Talking About Religion and Money in Polite Company

Ben Ogilvie and Rev. Sollie are having a conversation this week about some taboo topics. You are invited into the conversation as well.


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: Morning Serenade (“In California”) by Edwin Lemare, Linli Wang, pianist
  • Ring Tibetan Bowl
  • Opening Hymn: STLT#361, Enter, Rejoice and Come In
  • Welcome
  • Chalice Lighting: Debra Burrell
  • Wisdom Tale: Tanya Webster
  • Stewardship Testimonial
  • Sing the Children to their Classroom
  • Call to Worship: Rev. Leslie Takahashi
  • Hymn: STLT#128, For All That is Our Life
  • Land Acknowledgment
  • Wisdom Reading: John Koenig
  • Prayer, Candles of Joys, Sorrows & Gratitude
  • Sung Prayer: Rev. Rebecca Parker (Slide)
  • Sermon: Talking About Religion and Money in Polite Company, Rev. Elizabeth Sollie, Ben Ogilvie
  • Hymn: STLT #294, Our Praise We Give
  • Offertory
  • Shared Singing: Hymn #402, From You I Receive
  • Announcements
  • Hymn: STJ #1057, Go Lifted Up
  • Benediction: John Bunyan
  • Extinguishing the Chalice
  • Invitation and Final Wave
  • Postlude: Short Postlude No. 2 by William Wolstenholme, Linli Wang, pianist