Speaker: Rev. Charlie Dieterich

September 15 Intentions and Actions

 Rev. Charlie and the UUCE Elected Board Members join in a reflection on our congregation’s intentions for the next year.  We will begin Religious Education classes by blessing the hands of our teachers.

We follow the service with conversations on the many ways you can become … read more.

September 8 Water Ingathering

An all-ages celebration.  Our monthly theme of “Intentions” will energize the story of the original “Water Ceremony” and learn how a hymn can change the world.  Everyone is invited to gather water from an important water source in their lives– the sink at Grandma’s nursing … read more.

May 19 Flower Communion

  In the 1920s, Rev. Norbert Capek led the first flower communion as a uniquely Unitarian celebration.  We celebrate our shared community and thank our teachers in ritual fashion.  Bring a flower from your     life– your home, or a neighbor, and share it with the … read more.

April 21 And Then One Day…

Easter is about a world changing moment.  Easter is about the end of assumptions.  There is a spiritual message in this religious holiday.  Let’s  explore.  Come hear the choir and Jackson Froman, too.

April 7 You Cannot Stay In Egypt

As we approach the spring holidays let us consider the lesson of Exodus – the story of a nation leaving oppression.  What muse, what god came to Moses  inspiring him to advocate for change?  What motivates us to commit to the  future?  Music from Hannah … read more.

March 17 At Least There Are No Snakes

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! 

March 10 Flowers in the Ruins

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.