Rev. Dan Schatz

Ask the Minister

For the past month, our minister has been collecting questions from you.  This morning he will give some answers!

Give Light

“Give light,” said Ella Baker, “and the people will find the way.” On this Mother’s Day, what can we learn from the woman often referred to as “The Mother of the Civil Rights movement?”

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

Practice Loving Kindness

Unitarian Universalists often speak of “the inherent worth and dignity of every person.” This is easy to embrace in theory, but sometimes difficult in practice. What does it mean to practice loving kindness, especially when we are in conflict with another?

The Unexpected

The story of Easter is a tale of events that did not turn out the way people expected. The unexpected comes in many ways, throughout our lives — whether it takes the form of a spiritual resurrection, an opening of the heart, or an April Fool’s joke.

A Circle of Blessings

We offer blessings to one another in many ways. This service will include a candlelit ritual of blessing, connection, and caring. After the service, please stay for the special blessing of our “Just Deserts!”

The Secret of Happiness

Philosophers have claimed to have it; explorers have died trying to find it.  What is the secret of happiness?

A Larger Circle

We begin this month by celebrating the circle of our congregation, with music from the Spirit Singers along with words from Rev. Schatz and UCWC members.

Science, Religion and Truth

Unitarian Universalism has long had a creative relationship with science. How does science inform our quest for truth and meaning?