Follen will have a guest minister in our pulpit. Music is from our wonderful soloists!
Love is a feeling. Loyalty is a way to show that feeling in the world. How do you offer your love and loyalty to others? Rev. Claire, along with all three choirs, will celebrate our annual Stewardship Sunday in this multigenerational service. Read a PDF of the sermon here: 02-09-20 Stewardship sermon Today You tomorrow … Continued
February begins a new worship theme, “Loyalty.” Loyalty is a virtue in relationships of all kind, and it can have a shadow side. Rev. Claire explores the concept of Loyalty in our faith life, our personal life, and our world. Read a PDF of the sermon here: 02-02-2020 Prayer Loyalty cards sermon and Melanie Demore
As we close our month’s worship theme of Perspective, Rev Claire offers some of the best advice she’s ever heard. No Name Choir sings. Just the sermon: Full service: Read a PDF of the sermon here: 01-26-20 Advice
In the last years of his life, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. turned his attention to issues of war and peace: “We have a choice between nonviolent coexistence or violent co-annihilation.” Which way are we headed today? Children and Youth will begin in the Sanctuary before going to class.
Rev. Claire continues her reflections on the monthly worship theme of perspective. Read a PDF of the sermon here: 01-12-20 Embracing Darkness Perspective Kendi anti-racism
Our worship theme this month is “Perspective.” When we gain a new perspective on something, sometimes we call that an “epiphany”–just like the holiday many people celebrate on January 6th, Epiphany. What is an epiphany you have had in your life–and how did it change you? Music from Epp Sonin and Jamie Leutz. Read a … Continued
The annual Jazz and Poetry Service for the New Year! Bruno will be away, but we’ve got Noah Harrington on bass, Molly McGuire as songbird, brilliant pioneer pianist Peter Cassino, and Eva Morrison wailing on clarinet. Bring your poems of farewell to 2019 or greetings to 2020!
Rev. Claire preaches her first sermon after returning from sabbatical leave. Director of Music Vivian Montgomery brings us a Klezmer band with musicians from Shir Tikva in Wayland and Follenites too as this lively musical tradition enters its third year! Read a PDF of the sermon here: 12-22-19 Back from sabbatical sermon