Topic: Stepping Stones: Guided by Intention

On Multilingualism and Empathy

Why bother learning another language, when so many people in the world speak English? In this talk, Dr. Robert Felty discusses the influence of language on our everyday life, and how multi-lingualism can help us to become more empathetic people, and maybe help finally achieve … read more.

Our Longing for Community

Why do we come to ‘church’? And why do we seek spiritual communities? In this timely sermon, Rev Mariela explores the human longings and impulses to ‘worship’ in community. Presented by guest speaker Rev. Mariela Perez-Simons.

Rev. Mariela Pérez-Simons (she/her) is a Cuban-American UU minister who … read more.

Ministry as Improv

Improvisation is more than just comedy or jazz. It offers a particular way of engaging the world. This service will explore how ministry is enlivened by the principles of improv.  Presented by guest speaker, Rev. Darrick Jackson


How the public perception of the education system affects how children experience education. Professor of Teachers Educationat SVSU, Patricia Calahan, will talk about how important it is that the educational system be understood by the general public so that good decisions can be made for children.  This service will not … read more.