UU Church of Annapolis Podcast
Sermons by the ministers and guests at UUCA, "Where minds are free...and all souls are welcome!"
 
My Last Darwin Message to You

Rev. Fred Muir shares his last Charles Darwin sermon commemorating the life of one of his role model's--a man who shaped humanity's view of life, living and death in profound ways...

Direct download: 02_My_Last_Darwin_Message_to_You....mp3
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Pastoral Message from Rev. Fred Muir

In this time of uncertainty, Fred reminds us of facing fears and looking at our fragility boldly and with love...  Please listen to his pastoral message...

Direct download: 02_Fredmessage.mp3
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2017 Wheel of Life Service

In this annual service we remember births, weddings and deaths from the previous year.  Every year this service is moving and reminds each of us that we are always in transition.  

Direct download: 2017-01-29_UUCA_MP3-256.mp3
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Good for Business

With the election and all of this great liberal forces converging, this is a RIPE time for our UU message if we can remember 4-things and 4 Ps.  Let our business/faith boom in the next four years!  

Direct download: 2017-01-22_UUCA_AudioOnly192kbs.mp3
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Dream Deferred

In this 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday, Rev. John takes on poverty, moral will and how to connect to King's vision of Beloved Community.  

Direct download: Dream_Deferred-final3.mp3
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The Prophethood of all Believers
"The Prophethood of All Believers"
Eleanor Piez, Intern Minister 
 
James Luther Adams, beloved UU professor of theology and ethics, understood our faith as "the prophethood of all believers." But prophets are often unpopular in their own times and communities. What does it mean for us to be a prophethood today? You will hear an update on UULM-MD's work during the upcoming legislative session.Music by Sara Jones.
Direct download: 01_The_Prophethood_of_All_Believers.mp3
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Countervailing Resonances

The election is a part of a narrative where countervailing forces are being called to rise up!  This is a pattern and cycle in our human evolution.  If you need some post-election context in the spirit of the holidays, this message is for you.

A special thank you to Dr. Mike Houge at Meadville Theological for his inspiration for this sermon.

Love,
Rev. John

Direct download: CR-sermn.mp3
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Once Upon a Time
 
'Tis the season for ... presence (which is this month's theme). So many of the holiday stories, songs, greetings and themes are all about presence - of looking for those spaces and places into which we can step and experience centering, wholeness and hopefulness. Think of the words, people and contexts in your life that reflect presence ...
Direct download: 01_onceuponatime.mp3
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Whose Story?

Who gets to tell the story of America?  What is His-story and Our-story?  What must we do now in this polarized time to promote our principles?  Rev. John answers these questions and more as he examines perspective and some of the stories that have led up to the new president-elect.

Direct download: WHse_sr.mp3
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The Sunday After

Our divided nation has gone to the polls to elect a new President; what do we do now? Is there any hope of becoming "The Reunited States of America"? Join me on this Sunday after the election as I assess where we might go from here.

Direct download: 2-01_Fred_Muir.mp3
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