Topic: Spirituality

Albino Rabbits

Gabor gave this sermon at Lakeshore UU Congregation seventeen years ago. In case you missed it or you have joined our community since then, he will deliver it again. 

It explores the question: “Where do ethical rules come from?”

Service Leader: Christopher ThomsonMusician: Kerry-Anne KutzChalice Lighter: Cormac LutesHospitality: TBC

Tales from a Book of Life: Reflections

This is the third part of Michael’s trilogy. The pattern is broadly as before: a set of international tales is used to explore our collective spirituality. The tales are followed by another mysterious spiritual question.

Today’s tales, sometimes amusing but all intriguing, are from the exotic … read more.

Personal Identity

Ariel’s service “will include an interesting twist on the sermon delivery many of us are used to. The structure will be a philosophical congregation-wide discussion regarding the problem of personal identity.

The discussion will touch on the individual’s sense of self, as well as how it … read more.

Every Moment Counts

We are responsible for the present moment. Everyone can change small things in a way that is empowering.

Denise Stillman, entrepreneur, mother, and immigrant, will tell us about her spiritual journey, and how she battles her dark feelings by sabotaging them and turning … read more.

“In the doing, we become”

From Whom am I led? To Whom do I Serve?

Vivianne will give a glimpse into the journey of where her personal life intersects with her professional life – And in so doing – her spirituality is defined as a political statement. She believes in … read more.

With a Cup of Tea

What is the most important question you are not asking yourself? In today’s sermon, Rev. Heather will consider some of the questions she’s grappled with on her quest for understanding and meaning.

What have been, and what are, your deep questions?

‘It’s New Years

At the corner of … read more.

Reflecting on Home and Belongings

Naomi Shihab Nye was born in 1952 in St. Louis, Missouri and now lives in San Antonio Texas.  Her father was Palestinian and her mother was American.  She speaks English and Arabic.  She is a poet, songwriter and novelist.  She says “San Antonio feels most … read more.

Do Numbers and Mathematics Figure Into Spirituality?

An exploration of the concept of numeracy as a means to gaining perspective.

Timothy shares thoughts on how our intuitive mathematical understanding can be broadened to reveal truths that can seem lost through needless abstraction. An understanding of numbers that seem larger than ourselves can help in … read more.

Confessions of a Church-goer

Do you need to go to church to be religious? Why go at all?   Calogero Cumbo considers the possible range of motives for church attendance and shares his reasons for going, first when he was a Roman Catholic, and then after his faith journey … read more.

Aging Gratefully

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One of our most cherished members, Jean Merrifield, will speak to us on the subject  of Aging Gratefully. There are few more qualified to speak on this subject than Jean (who is 102 years old).  Jean’s incredible wisdom and wit serve as … read more.