STATEMENT ON THE DARREN CHAUVIN TRIAL VERDICT OF 4/20/2021

STATEMENT ON THE DARREN CHAUVIN TRIAL VERDICT OF 4/20/2021 In a sermon in 1853, Unitarian minister and abolitionist Theodore Parker penned these words: “I do not pretend to understand the moral universe; the arc is a long one, my eye reaches but little ways; I cannot calculate the curve and complete the figure by the […]

Bergen Magazine – “What the World Needs Now” – Rev. Sonia Ketchian (2021)

We have great news! Bergen Magazine was looking for a story about sharing love in the community for an article titled “Faces of Love” to be featured for Valentine’s Day. Our wonderful Rev. Sonia Ketchian was chosen to be featured. UUCP couldn’t be prouder! Please check out Rev. Sonia’s article “What the World Needs Now”. https://www.healthandlifemags.com/what-the-world-needs-now/  

THE FIERCE GRACE OF LOSING POWER

THE FIERCE GRACE OF LOSING POWER The Taoist spiritual text, The Lieh-tzu says: “Chuang-tzu once told a story about two persons who both lost a sheep. One person got very depressed and lost himself in drinking, sex, and gambling to try to forget this misfortune. The other person decided that this would be an excellent […]

MICROAGGRESSION CONFESSIONS

Over the past weeks I’ve been reading quite a few articles and some books about racism and just how insidious it is, how entrenched in our history it has always been. Two books I highly recommend about that are “White Fragility” by Robin DiAngelo and “How To Be An Anti-Racist” by Ibram X. Kendi. I’ve […]

THE ONE SPEECH ABSOLUTELY EVERYONE SHOULD READ THIS 4TH OF JULY

This weekend, even in the midst of a pandemic  that has already killed almost 130,00 Americans and with cases once again on the rise in many parts of the nation, Donald Trump will be hosting a July 4th celebration complete with fireworks at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. Thousands of people are expected to attend […]

Recorded Sermons

New services can be found on our YouTube channel. Don’t forget to subscribe to our channel and click on the bell to be notified when a new video is posted.   PAST SERVICES August 2, 2020 “Eid al-Adha: A Lesson on Sacrifice from the Qu’ran” – Rev. Paul Dodenhoff https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/wP1tP6n3zGRLeKPRxEL2ULc4G4TCeaa8hiJKqacEzExTLqBNfcjZyhFv8YRqKiYx   July 26, 2020 “Defeating Goliath” […]