The Future of the Sources

The statement of the sources of our living tradition is subject to revision over time. In this last sermon on the sources of our tradition, we’ll look at trends and proposals about what some believe the statement of sources should reflect in the future.


The Rev. Dr. Cathie Stivers is an ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, and a former pediatric hospital chaplain. She was a 3-year scholar at Stephen Jenkinson’s Orphan Wisdom School, where her indigenous soul remembering began in 2011. She lives in Richmond, VA.

Belonging and the Democratic Process

At the Annual Meeting after this service, Members will receive reports, ask questions, share opinions, and vote on incoming Board members, the budget for the coming fiscal year, and other issues. The sermon will look at what we will be practicing in the annual meeting.

The Empowerment Controversy, 50 years later

While racism and the battle against it roiled in 1960s’ American society, it also roiled in Unitarian Universalism. The details are now not just in the past but the subject of historical analysis. What have we learned from that time and its missteps?