Rev. Paula Maiorano

Rev. Paula’s Farewell Service

A celebration of Rev. Paula’s ministry with and among us, followed by a Potluck Luncheon. The Fellowship Committee will provide the main dishes (chicken, pasta). We ask that you bring side dishes and desserts to share. This event will replace the June “Second Sunday” Potluck. … read more.

Who Decides? Church or State?

This service offers a reflection on this very difficult period in our nation’s democracy, when a state legislates abortion as if it were a theocracy, and at the same time federal legislation on immigration ignores religious values of multiple faiths – compassion, love, and basic … read more.

In Memoriam

Although the long weekend vacation aspect tends to dominate the plans for Memorial Day, it is still very important to take time out to remember and reflect on those who have given up or are willing to give up their lives for the rest of … read more.

And the Winner Is

This service considers the work of the Templeton Foundation and ideas of the agnostic Brazilian and theoretical physicist, Marcelo Gleiser, who is the 2019 winner of the famed Templeton Prize. Marco Gleiser, a professor of physics and astronomy at Dartmouth College, suggests that science and … read more.

A Reflection on Saving Paradise

An earth day reflection on the research and book, Saving Paradise, by partners, Rita Nakashima Brock and retired president of Starr King seminary, the Rev. Rebecca Parker.

Ethical grace offered a concept of paradise on earth as well as in the afterlife for the first millennial … read more.

Remembering Olympia Brown

It seems apt to remember Universalist minister, Olympia Brown, during Women’s Month of March. Not only was Rev. Olympia Brown the first woman ordained by a denomination, she was a religious leader who spent a lifetime advocating and working for a woman’s right to vote. … read more.