Long time members of the Open Circle Fellowship, Jeanne and John McDowell, will describe their spiritual journeys. The service will include music and readings that they have chosen together to reflect their beliefs and values.
No doubt you’ve heard that this year’s election cycle may re-define what we mean by democracy, or it may end democracy in America altogether. We are called by our Fifth Principle to uphold democratic process in our organizational decision making – while at the same … read more.
Poetry Sunday is a longtime tradition for the Green Bay fellowship. This year, we embrace our consortium friends at Open Circle and invite two of their poetry lovers, Barbara Lukas and Daniel Belzer, to join David Clowers and Mark Goldstein from GBAUUF to share poems … read more.
In June we celebrate the blessing of living free from fear. Juneteenth honors the freedom from slavery for African Americans and Pride honors the freedom to live authentically for LGBTQ+ people. Living free from fear is essential to living into our full potential, both as … read more.
We offer blessings to one another here in this community quite often. We confer blessings on our youngest ones during child dedication ceremonies and then when they come of age. Couples are blessed during wedding ceremonies, and during memorials, we pause to bless this one … read more.
Often we appreciate blessings more if we consider what life would be like if “that” had never happened. For example, “what if my parents had never met?”. Pondering such “counter blessings” reminds us how we have become who we are and may help us focus … read more.
In lieu of service this Sunday, join us for a chili cook-off! Whether you’ve got a favorite recipe to enter or want to volunteer as a taster, we want you there. Consider yourself more of a baker than a cook? No problem. We’d love to … read more.
You are invited to bring a flower or two to exchange during our annual ritual of beauty and fellowship. Like always, this service will be accessible via Zoom and in person. Thankfully, this will be the first time since 2019 that we have the option … read more.
An exploration of how we can create rituals for ourselves that help us connect with the beauty that is at once within and beyond our own bodies. Nathan will share some thoughts about his personal ritual practices and invite individuals to think about their own … read more.