March: 9, 2014: “More Than Memory”
Please join us in welcoming a special guest, the Rev. Dr. Lee Barker, president of Meadville-Lombard Theological School who will speak to us about the legacy we leave through our life together. As president of MLTS, Rev. Barker is on the front edge of thinking about the future of our faith and what we need to do to claim it.
March 15, 2014: “Salvation for UUs” – Intern Minister Melissa Thomson
Hosea Ballou, Clarence Skinner, and Rebecca Parker are some of the wise UUs who have preached and written about the concept of redemptive suffering. If we do not believe in the Christian doctrine of atonement, how can we be “saved?” In her sermon this Sunday, Melissa Thomson will speak about a UU salvific theology of belonging in community.
March 23: "Mattering" - Rev. Leslie Takahashi Morris
How does what we do here transform our lives and touch our communities? Come here the stories of members of this congregation who will share their own experiences of support and change. Rev. Leslie Takahashi Morris will coordinate this service.
March 30: “Not Like Those Peopleʺ - Rev David Takahashi Morris
Sometimes it's hard to respect the inherent worth and dignity of people who believe or behave in ways we think are wrong, distasteful, or dangerous. David Takahashi Morris explores how the need to create "others" can challenge our commitment to our First Principle. This will be David’s last sermon before his sabbatical!