Speaker: Rev. Dr. Marian Stewart

Rev. Dr. Marian Stewart is Senior Minister at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus

Deep Listening

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.

Unmasking a Founding Myth

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.

Animal Blessing

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.

Shades of Humanism

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?

Lift Every Voice

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.

Still Waking Up

Rev. Marian will share stories from her dissertation on inherited racism. She will also share how things have changed and evolved since publication.

Lights of the Season

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.