“Building Beloved Community” is part of the mission of USG. Most of us know from personal experiences in our lives that this is easier said than done. On this Community Day, we will explore building beloved community in this intergenerational service.
Come celebrate with upbeat ballads and music that makes you want to sing or dance (whether you speak Spanish or not)! As is often the case, science is catching up with ancient spiritual wisdom which says people experience increased resiliency and wisdom when they stay … read more.
For our Ingathering Water Ceremony we begin the church year anew by celebrating our commitment to our UU Principles. Come help us celebrate new, beautiful sanctuary banners, which help us affirm and promote “the inherent dignity and worth of every person”, and “justice, equity and … read more.
Albert Schweitzer said, “Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.” Helen Keller said, “So long as memory of beloved friends live in my heart, I shall say that life is good.” Both comments contain some reality and wisdom. Come together on … read more.
Join us as we highlight the benefits we all receive when we focus less on ourselves and more on being in community with others. This special intergenerational service feature music, spoken word and even a few surprises. You don’t want to miss it!
Shape Note singing is a uniquely American tradition which grew in many communities with higher levels of illiteracy. Everyone at this worship, with any level of musical experience, will be invited (not required) to sing along. This will be a simple, beautiful and meaningful time … read more.
“You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in one drop.” ~ Rumi. As we begin the new church year, we celebrate inherent wisdom, strength and courage. Bring water from home or a place special to you to pour into … read more.
Relationship is the basis of any society. When our relationships are rooted in care and trust, our communities thrive. Join us for this intergenerational service as we celebrate our thriving community at USG. Be sure to check out the Community Day workshops before the service, … read more.
We will lay down our burdens from the Old Year, and lift up our possibilities for the New Year. And remember inspirational people including Prince, John Glenn and Gwen Ifill, who died this past year. Can you draw upon the experience of others and yourself … read more.
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 … read more.