For the Sundays on June 21 & 28 and all of July, there will be no formal worship services. At 10am, the church will be open for coffee, conversation, and the swapping of garden surplus.
During August there will be informal themed services at 10:00am in the Common Room.
July 12: Come watch and discuss this year’s UU General Assembly’s Ware Lecture by the Rev. Dr. Cornell West.
July 19: We’ll show and discuss Obama’s Eulogy given at the funeral of Rev. Clementa Pinckney.
July 26: Evan Seitz will lead us in a thought-provoking and inspirational discussion on climate justice.
August 2: Josh Leach, incoming FP student minister, will preach.
August 9: Mark Bailey will begin where his balancing sermon left off and delve more broadly into Sufi and Rumi and Jay Griffiths and time.
August 16: Liz Connors will lead a service focusing on Buddhist practice and bringing it into daily life, and will also share thoughts on poetry and spirituality.
August 23: Ellery Schempp, humanist champion of the First Amendment, will speak about his life and his many accomplishments as an activist for separation of church and state in public schools. One of his talks can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NIfzFvRnCeU
August 30: Nan Jeffreys, a longtime UU and one of our newer parishioners, invites people to bring a symbol of something significant that happened for them over the summer, come open to sharing and a spirit of curiosity.
September 6: NO SERVICES – Labor Day Weekend
September 13 at 10 a.m.: Ingathering Service on the Bedford Town Common
Beginning on Sep. 20 we will resume our weekly Sunday morning worship schedule. This coming church year, instead of two Sunday morning services at 9am & 11am, there will be one service only at 10:00am.