Speaker: Sunday Services Committee

Poem Sunday

Bring a poem, by Longfellow, Keats, Gorman, or one of your own making, or perhaps a sample from literature, to share. Rules–no Iliads or Ravens, please, but specific stanzas are welcome. And who can resist a good sonnet by the Bard? Let’s get our post-graduation, pre-summer juices following by invoking our personal muses!

The Fire That Warms Us in the Winter

The UU fire service is where we can put our joys and sorrows, the changes and transitions, and ups and downs in perspective. People will write down words, or a phrase, to sum up what they wish to release from the previous year then burn that piece of paper.

Bread Communion

This coming Sunday is our Annual Bread Service. This is a time where we reflect on the up-coming season (and the past), and we do so by bringing bread. Often called the staff of life, bread is found across the globe, and it evokes its importance in our lives through its smell, taste, and place … Continue reading Bread Communion


Ingathering is an annual service that celebrates the beginning of a new year at AUUF. During our summer travels (or our summer staying home) we each collect some water that represents the events of our lives. We decorate an altar with a large container, river rocks, plants, artwork; it varies from year to year. We blend … Continue reading Ingathering

Cool Your Heels!

Just a reminder that this Sunday is the third annual “Cool Your Heels” service. Now someone asked if this was an “informal” service. Well, nothing could be farther from the truth. This is a REAL service just as much as sitting back and enjoying life is real! We will be meeting in the back of … Continue reading Cool Your Heels!