altar with lit candles

 

Festival of Music

Ellen Macdonald, service leader. Annastacia Cowles, greeter

 

How the Universalists and Unitarians Invented Christmas

Service Leader: Karen Esterl  Greeter: Harvey Benson

Did you know the early Pilgrims discouraged observing Christmas and that Universalists were among the first Christians in the United States to encourage celebrating it? Did you know that Unitarians were responsible for bring the Christmas tree tradition to … read more.

Fire Communion

Service leader: Annastacia Cowles Greeter: Bill Pardee

At the end of each calendar year, many UU congregations observe a tradition called the fire communion, sometimes known as a “burning bowl” ceremony. People write down on scraps of paper phrases that represent the year behind … read more.