On Easter, do we celebrate the life of Jesus or the death of Jesus? Do we celebrate the life of Decatur or observe the death of Decatur? Well, here at UUFD we will be celebrating the life of Jesus, the life of Decatur and … read more.
Rev. Larry Hutchison
A welcome to spring!
A welcome to new life!
A welcome to Luella Coates!
A welcome to all!!
Service begins at 10:15am, followed by a celebration/potluck!
We have a 1980’s UU curriculum called “Building Your Own Theology”. Should we be building a UUFD community religion here on the hill? Some say we have no center. I think we we do. Let’s talk about it. Service begins at 10:15am.
In a famous passage in “The Red and the Black”, the writer Stendhal described the novel as a mirror along a roadway. In this service, we will be using the metaphor to track some twists and turns life has taken to build “A Religion of … read more.
Happy Valentine’s Day!!
There has been a moral tone shift in sympathy for the Enlightenment in this age of knowing more and thinking less. We can’t see tones, but we sure can feel them and it’s not good. There is a better direction! Service begins at … read more.
A continuous message has woven itself into the very fabric of our lives, yet, is it even true? Nietzsche wrote in “Beyond Good and Evil”, “It is a terrible thing to die of thirst in the ocean. Must you salt your truth so heavily that … read more.
“What manner of man (woman) is the prophet?” Abraham Heschel asks in the opening pages of his book “The Prophets”. A person whose “life and soul are at stake in what he (she) says.” Starting with Jeremiah we will continue reflecting on our vision for … read more.
Beginning with the Gnostic Gospels and moving through Black Elk’s great vision into UUism today, we will study the hermeneutics of vision to see, interpret and build a UUFD vision for 2019. Service begins at 10:15am.
Join Rev. Larry Hutchinson, Lisa Coates, and Michael Duling for fun Christmas music and stories.Youth will sing and we will all join in candelight caroling. Service will be followed by light refreshments. Come, whoever you are! Bring the whole family and celebrate the birth of … read more.
The celebration of new members and a look at the future together. What is the promise of UUism, of UUFD? To Decatur? To ourselves?