Rev. Beth Marshall

April 15 Sacred Fools

Imbedded in many religious traditions is the presence of a holy fool, a trickster, a jester, the one who humorously asks that we take what we think we know and turn it upside down, seeing what else we might learn or what we might understand … read more.

March 18 What Makes A Life?

This morning’s sermon was purchased by Bob Guthrie at the Service Auction and will wrestle with the question of how we define a life. If we create a life form, such as artificial intelligence, does it have inherent worth and dignity as do humans? Is … read more.

March 11 Going Deep and Aiming High

This Sunday we launch the annual pledge campaign with songs and stories. The service will focus our attention on how it is that we can put our faith into action, through support of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Erie.

Musician: Jackson Froman.

December 17 Stages of Santa

What happens when we take a very familiar seasonal story and look at it through different sets of eyes, from different stages of spiritual development, deepening our understanding as gain experience and wisdom?

Musician: Jackson Froman.

December 10 Windows on Compassion

This morning’s service draws upon lesser-known holiday stories that touch the heart and speak to the transforming power of love and compassion, which are key elements in any message of the holiday season.

Musician: Jackson Froman.

November 12 An Abundance of Blessings

There is an old saying that goes something like: “The butterfly counts not days, but moments, and has time enough.” Those lines call us to search out and cherish today’s blessings. This morning’s service will celebrate those blessings – large and small. … read more.