Archive for the ‘Sermon Archive and Podcast’ Category

Secrets of Happy Families

If you’re like Sophia Bailey-Klugh, featured in our video from a moment ago, then Father’s Day is a super huge day for you. Because you have not just one dad but TWO. You have to double everything. Not just one Bacon-of-the-Month Club membership, but TWO Bacon-of-the-Month Club memberships (or whatever your cool Father’s Day gift […]

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Ministry of Exploration

I have a passion for this faith, and a great affection for this congregation.  I enjoy communicating the good news of Unitarian Universalism to newcomers and old-timers alike from the pulpit.  But a sermon can only go so far, and it can only reach some people.  To really communicate our faith, we need a comprehensive […]

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Something, Something, Something

Something. Something. Something                              Three little words Something. Something. Something. It may appear that when I came to write this sermon I couldn’t remember my title. But “Something” has emerged as one of the most fundamental and vital terms to have made […]

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Empty Chairs at Empty Tables

The first widely publicized observance of a Memorial Day-type observance after the Civil War was in Charleston, South Carolina. During the war, Union soldiers who were prisoners of war had been held at the Charleston Race Course; at least 257 Union prisoners died there and were hastily buried in unmarked graves. Together with teachers and […]

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Bridging Ceremony – Rites of Passage

This Sunday the podcast is text only. Credo Statements from the some of the bridging youth are below, with their permission. We respect the privacy of all our members, and especially our youth. On Sunday, May 18th, UUCA marked two major sets of life passages at the Rites of Passage services.  At the 9:30 service, […]

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