General Assembly Livestream

On Sunday, June 26 the building will be open at noon for those who want to meet to livestream the Sunday Service from General Assembly, which will be at 12:30 pm EDT (since GA is on the West Coast this year).

Sunday Hybrid Service: “Flower Communion” with Patty Klingenberg

We will celebrate this unique UU ritual as an intergenerational service where children will actively participate. Designed during the lead-up to World War II, the flower communion is an expression of worth of human life in all its diversity. Stay tuned for ways that those at home can experience the joy. Presenter and Service Leader: … Continued

Sunday Hybrid Service: “The Time for the 8th Principle is Now.”

Join Libby Earle in an examination of the reasons for supporting an 8th Principle:  We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association, covenant to affirm and promote: Journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our … Continued

Sunday Hybrid Service: “The Interdependence of Life”  

Join Adriane Ruther and Sara Morris as we explore our 7th Principle: “Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part.”  A portion of this intergenerational service provides an option to go outside, whether via Zoom or in person, so come prepared if you’d like to participate! Service leader:  Darrel Davis

Sunday Hybrid Service: “Perfect Strangers”

Using the Bible story of “The Road to Emmaus” as a metaphor, we will explore stories of times “perfect strangers” reached out to help us.  Perhaps you were that “stranger” who saw someone in need and became “a helper.”  Muriel Blaisdell and Cynthia Kelley will lead a discussion on this topic.  If you have a … Continued

Sunday Hybrid Service: “Oh Brother!  Reflections of Siblings’ Day”  

April 10 is National siblings Day, and we’ll take the opportunity to celebrate siblinghood in all its forms.  Come join Diane Wright for this intergenerational service as we reflect on the siblings we have, and the siblings we choose.  Service leader:  Linda Amspaugh. At the end of the service:  Grand RE-Opening and Dedication of the Lower … Continued

Sunday Multi Platform Service: “Sharing Poetry”

“Sharing Poetry” with Doris Bergen and Patty Klingenberg.  This year Hopedale’s annual poetry reading service will organize around the theme of new beginnings.  As we head into spring, into our building once again, and welcome our children back to services, let’s find poetry to reflect hopeful new stages.  Please let Doris Bergen know by March … Continued