Speaker: Rev. Jan Taddeo

Sticks and Stones…

Resilience may be something we build over time through the
accumulation of experiences in which we prevail through life challenges, but
too many challenges can overwhelm one’s ability to recover. How can we limit
the ways we unintentionally harm others that may wear down their resilience? 

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Resilience, Not Resistance

When have we resisted the need for support or assistance,
forging on believing we should be able to do that hard thing on our own?
 How can and does a faith community help
us to be more resilient and less resistant?

Rev. Jan Taddeo, Service Leader
Lydia Patrick, … read more.

Bearing the Fruit

The fruit of our faith tree is apparent in our actions in the wider community, and also in our everyday spiritual practices and interactions with all whom we encounter. How are you nurturing the seeds within to bear fruit in your life?

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Growing Our Tree

It takes more than healthy roots to grow a strong tree, it takes care and attention to keeping the tree healthy. If we think of our UU faith as a tree, what is the care and attention needed to keep our tree healthy, strong, … read more.

Owning Our Roots

Having immersed myself in Dolly Parton’s America and related resources, together we’ll explore our relationship with our roots and being our authentic selves, and what it might mean to be an authentic Unitarian Universalist.

Rev. Jan Taddeo, Service Leader
Bill Benshoof, Worship Associate

A Blue Christmas

For any number of reasons, the Christmas season is not a joyful time of year for every person. This is a service to honor the complex emotions that many feel during this time.

Rev. Jan Taddeo, Service Leader
Sherree Bailey, Worship Associate

Singing in the Awe: A Holiday Music service

Hanukkah, Yule, Christmas, and Kwanzaa … all occasions to celebrate the awe and wonder of this season. Join us for a morning of music and ritual honoring these traditions.

Rev. Jan Taddeo, Service Leader
Victoria Fashakin, Worship Associate

Walking with Awe

A sense of awe often comes with a sense of vastness, an experience in which we might feel immersed in something larger than ourselves. How might we generate such a sense of awe in the course of our day-to-day lives? And why would … read more.

Transgender Day of Remembrance

A contemplative service to memorialize those who were
killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice.

Rev. Jan Taddeo, Service Leader