Community

June 24 Do the Genes Still Fit?   

The array of human genes selected thousands of years ago enabled our ancestral clans to survive alongside wooly mammoths and giant cave bears.   Are we adapted for a global society and technological threats? Musicians: James Pearson and Hannah Olanrewaju.

May 20 Life on the Margins

In Fr. Gregory Boyle’s new book, Barking to the Choir, he invites us to “find kinship with one another and reconvinces us all of our own goodness.”
We will recognize our Religious Education teachers this morning.

Musician: Jackson Froman.

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.

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.

Mass Incarceration: In Search of Justice

The Adult Education Committee and community members have been studying Michelle Alexander’s book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindess. In addition, three smaller groups are working to decrease the impact of mass incarceration locally and are eager to share their … read more.

August 13 Income Inequality Workshop

Guest Speaker: Kate Koehle

Workshop communities like ours need to take control in order to shape our town into a safe and successful environment. There are two ways we can do this, people power and money power. Erie County United is building people power … read more.