Speaker: Rev. Gretchen Woods

Samhain: Final Harvest & Moving Into the Dark

Welcome

Calling the Quarters

Lighting the Chalice

Call to Worship

Chant for the Seasons (verses 1 and 2)

Time for all Ages

Reflection “Samhain: the Final Harvest”

Musical Interlude: “In Sweet Fields of Autumn” (UUFRC Choir)

Grain Communion

Chant: “It’s the Blood of the Ancients”

Honoring Our Ancestors

Chant: “It’s the Blood of the Ancients”

A Time … read more.

Happy Birthday

Reflections by John Cooney, John Anning and Rev Gretchen

UUFRC: Celebrating 60 Years in Redwood City! Worship Associate: Liz Davis

Reflection read by John Anning

Reflection read by Rev. Gretchen Woods

Coming Out

To Whom? Why? How? There are so many things about ourselves that we want to share, yet find difficult to voice. Worship Associate: Sarah Skovlund

Radical Hospitality

How Do We Want to Care for One Another and Newcomers? Let’s put some deep consideration into these questions. Worship Associate: Kathy Warne.

Ritual

Why do we struggle with its impact? Maybe there is more to learn about how we as human beings make sense of the most important events in our lives. Worship Associate: Sarah Skovlund

Flower Communion

Understanding Flower Communion

Sharing the bounty of the earth as representative of all of us and the lovely colors of our community. Worship Associate: Melanie Flint, Worship Coordinators: Jen Gill & Jorie Schulz

Earth Day

Join us as we celebrate our blue-green planet, the only home we’ve ever known. Worship Associate: Kate Hand

March Madness

Humor and play are essential to human being. Bring your sense of play and story to share. Worship Associate: Jorie Schulz

You Have a Life – Now Live It!

Sometimes we get lost in making sense of our lives, when we might find joy in simply going forward with living. A series of brief observations about how one might do this. Worship Associate: Kate Hand; Worship Coordinator: Jen Gill