We begin the year with a homecoming service for all ages. All are invited to bring a few drops of water from their summer to add to a communal bowl. Combined they symbolize our shared efforts. This Unitarian Universalist ritual is a bit different each … read more.
Across time and cultures, people have honored the day of shortest light and celebrated the rebirth of the unconquered sun. We will do likewise, with fire, word, song, and a labyrinth. Dress for the weather, as we will be both indoors and out. Bring … read more.
In a world with an abundance of vastly different people, U.U. Christians walk the middle road. Part heretic, part Christian, – they are a unique blend of believers who separate the wheat from the chaff, and live in harmony with those of differing faiths. … read more.
Speaker: Lynne Stephens
The power and passion of possibilities
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.
Join us as we “cut the year loose” New Orleans style! It’s a time to cry and a time to laugh, a time to grieve and a time to dance. We’ll make a joyful noise, and parade around as part of the “second … read more.
Beneath the seasonal excess and commercialization of Christmas are deep roots. With stories both old and new, this morning’s service will both point to how over time humanity has celebrated these darkest days of the years while respecting 21st century sensibilities. For those with concerns … read more.
This is a multi-generational service prepared and directed by our Religious Education School Age program. Chalica is a holiday celebrated by Unitarian Universalists during the month of December. Each of our seven principles of Unitarian Universalism is celebrated and a candle lit. Children are asked … read more.
The history of humanity is marked by communities who make long term commitments in order to build something of value for the generations who follow. Our Unitarian Universalist tradition is built upon a foundation, not of stone, but of clear principles, each of which points … read more.