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The Message of Easter

“The Message of Easter”
BBUUC FAMILY EASTER SERVICE
Presented by the Worship Team and Lifespan Religious Education
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Timothy Edwards, Guest Musician, Violin

Join us to celebrate Easter! All ages will come together for worship, followed by an egg hunt for our … read more.

Inside Out: The You in UU

Caitlin Regan presents
“Inside Out: The You in UU”
Donna Zimmerman, Worship Leader
Gary Smart, Accompanist
Garret Kaplan, Guest Musician, Piano

Gandhi said, “Be the change you want to see in the world.” Redirecting our spiritual energy to draw it in rather than pushing it … read more.

No Struggle, No Progress

David Dean presents
a sermon written by 
Rev. Andrew L. Weber 
Minister of Thomas Paine UU Fellowship in Collegeville, PA 
“No Struggle, No Progress”
Caitlin Regan, Worship leader
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Mike Ludwick, Guitar and Vocals, Special Music

In 1857, Frederick Douglas gave a … read more.

Spirit in Practice: Justice Practices

Rev. Carmen Emerson, 
BBUUC’s Affiliated Community Minister
presents
“Spirit in Practice: Justice Practices”
Alyssa Halliday and Hannalora Chapple, Worship Leaders
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Cameron Norman, Soprano, Guest Musician

All of our Spirit in Practice services in this series – Personal Practices, Communal Practices, Spiritual … read more.

Christianity without Dogma

Manny Andrade presents
“Christianity without Dogma”
Kris Kines, Worship Leader
Gary Smart, Accompanist
Macus Dickman, Guest Musician, Euphonium, along with Gary Smart on Piano

Let’s re imagine, Christianity. We know that compassion and a conscious awareness of self and others are at the core of … read more.

Beloved Community of Resistance

Elizabeth DeCoux presents 
a sermon written by 
Rev. Gretchen Haley, 
Senior Minister of Foothills Unitarian, Fort Collins, CO
“Beloved Community of Resistance”
Donna Zimmerman, Worship Leader
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Diane Freeman, Native American Flute, Special Music

I felt fully aware of who I was…I … read more.

Presence is a Gift

JeKaren Olaoya
UUA Board of Trustees, MDiv graduate of Starr King School of Ministry, Learning Fellow with the Church of the Larger Fellowship
Presents a virtual sermon for BBUUC:
Presence is a Gift
Claudia Marshall, Worship Leader
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist and Special Music

The … read more.

Spirit in Practice: Life Practices

Rev. Carmen Emerson, 
BBUUC’s Affiliated Community Minister
presents
“Spirit in Practice: Life Practices”
Elizabeth DeCoux, Worship Leader
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Michael Bernos, Guitar and Vocals

Second Sunday Spirit in Practice – Life Practices: We continue our sermon series on spiritual practices that help us … read more.

Universal-ish

Jennifer Bacmeister presents
a sermon written by 
Rev. Lóre Stevens 
Minister of Foothills UU Fellowship in Maryville, TN 
“Universal-ish”
Linda Mowers, Worship Leader
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Mary Avery and Eileen Morrison, Harmonies

Unitarian Universalists say that though our individual beliefs vary widely, together we … read more.

Fractals, Universalism, and Liberating Love

Donna Zimmerman, BBUUC Chaplain, presents
A sermon written by 
Rev. Sara Smalley, 
Minister of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northfield (MN)
“Fractals, Universalism, and 
Liberating Love”
Kris Kines, Worship Leader
Dr. Gary Smart, Accompanist
Timothy Edwards, Violin, Special Music

“Love, real love, transformational love, truly Universalist … read more.