Pam Baxter

The Earth Laughs in Flowers

Join us for this very special intergenerational service, as we celebrate the diversity of life on earth and the diversity of human community. This year we honor Earth Day with a favorite Unitarian Universalist ritual — the Flower Celebration. In this ritual, every person brings a flower, we arrange them and bless them, and we … Continued

Bread to Make a Home (Annual Intergenerational Bread Service)

Bread symbolizes hearth and home and comfort. Sharing of bread is a way of bringing people together. In our annual UCWC Bread Service, we will honor our many backgrounds and the common humanity that brings us together in this, our spiritual home. We invite all members and friends of UCWC to bring a kind of … Continued

Open the Doors (Building Dedication at 501 S. High St.)

At 501 South High Street. Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – 9:30 am on the front steps.  Singing for Gathering – 9:50 am.  Service – 10:00 am. Come celebrate our newly renovated congregation. In this special intergenerational service, we will dedicate our newly renovated sacred space, celebrating in words, music and community. Nursery care will be available … Continued

Gathering Blessings

We come together from many homes, backgrounds, and walks of life. Each gathering is a blessing, and each of us takes blessings with us when we go. This intergenerational ingathering service will celebrate the blessings we carry into the world. Part of the service will be a “Blessing of the Backpacks.” All school age children … Continued

RE Sunday: Toolbox of Faith

RE Sunday is the annual service in which we celebrate classes, recognize our volunteer teachers, and celebrate student milestones. This year, we’ll explore a Spirit Play class, learn what common toolbox items can remind us how to live our UU faith, and discover how the Simpsons animated TV family can provide a starting point for … Continued

Breaking Bread Together

The act of sharing bread is an ancient way of bringing people together. In our traditional UCWC Bread Communion, we will celebrate our diverse pathways and backgrounds and the common humanity that brings us together. We invite all members and friends of UCWC to bring a kind of bread that represents your personal or ethnic … Continued

Gathering the Waters

Our connections run deep with one another, with all of humanity, and with the earth itself. In our annual intergenerational Ingathering service, we’ll celebrate these connections through song, story, and water. Each family is invited to bring a small container of water from your home for the service. Following the service, we will gather in … Continued