Fear can be constrictive and paralyzing, causing us to miss out on chances for our own personal success and opportunities to further our goal of Beloved Community. How do we overcome our fear and learn to speak truth to power?
The Black experience in Unitarian Universalism has been full of challenges, missed opportunities and triumphs. Connie Simon shares stories of resilience and hope that prove, in the words of African American UU historian Mark Morrison Reed, that “we were always there.”
Our first service after the inauguration of Donald Trump as President. Regardless of our political affiliation, we recognize the need for acceptance and healing. How will we work together in love to promote social justice and equal opportunity for all and bring an end to the intolerance and divisiveness that have rocked our society?
There’s a special joy that comes from being surrounded in the warmth of community with family and friends, especially during the holidays. Join Intern Minister Connie Simon for a cozy Christmas morning service filled with music, stories and a message to remind us all of the true meaning of the season.
When there is so much intolerance, discord and suffering in our community and our world, seeing the blessings in life can be a challenge. Sometimes we’re just too busy and distracted to see them. Yet, there they are – waiting to be discovered and revealed. How will you find your blessings? Ministry Moment
Join us for the tradition of Dia de los Muertos. Our worship service will involve story and songs with the outstanding band, Mariachi Maya! We will journey with three Mexican-American children learning and sharing the rich cultural heritage of this holiday. Please bring a photo of a deceased loved one to share at our altar. … Continued
Are UUs a religious community, a social justice movement or something else? We’ll explore the liberal roots of Unitarianism, Universalism and Unitarian Universalism and how we can come together today in all our glorious theological diversity and work toward creating Beloved Community.
What does it mean to be truly “connected” to someone? How do we create thoughtful, intentional relationships with others? As she begins her two-year service as USG’s Intern Minister, Connie Simon reflects on the challenges and the blessings of building loving, authentic and lasting relationships in a new community