Archives: Services

This Body of Mine

Today’s service will be about how our tendency to be judgmental can negatively impact our lives and the lives of others.

John Green is a son of the South, striving to become the best version of himself in the time allotted. John and his wife Nancy … read more.

Cartoons, Childhood, and Connection

Explore with Sadie the ways in which comfort media can bring us together, and can help us to understand ourselves and the world around us at a deeper level. 

Sadie Swayze (he/they) is a lifelong UU who is very pleased to return to his home congregation … read more.

Hearing vs. Listening

Do we all know how to listen? How does being hard of hearing help to improve the skill of listening? What is the relationship between listening and respect for the worth and dignity of each person? 

Andrea Mernan is a longtime member of First Unitarian and … read more.

Article II and the Care of All Beings

The proposed revision of Article II of the UU bylaws, scheduled for a vote during the days just prior to today’s service, states, “We covenant to protect Earth and all beings from exploitation”. How do we as UUs honor that?

Lorna Steele has worked with animals … read more.

A Deeper Dive – Where Poetry and Art Meet

For our fourth annual summer poetry service, we’ll be returning to the amazing poems and artwork shared in the recent Art in the Atrium exhibit “Where Poetry and Art Meet.” Meeting these works in a new way–through a Sunday Service–we’ll have the opportunity to explore … read more.


Change is part of life, and life in the church is no exception. We are reaching the point where we can see the end of the church year, which will bring some significant changes to First U. Join us this Sunday as we say goodbye … read more.