As we settle into this season of light, we spend some time contemplating our Unitarian Universalist sacred symbol– the flaming chalice. This Sunday we’ll focus on its history as a symbol of safety and freedom, while also considering the ancient Jewish story of Hanukkah, which … read more.
In the beginning of the Christian movement around 30 A.D., the followers of Jesus of Nazareth believed him to be just a man. These members of the Jewish faith thought that he was chosen and blessed by God but still just a man. Three centuries … read more.
The American past includes a great number of tragic mistakes, and it can be difficult, given our current political realities, to be hopeful about the future of democracy. Jon Shelton, a UW-Green Bay professor, argues that we have an important heritage of democratic activism in … read more.
When we ask ourselves, “Why did ____ happen to me?“, it’s not hard to consider ourselves cursed. By contrast, Unitarian Universalism focuses on life’s generosity and inherent goodness, which in turn enables us to cope with our struggles. Let us renew this spiritual practice together … read more.
As is our custom when a month has a fifth Sunday, we will not have service today. Instead, Pat Cichocki will share the story of Laundry Love with Helping Hands, a local non-profit run by all volunteers. Laundry Love hosts events where anyone needing a … read more.
Queer teens are vulnerable in all our communities and we have an opportunity to support them as allies beyond just annual Pride events. In this service I make the case for supporting safe spaces where all have an opportunity to express themselves authentically and be … read more.
GBAUUF member Kim Brumm will be pointing out Unitarian Universalist values in Disney media.
This service will be in-person only, and will not be Zoomed.