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2021/22 Sermons

Topical Sermon Archive


In addition to the chronological order below, also see our Topical Sermon Archive, which organizes all of Rev. Carl's sermons by category.

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Chronological Sermon Archive

September 18, 2022 Strength to Strength: How to Find Lifelong Purpose Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   Video
September 11, 2022 Growing Up Absorbed: Lifelong Religious Exploration Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   Video
September 4, 2022 Labor Day Insights from the People Who Brought You the Weekend Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   Video
August 28, 2022 Progress in Racism & Anti-Racism: On the Anniversary of the Lynching of Emmett Till Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
August 21, 2022 Four Pivots: Reimagining Justice, Reimagining Ourselves Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
August 14, 2022 Contemplative Cross-Training: Six Ways to Meditate; or, How Do You Know If You Are Making Progress in Meditation? Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
August 7, 2022 Traveling as a Spiritual Practice: Lessons from Our National Parks Steve Buckingham Recording   Video
July 31, 2022 What Really Matters? Nichole Hodges-Abbasi, DRE Recording   Video
July 24, 2022 What We Nurture Intern Minister Kathryn Adams Recording   Video
July 17, 2022 Creativity Matters in Love and Justice Lora Powell-Haney, M.Div. Recording   Video
July 10, 2022 Spiritual Practices of Service & Leadership Irene Glasse Recording   Video
July 3, 2022 “Quantum Physics and the Buddhist Heart Sutra: On the 10th Anniversary of the Higgs Boson Discovery” Rev. Dr. Sara Zimmerman Recording   Video
June 26, 2022 “Where Does It Hurt? Ruby Sales, Black Folk Religion, and White America” Bob Clegg, M.Div. Recording   Video
June 19, 2022 Watergate Revisited: The Changing Seasons of Journalistic Accountability Rev. Mike Morse Recording   Video
June 12, 2022 Awkward, Brave, & Kind: A Valediction from Brené Brown Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
June 5, 2022 Ablaze, But Not Consumed Rev. Dr. Rob Hardies Recording   Video
May 29, 2022 A Tale of Two Declarations: Doing the Impossible Intern Minister Kathryn Adams Recording Text Video
May 22, 2022 “Imagining How a More Just World Might Feel”: The Life & Legacy of Woody Guthrie Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
May 15, 2022 Shifting Your Mindset: How Do You Encourage Spiritual Growth? Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
May 08, 2022 Founding Mothers of UU: The Doctors Blackwell & Reproductive Justice Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
May 1, 2022 Dharma Talk Bhante Sujatha Recording   Video
April 24, 2022 "How to Be a Good Ancestor" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
April 17, 2022 "How Do You Make Sense of Easter Today?: Progressive, Mystical, Humanist" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
April 10, 2022 "The Short Life & Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
April 3, 2022 "Racial Reconciliation" Rev. Michael Hughes Recording   Video
March 27, 2022 “Dream a Little Before You Think”: Dorothy Pitman Hughes, Transformative Power, & the Ripple Effects of Community Activism Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
March 20, 2022 Building a New Mythology (Women's History Month) Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
March 13, 2022 World Community: Peace, Liberty, & Justice for All Youth Group
Dawn Morgan Neary, R.E. Assistant
  Text  
March 6, 2022 The Revolutionary Love of our Time Intern Minister Kathryn Adams Recording   Video
February 27, 2022 "The Gospel of Unitarian Universalism: Two Kinds of Good News" Dr. Michael Franch Recording Text Video
February 20, 2022 An Afro-Indigenous History of the U.S.--Past, Present, & Future Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
February 13, 2022 The Evolving Story of Evolution Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
February 6, 2022 The Words That Come Before All Else: Wisdom from an Indigenous Practice of Giving Thanks Every Day Peter Brooks & Michael Nephew Recording Text Video
January 30, 2022 How Chinese Philosophies Can Change Your Life Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
January 23, 2022 Social Progress, Religion, & Law Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
January 16, 2022 Messages from the Mothers of MLK, Malcolm X, & James Baldwin Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
January 9, 2022 Into the Woods with Ralph Waldo Emerson Rev. Dr. Sara Zimmerman Recording   Video
January 2, 2022 Because Survival Is Insufficient: What Will You Do with Your Four Thousand Weeks? Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
December 26, 2021 Kaleidoscopes & the Seasons: How Rest Supports Change Intern Minister Kathryn Adams Recording   Video
December 24, 2021 What Gift Do You Need? Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg     Video
December 19, 2021 Postmodern Buddhisms & American Dharmas Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording   Video
December 12, 2021 Wisdom of the Elders Elayne Bond Hyman Recording   Video
December 5, 2021 After Jesus, Before Christianity Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
November 28, 2021 The End of Blue Boat Home...But not Yet Rev. Mike Morse Recording Text Video
