Each week, we light our chalice for the warmth of love, for the light of truth, and for the energy of action.
December 7, 2014: OUTreach Send-Off Celebration, The Reverend Shelley Page,
Tom Taylor Worship Associate. Join us to celebrate the success of Outreach as they prepare to move from out Church to their new home on Adam Street! We'll recall the OUTreach journey;honor Outreach volunteers and staff, Board and youth; and bless them as they continue their good works in supporting LGBTQ youth in Utah!
December 11, 2014: Blue Christmas Vespers, The Reverend Shelley Page,
The holidays are not always merry and bright. Some years our hearts are just not in it. Let some gentle song and comforting words ease your soul at this special evening vespers service.
December 14, 2014: A Christmas Carol, Reverend Shelley Page and the UUCO Readers Theatre, Sarah Stiles Worship Associate. We will re-visit the classic tale of the transformation of Scrooge with our own adaptation, brought to life by our cast of readers theatre actors of all ages. Learn more about Unitarian Charles Dickens and enjoy a spirited telling of this timeless story! Stay afterward for the Holiday Bazaar with goodies and treasures that even the Scroogiest Scrooge will appreciate!
December 21, 2014: Return of the Light, The Reverend Shelley Page,
Mary Arnow Worship Associate. We celebrate the Winter Solstice with ritual, story and soulful music to bring back the light into our lives.
December 24, 2014: Sing We Now of Christmas, The Reverend Shelley Page,
Laura Anderson Worship Associate. We will joyfully celebrate Christmas Eve, recounting the story of the Nativity and dedicating a newborn child among us. We'll also enjoy the music of the season (performed by the Masters of None ensemble!) with special stories about how some well-loved Christmas hymns have Unitarian roots and connections. And, of course, we'll sing Silent Night by candlelight. Stay afterward for our Christmas Eve Potluck Dinner!
December 28, 2014: A Quiet Interlude, Members of the Congregation,
Dan Arnow Worship Associate. Enjoy a peaceful morning in the midst of the holiday hub-bub with beautiful seasonal music, gentle poetry and time for contemplation.
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The flower communion - a special service held each spring.