Spirituality

Simply Pray – Sermon Text

Let us pray. Now… some of you instantly bowed your head a bit, maybe you closed your eyes. Perhaps you took in a deep breath as you waited to hear how I started the prayer and to whom I addressed it. Others of you did that, but you also groaned a little inside, because you … Continued

A Circle of Trust – Readings, Texts, and Resources

Readings and Text Opening Words                                           Laura Esquivel’s novel Like Water For Chocolate: Each of us is born with a box of matches inside us, but we can’t strike them all by ourselves; we need oxygen and a candle to help. In this case, the oxygen for example, would come from the breath of the person … Continued

Less Is More

Linda Anderson returns to offer some wise words and loving insight on simplicity.

With These Hands of Mine – Sermon Text

This sermon was delivered at a Maundy Thursday service, held at Clinton Memorial AME Zion Church in Greenport, NY, on Thursday, April 13, 2017.   Sometimes the gentle moments are the most striking. There’s a lot to grab our attention this week: the crowds at the gates of Jerusalem… the anger of the Pharisees… the … Continued

Crazy Wisdom

A Time for All Ages “The Most Peaceful Day of the Week” by Amy Petrie Shaw Today in the service, we’ll be talking about wisdom that comes from things that are funny, absurd, satirical, and witty. Sometimes those things creep in at the worst times, like when a minister just wants a peaceful, meditative start … Continued

Words and Music

An exploration of the spiritual side of song.

The Question Box

NOTE: We are meeting at Custer Institute (Bayview Road) this Sunday. Do you have questions about Unitarian Universalism, theology, history, scriptures, or religion? Bring them to the service, where Pastor Kimberley will offer her perspectives on your burning questions.