Resilience, ur spiritual theme for the month of February, as a literal meaning of being able to return to the same shape after being stretched or bent. Normally it brings to mind constance and sameness. But it can also be about the will … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Kelly Weisman Asprooth-Jackson
Our annual Side With Love service is a multi-generational time for us to celebrate the force at the center of our covenant as a congregation and as Unitarian Universalists: love. This year, we will explore love’s endurance and capacity to withstand disappointment and loss.
What do you put your stock in? Where are your reserves of strength and courage stored? And have you invested the most previous resources of our life wisely? Join us on Groundhog’s Day, for the start of our annual stewardship drive, and … read more.
As Unitarian Universalists, and in particular as the members and friends of First Parish Church, we have a number of ideas and ideals that we affirm and aspire to. But what we say we are for is the blueprint of a shared community – … read more.
On the Sunday of Martin Luther Kind Day weekend, Rev. Kelly will reflect with us on MLK’s life as a model of fidelity to one’s faith and ideals – particularly in the way Dr. King himself understood the calling of non-violence in response to hatred … read more.
In a world as complex and conflicted as
ours, maintaining integrity requires constant effort. Being true to ourselves,
and to our own ideals, can often be very challenging. One of the ways in which
it can be most challenging comes in the conflict between our expectations,
conflicts, or biases … read more.
In 1845, the British explorer Sir John Franklin set out on an expedition to find the mythical Northwest Passage – a sea route for sailing from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean by passing north of Canada. Although these days, climate change is making that … read more.
On the last Sunday of 2019, join Rev. Kelly and members of the Music and Worship Committee in a time of reflection and sharing. All are invited to bring a poem that particularly speaks to them to share during this interactive worship service.
Join us for our annual celebration of Christmas Eve through story, song and candlelight. Two services will be held, at 5:00 pm and 9:00 pm. All are welcome.
In our annual Christmas Pageant Sunday, the whole congregation will be invited to participate in a fun and energetic retelling of the traditional Christmas story, led by our children and youth. Join us for a beloved story and music and a change to join … read more.