April begins our new worship theme of “Sorrow and Joy”. As we move deeper into the demands and restrictions of our daily lives, how do we shape and create the spaces that we are in? Whether we are in familiar places or different spaces — … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Amanda Weatherspoon Minister for Justice & Community Building
We’ll explore liberation through the lens of faith based organizing. As UUs we are socially aware, civically engaged, and justice-seeking — we know the power of organizing. How can we use our shared faith to bring shape to the movements dear to our hearts … read more.
In our quest for truth we often stick to fact-based reality over emotionally driven idealism, but in our shared human experience we witness the power of the imagined.What is the role of radical imagination in collective liberation? How can we intentionally create the future for … read more.
Please join us for our Winter Solstice Service, a contemplative, candlelight service with rituals, meditations, and music. This year we’ll have guest musician Lea Morris who brings a soulful, earthy, folky vibe into the mix. Come reflect, release, and set intentions for the year ahead, … read more.
Join Rev. Amanda for a history of the ways we’ve sought and gained justice at this Justice Sunday service.
So often, the world throws so much our way – personal struggles, global chaos, fast paces, and busy schedules. We also hold gratitude for the ways in which our lives bring joy. Essentially, we all hold a myriad of truths. And in themidst of our … read more.
During our last Justice Sunday we laid the foundation by exploring how Liberation can transform our hearts and prepare our minds for justice. This Justice Sunday, we’ll take a journey outward and explore what it means for each of us to find our place in … read more.
Join Rev. Amanda for our first Justice Sunday, a time to highlight the holistic work of our Social Justice groups. The morning begins with a service centered around the broad justice work and issues in which our congregation is involved. Following the service, meet … read more.
River Road has a rich history and spirit of community, but we know that this kind of community doesn’t happen overnight. It happens in ways big and small, quiet and out loud, prolonged and steady. Join us as we explore the ways we build community … read more.
Although Labor Day is a time to honor and celebrate the paid labor it takes to keep our communities going, we know there are many forms of unpaid labor in our midst. How can we honor the many ways each of us creates the world … read more.