Dance on down with the band and the entire community! This is a day of saying goodbye to the Old Year with a Dixie Land Jazz Band you won’t forget. This is also the day to embrace the possibilities for the New Year. Is avoiding rejection and staying stay keeping you from what’s possible? Can […]
Join us in a worship service about the rich and rewarding journey of following a path of mindfulness and meditation in life with music from Gerry Whelan, Meg Ryan, and Sarah DiGioia.
Oh, Blessed Light! Rev. Kent Matthies Winter Solstice marks turning from dark towards light. The wheel of fire will roll through the parking lot tonight – not hitting any cars! St. Lucia Day celebrates the emergence of light and hope amidst the fear of dark and despair. The shining of this light comes out of […]
Before most western religions mystery religions existed. They taught the secrets that pertained to how one might live and prosper in the world as well as myths and stories that passed on the deeper understandings of the mind, body, spirit, nature connection. During this service we will explore the nature of Mystery religions and how […]
How do you write a new Christmas carol (well, new in the 14th or 15th century)? Sometimes assistance comes from where you might least expect it – like the donkey lying over in the corner of the stable. Maybe assistance comes from visions caused by consuming too many holiday beverages. You just never know where […]
The shortest days and the longest nights. We are on our way to the season of light — but be careful not to hurry. Disappointments, melancholy and heartbreaks are integral to life’s fabric, and we can learn to embrace them. There can be a mystery and magic to walking in the dark.
For atheists, agnostics and theists, saying “thank you” for the blessings in your life is a great practice. We come together on the Sunday after the American Seder, Thanksgiving, to engage in the sacred act of saying “thanks.” Out of our gratitude comes a strong desire to be generous and give back to life.
Building Beloved Community” is part of the mission of USG. Most of us know from personal experiences in our lives that this is easier said than done. On this Community Day, we will explore building beloved community in this intergenerational service.
Rev. David Parke served as Minister at the Unitarian Society of Germantown from 1965 to 1971. David returned to our pulpit for the USG 150th Anniversary to great acclaim. Having recently celebrated his 90th birthday, David will reflect on what he has learned.