Speaker: Christopher Hyson


In-person & Live-stream. Pilgrims are different from tourists: they travel for spiritual reasons, not just to relax or for fun. Pilgrimage is a search for meaning, purpose, values, and truth. Several UCWC members share their pilgrimage stories today.

On Eternal Life

Chris Hyson. Live stream and in-person. Eternal life is something that billions of humans have strived for, at least throughout recorded history and likely for much longer. The promise of existence beyond life is central to many of the world’s major religions, but often with prerequisites or caveats. How do Unitarian Universalists achieve eternal life?

All the Cool Kids Are Doing It: The Bad (and Good) of Peer Pressure

Chris Hyson. Live-stream. We’ve all heard about peer pressure, typically in a bad light. Peers might urge us to skip class or have that additional drink. But peers might also pressure us to study for that test or visit our grandparents. We’ll delve beyond the dirty word that we usually hear and see what more … Continue reading All the Cool Kids Are Doing It: The Bad (and Good) of Peer Pressure

Earthworms – Live-streamed

Chris Hyson. What do we have in common with earthworms? Although our biology is exceptionally different (we’re not even in the same phylum), when it comes to stepping out of our comfort zones, we have a lot more in common than you might think. Live-stream here.


Dear Members and Friends, Due to the ice storm predicted for tomorrow morning, our December 1 Sunday service is canceled.  Please stay safe during the winter weather. We will see you on December 6, for Cookies, Cocoa and Choir, and on December 8, for our regular 9:15 and 11 am services.

The Spirituality of Hard Work

Building a great monument, raising a child, perfecting an Excel spreadsheet, and even digging a hole in the back yard—doing hard work brings us great rewards. Cultures throughout history have expressed their value of hard work in their own ways. We’ll explore how our own hard work rewards us today.