Topic: Resistance

A Hindu Walked into a UU Church

Hinduism and Unitarianism became intertwined two hundred years ago when Ralph Waldo Emerson, a pillar of our religion, was introduced to the “Bhagwat Gita.” This book is a beloved scripture of the Hindus. Emerson’ writings reflect his regard for the Gita and he introduced the book to his protégé, Henry David Thoreau. Thoreau took to … Continue reading A Hindu Walked into a UU Church

Music of Life

Music does something for religious sentiment and religious expression that words or silence simply can’t. Please join us for Music Sunday, an annual tradition. Join our Choir and sing songs that proclaim liberty. Songs that turn ashes into garlands. Songs that, like oaks, have roots that go deep and stand strong. Click on this link … Continue reading Music of Life

Sea Change: Proposed Changes to our UU Principles

The seven (or eight!) Unitarian Universalist principles have been a familiar way to express what UU churches and congregants value, and the vision and goals that call us to this religion. A proposal for replacing the seven principles with a statement of values, rather than a list of ideas, will be voted on at this … Continue reading Sea Change: Proposed Changes to our UU Principles

Easter Flower Communion

Join us in a treasured annual celebration of Spring, new life, and the diversity and beauty of nature—including people! You’re invited to bring a flower to the service to share, but we will have plenty of extras, too. Happy Easter! Click on this link to view the videos of our service on YouTube: Video Link … Continue reading Easter Flower Communion

Palm Sunday & the Passion: the Dark Before Dawn

Join Pastor Kris Cervantes as she explores the path of the Passion, from the worker’s gate into Jerusalem, to the vigil and betrayal in the place of skulls, to trial, crucifixion, and burial. Theologian Miguel de la Torre reminds us that the oppressed of the world continue to dwell in the painful liminal space of … Continue reading Palm Sunday & the Passion: the Dark Before Dawn