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2019 Sermons

Topical Sermon Archive


In addition to the chronological order below, also see our Topical Sermon Archive, which organizes all of Rev. Carl's sermons by category.

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Chronological Sermon Archive for 2019

Nov 17 “The Opposite of ‘Racist’ Isn’t ‘Not Racist.' It's ‘Antiracist'” Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg  Text  
Nov 10 How Change Happens: Why do some social movements succeed & others fail? Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Nov 3 How Democracies Die & An Education in Hope Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Oct 26 Defense Against the Dark Arts: Harry Potter for Such a Time as This Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Jen Raffensperger, Intern Minister Recording Text  
Oct 20 Earthrise, Big History, & Deep Time Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Oct 13 Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Oct 6 "If You’re Not at the Table, You May Be on the Menu”: Principles of Social Justice Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Sep 29 Open, Direct, Mutual, Present, Spontaneous—without judgement or agenda: Martin Buber’s Life of Dialogue (includes closing comments & benediction) Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Sep 22 "This Life: Secular Faith & Spiritual Freedom" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Sep 15 "My Journey to Unitarian Universalism" Jen Raffensperger, Intern Minister Recording Text Video
Sep 8 "How to Be 10% Happier" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Sep 1 "Alienated Labor, Bullshit Jobs, & the Dream of a 15-Hour Work Week” Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Aug 25 "Moving from Radical Individualism to Compassionate Community” Steve Buckingham Recording   
Aug 18 "Singing in the Taizé Tradition” including original poetry: “Why I Wake Early” by Sabrina and Cecilia Smith, “Of Love” by Julia Jones, “Wild Geese” by Scot Hull, “Praying” by Nichole Hodges-Abbasi, and “Song of the Builders” by Renée Wilmer. Nichole Hodges-Abbasi Recording   
Aug 11 "From Panic to Hope: Responding to the Climate Crisis” Barb Trader Recording   
Aug 4 "Religious Humanism from a Planetary Perspective” Lora Powell-Haney Recording   
July 28 "Let the Darkness be Soil" Irene Glass Recording  Video
Jul 21 "What's Your Counter Narrative, UUCF?" Rev. Megan Foley Recording   
July 14 "Out of the Past: Where Do We Go from Here?" David Key Recording  Video
July 7 "The Battle to Forgive" Rev. Nancy McDonald Ladd Recording  Video
Jun 30 "To Bless, to Hope, to Ordain: For the Ordination of Megan Mathieson" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg  Text  
Jun 30 "The Secret Life of Anger" Julia Jones Recording   
Jun 23 "Plot Twist: Our Lives are Stories We Get to Write" Scot Hull, M.Div. Recording   
Jun 16 "A Year Made Better by Our Care" Paula Cole Jones Recording   
Jun 9 "Beloved Conversations" Bob Clegg, Ph.D, M.Div Recording   
Jun 2 "Riots, Rebellion,Liberation, & Pride: On the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
May 26 "What Really Matters" Megan Mathieson, Intern Minister Recording   
May 19, 2019 "Blessing New Voices" Cole Bromfield Recording   
May 12, 2019 "Olympia Brown: Founding Mothers of Unitarian Universalism" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
May 5, 2019 "Unitarianism Remixed" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
Apr 28, 2019 "Gwendolyn Brooks" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
Apr 21, 2019 "Resurrecting Easter" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
Apr 14, 2019 "The Wizard & the Prophet" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
Apr 7, 2019 Sermon, Parts 1-4 ("Universalism," "Universalist Theory," "Universalist Mercy," and "With the End in Mind"), incl Benediction Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg and UUCF Choir & Guests Recording   
Mar 31, 2019 "Finding True Peace (by forgiving everyone)" Bhante Sujatha Recording   
Mar 24, 2019 "Soaring" Megan Mathieson, Intern Minister Recording   
Mar 17, 2019 "Rewriting the Story" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
Mar 10, 2019 Sermon, Part 1 Sermon, Part 2 Sermon, Part 3 Sermon, Part 4 Sermon, Part 5 Cole Bromfield
Fiona Torok
Claudia Cruey
Nora Farahat
Joey Schuman
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Mar 3, 2019 "A Clock on the Floor Runs Slower than One on a Table—& Other Wild Truths about Time" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Feb 24, 2019 "Turning Thunder into Grace" Shari Halliday-Quan, Intern Minister Recording   
Feb 17, 2019 "America’s First Mental Health Court: Moving from Stigma to Dignity"
“Symptoms to Success: People Make It Possible”
"In the Mood"
Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg
Susan Holt
Nancy Pace
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Feb 10, 2019 "The Book That Changed America" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
Feb 3, 2019 "A More Beautiful & Terrible History" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording  Video
Jan 27, 2019 "We the Corporations?!" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
Jan 20, 2019 "MLK's Dreams & Legacies: Who Is Forming You?" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   
Jan 6, 2019 "Beginnings" Megan Mathieson, Intern Minister Recording Text  

Chronological Sermon Archive for Previous Years