Speaker: Benjie Messer

The Tide is Rising

Our hymnals are full of songs about love for the earth, our place in the interdependent web of life, and determination to make things right. As our environmental and climate crises loom, let’s sing these songs together and gather hope about the big changes we … read more.

Why We Build The Wall

The late 1960’s, when Dr. Martin Luther King was at his most influential, was a turbulent, polarized period in the U.S., and the 2020’s are likely to be even more so. In this service, we’ll consider how Dr. King’s prophetic words and deeds can continue … read more.

Music Sunday: Street Requiem

UUCP’s congregation choir, in collaboration with Valley UU’s choir and a chamber orchestra, presents Street Requiem, a ten-movement contemporary choral work dedicated to those who have died on the street. A musical exploration of homelessness and violence, it is challenging, reverent and ultimately optimistic.

Bread & Roses 10:30 AM

With widening income inequality and austerity measures around the globe, let us celebrate Labor Day by singing the labor music in our UU hymnals! In these beautiful songs of working people, we give thanks for the benefits of labor, grieve the harm it does, and … read more.

Christmas Carol Singalong 10:30 AM

Join Benjie and Emrys for a Christmas morning singing and story service incorporating music from different traditions and cultures. Service will be followed by a brunch potluck at 11:30 – bring something to share!

Including Our Differences 10:30 AM

How can we become more radically inclusive? This fall, UUCP invites us all to share and understand our own personal histories through a series of “affinity groups,” which is an important step in accepting each other. Benjie will personally invite us to join in this … read more.