 02/17/2019 11:15am

There comes a time in everyone’s life when something has to change. Who we are; what we think we are all about; and what we think we are doing comes under examination. Lee Anne will explore the tell-tale signs that you are growing spiritually, and might need to rethink your
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Acts of Generosity and Other Ways to Be a Change Agent

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: Sunday, March 3, 2019, 9:15am 03/03/2019 11:15am

In a world where it feels like we value materialism over relationships, how do we engage as agents of change? How do we make sure we’re remembered for our virtues and not how much stuff we left in our will? The Theme of the Month is Abundance and Inequality.… Read the rest