Speaker: Rev. Erika

Generous Self-Love: Part 2 of 2

We’ve all been hurt. When we replay and revisit the hurts we’ve suffered, sometimes we’re able to come to terms with that hurtful past. As Mark Nepo points out, that coming to terms can be called both healing and forgiveness. Join us as we explore … read more.

Generous Self-Love: Part 1 of 2

One of the most important relationships of our lives is the one we have with ourselves. What happens when trusting our own self — our intuition, experience, or truth — puts us at odds with the people we care about?

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Giving Money to Strangers

In July, Rev. Erika conducted an unusual social experiment: she stopped strangers on the street and offered them a dollar … for what? Come find out — and hear what giving money to strangers has to do with our Fellowship.

This service will include our annual … read more.

Our SHARE THE PLATE offering will be announced in the Sunday bulletin.

Come Anyway

Sometimes we read the sermon description to decide whether to come to church. Rev. Erika suggests that our relationships with one another are reciprocal in life-giving ways, and the question of “What will I receive?” might not be as important as “Who might need me … read more.

10:00 a.m. HYMN SING with Rev. Erika & Kevin Kiley

10:30 Worship, followed by an optional sermon discussion.

Intimacy & Ultimacy, Part 2

Ultimacy is our human need for meaning: glimmers of answers to the Big Questions that might point to a larger purpose for our lives. Today we’ll explore the intersection of religion and astrophysics (yes, really). Our service will include special music by Carter Ruff and … read more.

Intimacy & Ultimacy, Part 1

Unitarian theologian James Luther Adams (1902-1994) once summarized the reasons people go to church as the need for intimacy and ultimacy. Today we’ll examine intimacy: our need to feel accepted, connected and loved. This service will be followed by an optional group discussion with Rev. … read more.

The Hope Expressed in You

“There is a hope that’s been expressed in you: the hope of seven generations, maybe more.” This lyric from a Susan Werner song suggests that the path of redemption isn’t just for our own selves, but for those who came before us. On this Easter … read more.

Acceptance Is a Small, Quiet Room

All of us have struggles. Whether it’s small irritations or unbearable grief, life gets hard. When that’s true, the advice to practice “acceptance” might make you want to scream with frustration — but acceptance isn’t the same thing as liking our pain. What does it … read more.