The first in a several part series on significant stories from the world's religions, we'll reflect on the story of Adam, Eve, and the Garden of Eden, with insights drawn from Jewish teachings and interpretations.
Of the many poets quoted in Unitarian Universalist services, Mary Oliver was perhaps the most beloved. With several entries in our “Singing the Living Tradition” hymn book, her words have become almost "sacred scripture" to many UUs. In the wake of Mary Oliver's recent death in January at age 83, we'll reflect on some of her core messages, and how we can integrate them into our lives and our congregations.
Sometimes people are motivated by great achievements and other times by horrible failures. Join Peter Lauricella today while he explains how he overcame significant life long failures to become a hospice volunteer. He will discuss his reasons for becoming a hospice volunteer and some of his experiences as a member of Durham Hospice.
Our 7th Unitarian Universalist Principle calls us to respect the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part. Our scientific awareness of interdependence continues to grow, and the mystery of trees -- their communication, their strength and resilience, their beauty -- is one beautiful part of that interdependence.
Gather round, young and old! The Jr. Youth and Religious Explorers invite you to a "Campfire Service". Join us for a Sunday service with a twist, where the young people of UUCD warm your hearts with stories, songs, skits and reflection. Linger after the service for campfire-inspired treats and fellowship.
Music has the power to touch heart and soul, evoke memories, invite stillness, elicit joy, connect us with one another, transform our understanding of ourselves and the world, and more. Bring your singing voice and dancing feet for this celebration of music.
Sharing Our Faith is a program of the Canadian Unitarian Council. It encourages greater associational awareness in our congregations, the fostering of relationships, and a sense of community and connection among and between our member congregations and communities. The theme of the 2019 Sharing Our Faith package is water justice.
On February 10th as people’s thoughts turn to Valentine’s Day we invite you to bring a poem to share in the spirit of love, friendship and connection. Let’s celebrate the many kinds of love and connection in our lives. We also invite you to bring chocolate!
Retribution or restoration? Individual or systemic change? In this service we'll explore difference justice models and possibilities for deeper healing for ourselves and our society. Multigenerational service, so no RE classes. Children will remain for the service.
In January 2018, Michelle spoke to UUCD about the Promise of Inclusion leading up to the Parliament of the World’s Religions. Post-Parliament, she will share her experience about the Reality of Inclusion and the lessons she learned along the way.
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