It’s St. Patrick’s Day, but it’s also the end of winter, and, this being Erie, it will probably be snowing. Let’s talk about compromise and perfectionism, and celebrating the small victories of life. With Jackson and the Choir!
Rev. Charlie Dieterich
Finding hope in the worst of circumstances is an expression of faith. Let’s ask what the role of roses in winter really is and how community can help us find the positive together. Jackson plays.
This month’s theme, “Inclusion” is bigger than acceptance, bigger than welcome. Edwin Markham, in his poem Outwitted, celebrates the victory of inclusion over exclusion, of love over hate, name calling and oppression. Musician: Jackson Froman.
St. Valentine’s Day is advertised as a day for love between two people… spouses, perhaps other relatives. When I was in elementary school we would make valentines for everybody in the class, whether we liked them or not. How wide can you open your heart … read more.
Start your holiday with community. We will sing and listen and share sweets, with anthems and readings. Stay for the reception.
Please bring one or two dozen cookies to share if you are able.
Stay safe! But if you’re able to join us, please do for “From Non-Violence to the March on Washington”. Martin Luther King Jr. was inspired by a gay Quaker who was either invisible or hated by white society. Rustin was organizer, activist and philosopher from … read more.
Dr. Howard Thurman reset the meaning of Christmas in his litany of work from healing, to celebration. How do we start anew on a journey of joy and hope?
Musician: Jackson Froman.
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Christmas comes once a year and it seems everyone is celebrating. How have Unitarians and Universalists contributed to the general festivities? Our choir sings carols and songs of joy. Musician: Jackson Froman.
In which Gospel does Jesus celebrate Hanukkah? What is the significance of this minor Jewish holiday and why is it important today? Musician: Jackson Froman.
We gather together in joyous thanksgiving each year. Or we take time to reflect on those who were left out of Massasoit’s first feast. How can we celebrate mindfully? Come hear the choir and help make sandwiches Speaker: Rev. Charlie. Musician: Jackson Froman.