December 22, 2013: “Living the Light, Living the Dark: A Solstice Celebration.” & “December in Our Town” Children’s Musical
9:15 “Living the Light, Living the Dark: A Solstice Celebration.” In this contemplative time of the year, we will take the time to mark the turning of the light and the solstice season. Join Rev. Leslie Takahashi Morris for this meditative service.
11:15 “December in Our Town” Children’s Musical: Please Join MDUUC for A Multicultural Musical Celebration of the Season featuring the MDUUC Children and Youth Choirs. A group of young people, while collecting canned goods for a food bank, discovers holiday traditions of other cultures. Through their experiences, they grow to understand each other better, and learn that peace, joy, and hope are holiday traditions that can be shared by all.
December 24, 2013: Christmas Services
5:00 p.m. Children’s Christmas Service: Join us for a fun-filled interactive service especially designed for families with young children. Service led by Revs. David and Leslie Takahashi Morris and Heather Sawyers, DLRE.
7:00 p.m. Carols, Candles, and Stories: Join us for a warmth-filled, family-friendly holiday service featuring chorales by our youth choir and other talented soloists. Led by Revs. David and Leslie Takahashi Morris and Intern Minister, Melissa Thomson.
8:30 p.m. Carols, Candles, and Stories: Join us for our annual services of music, carols and stories. Led by Revs. David and Leslie Takahashi Morris
December 29, 2013: “Teshuvah” - Intern Minister Melissa Thomson
This Hebrew word is translated as “renewal” and “returning.” How will you return to the home of your soul, beginning the year with a sense of authenticity? Intern Minister Melissa Thomson will look at how the practice of teshuvah might help guide us in new ways of seeing.
ONE SERVICE ONLY at 10:30 a.m.