Author: Rev. Eric Meter

Curiosity Friday – Katy Oberle

 

Today, Rev. Eric interviews First UU member Katy Oberle about her new musical recording, Shine. The two also talk about musical influences, and the relationship between faith and song.

Following the interview is a lyric video from the album’s title song which can also be found … read more.

Lisa Brandt – 2 Days to Go!

Part of our countdown to the 2020 Annual Meeting! Log on Sunday, June 7 after the Coming of Age service!

Today Rev. Eric talks with incoming Board Chair Lisa Brandt about what drew her to Unitarian Universalism, and the meaning First UU Columbus holds … read more.

Curiosity Friday – Faith Van Horne

Today Rev. Eric interviews Faith Van Horne. Faith is a former First UU Church of Columbus member who graduated from the Methodist Theological School of Ohio (in Delaware) last year and will enter a doctoral program in theology this fall.

(Note: early during the interview I … read more.

Curiosity Friday – Julie Smyth

Julie, a reporter for the Associated Press, was raised at First UU. She and her husband raised their daughter here in turn. Today she and Rev. Eric discuss approaching journalism with a Unitarian Universalist perspective, how we can stay centered during these chaotic and challenging … read more.

Meditation Monday – Living by Heart

This week’s Meditation Monday is brought to you by Rev. Eric, who is filling in today for Kelli McNeal! 
Several years ago, UU minister Rev. Dr. Laurel Hallman popularized a spiritual practice created by Rev. Harry Schofield titled Living by Heart. Today Rev. Eric provides a … read more.

Curiosity Friday – Pets (Rachel Kraut)

Welcome back to Curiosity Friday! 

As we’ve seen more of one another’s dogs and cats during our Thursday evening Community Chats and Sunday morning Coffee Hours, this week Rev Eric reaches out to Rachel Kraut, one of the congregation’s pet experts. What does this time of social … read more.

Curiosity Friday – Ask an Expert

Welcome back to Curiosity Friday! 

Last week Deb and Tom talked with us about how to stay creative, and the role of playfulness in doing so. This week, Rev. Eric interviews Katherine and Kyla about how to remain playful while sheltering at home.

 

Thank You, … read more.