Rev. Ruth Rinehart

Our Desert Faith Tradition

The welcoming of radical hospitality is a foundational tenet of Islam. In these times, what are we learning from interfaith collaboration? This service falls within the Jewish High Holy Days, asking us to look at a spiritual practice of forgiveness.    

Welcome: Merging of the Waters

At this special annual service, community members merge waters from events and places over the summer, and Racial Justice team coordinators Lisa Kahn and Sheri Price spotlight racial justice activities. A water slide is also provided for fun after the service.    

Busting the Binary: Come Out of the Closet!

Rooted in our Second Principle, Justice, equity and compassion in human relations, our worship leaders will be challenging their “normal” ways of dressing and ask you to consider doing the same. In the spirit of RuPaul, ponder this: “We are all born naked. The rest is drag.” Which closets do you find yourself in?

Voices from GA: Resist and Rejoice

10:00 AM only. Today, we’ll explore insight and reflections from the 2017 Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) General Assembly (GA).

A Body in the World

We live in these bodies, and navigate the geography of our lives. Unpredictable: Healthy one day; disabled or dead the next. Pleasure and pain; it’s a mixed bag. Join us as we explore our relationships with our bodies, with all the complications that entails: health, ethics, spirituality, sexuality, uncertainty, rejection…

Expressions of Easter: All Ages Easter Service!

9:00 and 11:00 a.m.: Today Christians around the world celebrate Easter — a most sacred holiday that celebrates a transformation from death to new life. Through story and art, we’ll celebrate the many expressions of Easter — from the story of Ostara to stories from our own UU tradition. Join us for an engaging Sunday … Continued

Transformation: White Supremacy Teach In

9:00 and 11:00 a.m.: Boulder Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship joins a large group of Unitarian Universalists who have responded to the call of our leaders of color to hold a teach-in on racism and white supremacy. Why “white supremacy” as the term here? It conjures up images of hoods and mobs. Here, we mean: “White … Continued