Speaker: Rev Chris Buice

Abundant Love (or Abundant Anxiety)

There is a story in the Bible that makes many people very uncomfortable. Preachers get nervous when asked to preach about it.  A large number of the scholarly interpretations of the passage seem like an ill disguised effort to explain away the obvious meaning or … read more.

When Religion Is Its Own Worst Enemy

Some blame secularization for the demise of religion. Others blame science for the decline. Still others blame the new atheism and anti-religious activists who contend that religious freedom must include “Freedom From Religion.” However, in the Unitarian Universalist church we affirm the value of religion … read more.

Chutzpah for Chanukah

This year the celebration of Chanukah overlaps with the anniversary of the Boston Tea Party, which happened on December 16, 1773. So let’s light one candle for the Maccabee children and another for our revolutionary and rebellious American ancestors and see if we can learn … read more.

Icons, Idolatry and Advent

The Greek Orthodox tradition is known for the value it places on icons. There is a strain of the Protestant tradition that has been quick to attack the reverence for icons as a form of idolatry. This morning we will reflect on how Unitarian … read more.