Topic: Covenant

Planting Sequoias

Rev. Lauren Smith, who served UUSM as an Assistant Minister and Adult Religious Educator from 2007 to 2012, returns to our pulpit. Rev. Smith is now the Director of Stewardship and Development at the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). About this service, Rev. Smith says, “Peace … read more.

Congregational Life and Covenant

When did you discover the meaning of congregational covenant? Did it change you? We will explore what it means to walk together while encouraging freedom of thought and expression. In congregational life, covenant is freely asked and freely given. It is also an opportunity to find the … read more.

Post-apocalyptic Church

In a world of suffering, what is church for and what do we need from one another? Our sabbatical minister Rev. Sarah will explore this central question in her first sermon with our community. Come for the warm community, the sacred silence, wise words, and moving music. Stay after the service, if you like, for a welcome reception for Rev. Sarah and a fond farewell to the Chung-Williamson family … moving to Denmark and new adventures!

It’s a Very Hard Job

Recalling a brief encounter with a humble, imperfect, and extraordinary person, Worship Leader Bill Heavlin explores Covenant, our congregational theme for September, by interweaving Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, the Hindu concept of dharma, and the wisdom of the Blackfoot people.



Highlights from Sunday Service.  “It’s A … read more.