USGPodcasts

The sermons of the Unitarian Society of Germantown in Philadelphia, PA

2.26.17, They Called Her Moses-Music Sunday

The USG choir, soloists and narrators will perform this cantata based upon the life of Harriet Tubman with piano accompaniment. The songs of her time and her people are utilized to tell of a journey to freedom on the Underground Railroad, which led thousands of slaves to the free states and Canada.

2.19.17, We Were Always There, Connie Simon, Intern Minister

The Black experience in Unitarian Universalism has been full of challenges, missed opportunities and triumphs. Connie Simon shares stories of resilience and hope that prove, in the words of African American UU historian Mark Morrison Reed, that “we were always there.”

2.11.17, Heaven Can’t Wait, Rev. Kent Matthies

Rev. Kent’s last sermon before his six-month sabbatical. Universalists believed that all people go to heaven. Whatever one believes about an afterlife, heaven and hell can exist here and now.Too much focus on the past or future can debilitate. How can we all build resiliency by drawing upon the positive power of now?

2.5.17, Cultivating Resiliency, Rev. Kent Matthies

On many days life comes with the good, the bad, the ugly and the gorgeous. It often takes resiliency to prepare for, engage in and recover from impactful events. How  can you develop resiliency of body, mind and spirit?