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Rev. Ed Brock
The Joy of Diversity–service postponed. When rescheduled, Rev. Ed Brock and Members of the Congregation will discuss the joy of diversity.
We are often put off by the way old religious terms are used, and dismiss their value. An example is the word “redemption,” which had important meaning to the Universalist side of our denominational roots. This Sunday I’ll explore this term and its value to us today.
Resilience is our ability to respond to major changes. The turmoil of our national politics, the climate changes symbolized by Hurricane Harvey, and the recent violence in Charlottesville, all point to the turbulence around us. This Sunday is the first in a yearlong series on the nature of resilience.
We’ll do four rituals to mark the beginning of the church year: share symbols of our summer activities, bless the religious education teachers and helpers, and bless the Board and the Ministerial Search Committee. Join us to express our affirmation and support for the work these groups will do.
One of the seven principles of the UU Association of congregations is “The inherent worth and dignity of every person.” What is unique about the UU movement is that we take this seriously and honor the diversity of people. This Sunday I will explore this theme, and what it means for how we live.
Rev. Ed Brock and Doug Jones (Senate run aspirant) will speak. One of the seven principles of the UU Association of congregations is “The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large.” We think so highly of the importance of the democratic process that we … Continued