Rev. Claire Feingold Thoryn

Choose Your Own Adventure

We’re in the middle of a big story. We don’t know the ending yet. It’s an uncomfortable and exciting place to be. Gather with us in worship to celebrate new beginnings, news members, new possibilities yet to come. Read/Download the PDF of “Choose Your Own Adventure” Video of New Member Ceremony, November 6, 2016 Video of … Continued

Into the Wilderness

Rev. Claire preaches on this month’s worship theme, Wilderness. The wilderness is undomesticated, beyond our understanding. How do we navigate through the chaos? Plus: Special music from Amy and Simon Horsburgh

What’s in a Name?

What do you call God? What does God call you? This Sunday Rev. Claire explores the power of a name.

Fear

TWO SERVICES: 9:30 and 11:30. Rev. Claire takes on October’s Worship Theme: Fear. What scared you most when you were a kid? How about now? Read/Download Multigen “Fear” Reading and Homily

We Are Not Free (Part 1)

Rev. Claire celebrates Freedom, our worship theme for the month of April, along with Follen’s Senior Choir.  

We Begin Again

The American story continues. A new chapter is being written. Join Rev. Claire this Sunday to reflect on the events of the past week, and to seek hope, healing, and courage in a divided world. Read/Download “We Begin Again”

The Narrow Place

On Sunday, we’ll hear our Youth Choir sing favorite pieces like “Baba Yetu,” and Rev. Claire will explore the worship theme of “Freedom” through the lens of Passover. The Hebrew name for Egypt is Mitzrayim, which means “a narrow place.” What narrow place do you need liberation from?  Personal Point by Nancy McCarthy The Youth Choir sings “Die Gedanken … Continued

Thanksgiving Sunday

The law tells one story.  The spirit tells another.  This week, we worship with gratitude for those who work for justice — even when it is risky to do so. Two all-ages services at 9:30 and 11:30am, featuring our Senior, Junior, and Youth Choirs. We will also welcome Rev. Alison Miller, who is running for UUA President. … Continued

Easter Sunday: Labor and Delivery

We’ll have two joy-filled Easter services, 9:30 and 11:30 am. Rev. Claire will preach on the Easter vision of freedom beyond human imagination. “What if this is not the darkness of the tomb–but the darkness of the womb?” asks Sikh activist Valerie Kaur. What Easter promise is waiting to be born?

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