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.
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.
This morning’s service delves into the history of Mardi Gras and how those same influences can be seen as a means to make the season of Lent meaningful to modern Unitarian Universalists. Laissez le bon temps roulez!
Musician: Jackson Froman. … read more.
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.
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.
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.
On August 6, we will meet with the Religious Society of Friends, or Quakers, in our sanctuary. Members of their congregation will join us for a combined Quaker /UU service. The service will begin with a 7.5 minute video “What Quakers Do … read more.
Speakers: Rev. Beth Marshall and the 2017 Coming of Age Class
Today’s service weaves together two uniquely Unitarian Universalist elements: Coming of Age and the Flower Communion. The Coming of Age celebration honors the work our youth have this year and gives the congregation … read more.
Speaker: Janet Krack
The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Erie has a been a modest but significant voice in our town since it was founded as The First Unitarian Society in 1898. Janet Krack, a third generation Unitarian and life-long member of our congregation, … read more.
The arc of our faith is marked by the prophetic words and actions of courageous men and women. Their stories resonate with the kind of courage and determination that we can draw upon today. Also, pledge return Sunday!
Musician: Jackson Froman.
In the … read more.