What’s So Great About Silence, Anyway?

Need a break from 24 hour news, 24 hour convenience stores, 24 hour online streaming, 24 hour casinos, 24 hour (fill in the blank)…? Explore how the development of an appreciation and use of silence can nourish our bodies and souls.

Steve Herro, is a member … read more.

Poetry Sunday

Our annual celebration of National Poetry month will once again include a service of sharing our favorite poetry.  Whether you have authored a poem or wish to share another author’s, please let Claudia Moder know if you would like to participate.

Unpacking Grace

I’ve been wondering about the word Grace lately. What is it? I know I’ve experienced it but where does it come from and who bestows it? Reason tells me it is given by those around me but my heart tells me there is something more … read more.

Music Sunday

Join us for a celebration of all things music! Members and friends are invited to share their musical talents during this special service. Whether your instrument of choice is a clarinet, guitar, or your voice, all performers are welcome. To sign up, please contact … read more.

Stories of Motherhood

In the book “Little Fires Everywhere,” Celeste Ng said: “It came, over and over, down to this: What made someone a mother? Was it biology alone, or was it love?”

Join us on Mother’s Day as several friends and member share stories of motherhood.

 

You Were That Close

Andy had just started a new chapter in his life, leaving his corporate job of 16 years to become a full-time freelance creative. In addition to a career change, he became a serious cyclist. His mental and physical health had never been better in his life. … read more.

Pride Sunday

Our annual Pride Sunday service is a celebration of the LGBTQ community. As Unitarian Universalists, we Stand on the Side of Love and support Pride month by inviting speakers to share their words of wisdom with us. GBAUUF is a welcoming congregation and truly, all … read more.

The Benefit of the Doubt

Our 1st Principle calls on us to honor the inherent worth and dignity of every person. This often means looking beyond behavior and giving the benefit of the doubt. As individuals, we have to decide when to say, “Oh, that’s okay!” and when to say, … read more.

Mingling of the Waters

Please bring either “living waters” from wherever your travels or activities have led you over the summer or plan on using “symbolic” water provided at the service. Participants will be invited to share what the water means to them as the water is poured and … read more.

Knowledge vs. Absolute Certainty

The Unitarian 4th Principle states: “A free and responsible search for truth and meaning.” In religious studies, the greatest threat to any search for understanding the Gospels of the Bible are the doctrines and dogma proclaimed by the governing institutions of most Christian denominations.  … read more.