Sermons and Presentations, Jul. – Sep. 2016

July 3, 2016 – Whole Food, Real Food

Prelude – Fife Intro from 1776
Andy Cameron – Chalice Lighting and Introduction of Speaker
Mitzi Champion – Opening Words – Genesis 1: 20-31
Bruce Callander – Crunchy Granola Suite
Mitzi Champion – Whole Food, Real Food

July 10, 2016 – Water Scarcity and Regional Security

Steve Rabson – Offertory
Matt Slater – Water Scarcity

July 17, 2016 – Radical Acceptance

Kristin Tuxbury – Chalice Lighting and Opening Words
Nancy Michael – In My Mind
Christi Bayha – Radical Acceptance and Closing Words

July 24, 2016 – I Didn’t Think I Could, But I Did

July 31, 2016 – What’s So UU About a Food Co-op?

Laura Joy – Food Glorious Food
Rich LaRochelle – What’s So UU About a Food Coop?

August 7, 2016 – Memoirs

Elizabeth Cameron – The Best Day
The Memoirs Group – Presentation

August 14, 2016 – Spinoza’s Philosophy of God and Its Resonance with the UU Movement

August 21, 2016 – A Dummy’s Guide to Getting Good Medical Care

August 28, 2016 – Radical Hospitality

Laura Joy and Carmela Southers – I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing
Rev. Doug McCusker – Opening Words
Rev. Doug McCusker – Installation of the Board
Laura Joy – Love Will Build A Bridge
Rev. Doug McCusker – Reading, Radical Hospitality, Closing Words (pdf)

September 4, 2016 – What’s In Your Backpack?

Robert Calvert – Sonatina Opus 36, #2 (Clementi)
Elizabeth Cameron and Rev. Doug McCusker – Chalice Lighting and Opening Words
Rev. Doug McCusker – Blessing of the Backpacks
Robert Calvert – Ancient Temple
Rev. Doug McCusker – Reading and What’s In Your Backpack? (pdf)

September 11, 2016 – Traveling Together/Water Communion

UUth Choir – Turn the World Around
Rev. Doug McCusker – Opening Words
Rev. Doug McCusker and Staff – Recovery, Rebuilding, and Rebirth in New Orleans
Adult Choir – Take Me to the Water
Rev. Doug McCusker – The Meeting of the Waters

September 18, 2016 – Loving Your Neighbor in a Flat World

Bruce Callander – Prelude
Susan Kosior – Opening Words
Bruce Callander – I Heard an Owl
Rev. Juan Enrique Toro – Loving Your Neighbor in a Flat World
Susan Kosior – Closing Words

September 25, 2016 – Gerrymandering in Virginia: Rigged Elections and a Path Forward