There is a new and exciting story emerging about what it means to grow into our 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and beyond. Counter to the ageist narrative dominating our society, many elders are claiming an emboldened empowerment of spirit, intellect, and humanity. Aging consciously, Elders are … read more.
Standard Sunday Service
Psychiatrist D. W. Winnicott writes that we often go about our lives with an attitude of compliance, as though the world is something to be fitted in with, demanding adaptation. The attitude of compliance tells us to put our dreams away in the back of … read more.
Our interim minister will sum up the two-year transitional period we have just passed through, address the current state of the congregation, and take a look at what the future may hold for UUCM.
When we are aware of the manifold gifts of life, we feel bathed in grace, as though we are resting in the arms of the cosmic mother. The sermon will explore the meaning of grace in different religious traditions and in our own experience.
Following the Service, at 12:15 pm, he will be screening his 1-hour public TV documentary, “Divining the Divine,” in the UUCM Fireside Room. It explores the Temple Prize for … read more.
We strive to be in control so much of the time, but sometimes the wisest course of action resides in letting go or letting be. The sermon will explore the spiritual practice of surrender.
In today’s complex world, sometimes it can feel like things are “stuck” in gridlock, with little forward motion. Yet, this morning we consider: what is positively emerging? Can beauty be found even in brokenness? Are new possibilities for individual and collective empowerment unfolding? How, why, … read more.
Evolution Sunday honors the Clergy Letter Project—an effort by the clergy of many faiths to publicly support science education in schools and refute those who would replace science with “creationism.” The sermon will take us on a journey around the universe and explore the interface … read more.
Have you noticed that the word “unprecedented” has been used almost every day during the past year or so? We are witnessing an ugly time in our history when our country is very divided when the democratic norms and institutions that we hold dear are being threatened. It … read more.