We celebrate the role of our community in our lives this week as we kick off our stewardship campaign and conclude our month exploring resilience. What gifts have we received from being a part of this congregation? What gifts do we hope to leave for … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Marcus Hartlief
Our journeys are full of challenges that test our resilience and force us to confront the bedrock values and core questions of our lives. They say, “if you’re going through hell, keep on going.” But what is it that keeps us
going through the hardest times?
Seventy years ago, the first meeting of the Unitarian Fellowship of Marin was held. A lifetime has passed since that first gathering in 1950, and our congregation has seen generations come and go. As we envision how to build our power to inspire joy and … read more.
“There are some things in our nation and in our world to which I’m proud to be maladjusted,” spoke Martin Luther King, Jr. as he addressed the Unitarian Universalist General Assembly of 1966. As we honor the modern prophet’s birthday, we remember his moral vision … read more.
Have you found 10 new habits of positivity to finally change all the worst things about yourself and fix your relationship/kids/work in three easy steps on your road to health, fitness, financial freedom and human perfection? No? As our culture plunges into its annual ritual … read more.
We gather to sing carols, light candles, and tell an old story of hope and peace once again.
It is so ordinary and natural that the days stop getting shorter and the light returns. Living in our world of ubiquitous artificial light, can we still share in the awe that solstice has brought to people throughout time and place? We celebrate the returning … read more.
Since before recorded history, humans have acknowledged the winter solstice – that turning of the stars when the longest night of the year gives way to the growing of daylight hours – the rebirth of the new year.
Through the centuries, we humans have celebrated … read more.
We name that each night a child is born is a holy night, each child born one more redeemer. We look into the eyes of a baby and we are reminded, at a level deeper than words, of the inherent goodness, the inherent sacredness of … read more.
Life doesn’t come with an instruction manual, they say. But that doesn’t stop us from searching for one. Humans have always made meaning and found messages in the world around us. Have you ever followed a star in the East?