More Than One Way to be Kind to a Cat

Whose story do you want to be living in? When you don’t like the story, are there ways to change the narrative?


We are always delighted to welcome guests! If this is your first time visiting a Unitarian Universalist church or our congregation, here’s some idea of what to expect.

Order of Service

  • Prelude: Improv
  • Ring Tibetan Bowl
  • Opening Hymn: #1010, We Give Thanks
  • Welcome
  • Chalice Lighting: Howard Thurman
  • Wisdom Tale: “Is It Possible” from The Wise Fool, by Shahrukh Husain and Micha Archer
  • Sing the Children to their Classroom
  • Call to Worship: Rubem Alves
  • Hymn: #1024, When the Spirit Says Do
  • Land Acknowledgment
  • Wisdom Reading: Caitlin Moran
  • Prayer, Candles of Joys, Sorrows & Gratitude
  • Sung Prayer: Rev. Rebecca Parker
  • Sermon: “There is More than One Way to Like a Cat, Rev. Elizabeth Sollie
  • Hymn: #137, We Utter Our Cry
  • Offertory
  • Shared Singing: Hymn #402, From You I Receive
  • Announcements
  • Hymn: #1012, When I am Frightened
  • Benediction
  • Extinguishing the Chalice
  • Invitation and Final Wave
  • Postlude: Excerpt from Venus the Bringer of Peace by Holst