November 21, 2021 The Past, Present, & Future of Thanksgiving Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
November 14, 2021 What's In a Worldview? Everything Intern Minister Kathryn Adams Recording   Video
November 7, 2021 Post-traumatic Growth Seth Pollack, UUCF Member Recording Text Video
October 31, 2021 “Samhain: A Special Halloween Service” Frederick Covenant of UU Pagans Recording Text Video
October 24, 2021 “We Are Freer Than We Think”: Power/Knowledge & Tools for Resistance-- Insights from Foucault for Today Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
October 17, 2021 On the Frontlines of Climate Justice Brooke Harper, Maryland State Director for the Energy Foundation Recording   Video
October 10, 2021 Reimagination, Decolonization, & Indigenous Peoples' Day Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
October 3, 2021 Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? And Beyond Intersectionality to Animality Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
September 26, 2021 The Body Is Not An Apology
Mindfulness, Heartfulness, Bodyfulness
Irene Glasse
Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg
Recording Text - Irene
Text - Carl
Video - Irene
Video - Carl
September 19, 2021 My Journey to and with Unitarian Universalism Intern Minister Kathryn Adams Recording Text Video
September 12, 2021 Reading the Same Stories Differently Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
September 5, 2021 The Past, Present and Future of Work Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
August 29, 2021 Crossing the Great Divide Steve Buckingham Recording Text Video
August 22, 2021 Fierce Self-Compassion Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
August 15, 2021 Maintaining Hope: Struggle & Our Ability to Thrive Dr. Terry Anne Scott Recording   Video
August 8, 2021 Doubts & Loves: Israel/Palestine, Perspectives, & Peace Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
August 1, 2021 Yasodhara: The Forgotten Story of the Buddha’s Wife Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
July 25, 2021 Finding Lughnasadh Irene Glasse, Eira Mila, Tamara Curry, Raven Rauth, Jack Park Recording    
July 18, 2021 From Gold to Collard Greens: Shifting Values, Shifting Our Faith Lora Powell-Haney, M.Div. Recording   Video
July 11, 2021 Boundaries, Healing, & Hope: How to Shift Out of Survival Mode Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text Video
July 4, 2021 "Imagine There's No Countries”: Interdependence Day & Immigration Justice Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
June 27, 2021 Until Love Wins UUA General Assembly     Video
June 20, 2021 What Has the Pandemic Taught Us About Our Relationships with Animals? Dr. Aysha Akhtar Recording    
June 13, 2021 Climate Justice, Courage, & Hope Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
June 6, 2021 What Really Matters? Intern Minister Jen Raffensperger Recording    
May 30, 2021 The Stories We Tell Matter: Tulsa 1921 & UU History Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
May 23, 2021 "What Does #DefundThePolice Really Mean? Awakening Our Abolitionist Imaginations" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
May 16, 2021 "The Mindset List" & "Blessing New Voices" Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg & Nora Farahat      
May 9, 2021 What Stars are Made Of: Founding Mothers of UU Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
May 2, 2021 “Workers of the World Unite”: Wrestling with the Life & Legacy of Karl Marx Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
April 25, 2021 Earth Day: Pathways to Healing & Regeneration UU Ministry for the Earth     Video
April 18, 2021 Demystifying Shariah & Reimagining Islam Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
April 11, 2021 In the name of the Bee — And of the Butterfly— And of the Breeze: Emily Dickinson Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
April 4, 2021 “The Cross & the Lynching Tree”: The Life & Legacy of James Cone, Founder of Black Liberation Theology Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
March 28, 2021 Conscience & Democracy Youth Group      
March 21, 2021 Broadway Sunday: Godspell Intern Minister Jen Raffensperger Recording    
March 14, 2021 Loved into Being Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association Recording    
March 7, 2021 Myths, Mirages, & Measuring Time Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
February 28, 2021 Odetta, Music, & Protest Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
February 21, 2021 A Black Women’s History of the U.S.--Past, Present, & Future Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
February 14, 2021 Side With Love Unitarian Universalist Association   Text Video
February 7, 2021 An Evolution of Thinking Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
January 31, 2021 Love, Rage, & Radical Dharma Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
January 24, 2021 Another World Is Possible: What Does Prison Abolition Really Mean? Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
January 17, 2021 Martin & Malcolm & America Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
January 10, 2021 Sacred Liberty & Desolating Sacrilege: On the Storming of the United States Capitol Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  
January 3, 2021 How to Find Meaning in Life Rev. Dr. Carl Gregg Recording Text  

Chronological Sermon Archive for Previous Years