Listening helps us find our way. Yet, there is so much more to listening. It also creates our world. Just think about why you listen to those close to you. Is it really just to gather information? To hear the other clearly? Or, is it … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Dr. Marian Stewart
Rev. Dr. Marian Stewart is Senior Minister at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus
On this “Columbus Day” we explore a people’s history that debunks a founding myth. Celebrations and statues, even literature and popular culture, cover up truths that we’d rather ignore. It is time to unmask the myth and lift up Indigenous people, their history, life, and … read more.
Join us in a celebration of our furry, scaly, and feathered friends. This is an allergy-free virtual blessing of our pet companions.
Send pictures of your pet along with your pet’s name to Rev. Marian to include in the service. You may also show off … read more.
Is love enough? Sometimes we think love is all about emotions. So why do we wear shirts wtih LOVE in big letters on bright yellow shirts? Surely, there is more.
A deeper look at our Unitarian Universalist fifth source, humanism. How a long history of non-theistic thinking has impacted and changed us. Where did it begin, where is it going? What is it anyway?
Join us for a dynamic celebration of MLK and the Civil Rights Movement. Rev. Ron Payne, a First UUer, was in Selma and will tell us all about it. Wahru Cleveland and Joyce will be drumming. Bring your drum to join in the benediction.
Rev. Marian will share stories from her dissertation on inherited racism. She will also share how things have changed and evolved since publication.
This evocative Haiku written by Mizuta Masahide, a 17th century Japanese poet and samurai, is good metaphor as we journey through our Unitarian Universalist six sources and talk about “direct experience.”
A beautiful service centered on the 300th anniversary of the song “Joy to the World”. All are welcome. Hot cider follows the candlelight service.
From campfires to yule logs to sacred stories, humans have found ways to make the dark days brighter. Light not only brings heat for the body, it warms the soul. In this season of holiday, some lights invite deep reflection while others bring a sense … read more.