Sermon Audio

MVUUF publishes audio excerpts from many Sunday services here on our website and as a podcast. Use the Audio Recording links below, or search for MVUUF in your favorite podcast app.

The audio we offer online will typically include only the sermon or featured speaker, in consideration of music copyrights and privacy. As always, full recordings of every Sunday's service are available to members and friends on compact disc at the fellowship.

Sermon Datesort ascending Speaker(s) Title Audio Recording
Sunday, October 14, 2018 Mary Moriarty Race and The Criminal Justice System, Are We Awake?
Sunday, September 30, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson The Poor People's Campaign: A Vision of Justice
Sunday, August 12, 2018 Ed Janes A Time to Live and a Time to Die
Sunday, August 5, 2018 Lorna Prell Why I am Not a Humanist
Sunday, July 22, 2018 Darrell and Kathy Eager Helping Someone in an Abusive Relationship
Sunday, July 15, 2018 Linda Hayen and Glenn Corliss Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Recycling
Sunday, July 8, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson Exploring Humanism
Sunday, June 3, 2018 Rev Laura Thompon, Maria Bavier, and Jan Fitzgerald Flower Communion: Be a Blessing
Sunday, May 27, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson and Eve and Tom Bergmann 7 Words You Can’t Say at a UU Fellowship
Sunday, May 13, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson and Lorna Prell The Almighty Power of “AND”
Sunday, May 6, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson Question Box Sunday
Sunday, April 29, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson Emerging Theologies: Religious Naturalism
Sunday, April 8, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson For What It’s Worth: Why I Give.
Sunday, April 1, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson They Tried to Bury Us. They Didn’t Know We Were Seeds.
Sunday, March 25, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson Change Happens: Finding Your Way in an Ever-Moving World
Sunday, March 18, 2018 With Guest Speaker Bill Clontz and Rev. Laura Thompson. It’s Stewardship Sunday! Let’s Talk About Someone’s Money Besides Yours!
Sunday, March 4, 2018 Guest Speaker Dr. Rita Capezzi and Worship Associate Lorna Prell Weaving Webs
Sunday, February 18, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson Resistance & Resilience: Songs of Freedom
Sunday, February 11, 2018 Rev. Laura Thompson Persevering Pioneers of Unitarian Universalism: Olympia Brown
Sunday, January 28, 2018 Guest speaker Rev. Karen Hutt and Worship Associate Eve Bergmann Cabbage Town


Archived Audio

2014 - 2015 Season

1-18-15 Rev. Myron Andes: "Honoring MLK"
1-11-15 Rev. Myron Andes: "Wisdom in the Dessert"
12-08-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "The Cool Hand Luke Sermon"
11-23-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "Thanksgiving Harvest Communion"
11-02-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "All Souls Are Worth Remembering"
10-26-14 Barb Olson, Spencer Baldwin, Robert Reedy, and Brenda Daly discuss their journeys to MVUUF
10-19-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "Chain of Emotions: Addressing Violence"
10-12-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "I Beg to Differ, Mr. Spock: Logic, Life, and Love"
10-5-14 RedHeart: "Healing The Hoops"
9-28-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "The Transitive and the Intransitive in Worship: What is the Object?"
9-21-14 Rev. Myron Andes: "Hello. I love you! Won't you tell me your name?"
9-14-14 Rev. Myron Andes on the Water Communion

Earlier seasons

8-24-14 Dale Lewellyn: "Inequality in America," PDF presentation with notes also available.
6-01-14 Rev. Myron Andes, candidate for called minister, on the Flower Communion.
5-25-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "I Do! I Do! The joy of volunteering"
5-04-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "I Have a Dream"
4-20-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "So Much in Bud"
4-13-14 Sally Mills and Green Sanctuary: "The Water of Life"
3-30-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World"
3-23-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "If Music Be the Food of Love..."
3-09-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "Unmentionables" with intermezzo by Rita Phillips
2-23-14 Senior High youths: "Virtues of Life"
2-16-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "The Faces and Phases of Love"
2-2-14 Jan Fitzgerald, Rev. Janet Newman: "Gather the Spirit"
1-26-14 Jan Fitzgerald: "Upstairs/Downstairs"
1-12-14 Betsy Longley: "Science, Nature, and Spirituality" with discussion
1-5-14 Rev. Janet Newman: "For The Time Being"

David Olson, Melinda Conness of the transition team and Rev. Newman: "The Handwriting on the Wall"

Text of the homilies is also available: David's homily, Melinda's homily

12-1-13 Rev. Janet Newman: "What Are You Waiting For?"
11-17-13 Bruce Peck: "Collaborative Law: A Kinder, Gentler Way"
11-10-13 Rev. Janet Newman: "Remembrance and Veterans' Day"
11-03-13 Rev. Mark Kiyimba: "The Unity and Diversity in the 21st Century"
10-27-13 Martha Roberts: "Peace Education"
10-20-13 Rev. Janet Newman: "Moses and the Trapeze Artist"
10-13-13 Eddy Carrol and Mary Esther Johnson: "Beyond Categorical Thinking"
10-6-13 Rev. Janet Newman: "We Are The Promises We Keep"
9-29-13 Rev. Janet Newman: "Of Reverence & Reverends"
9-22-13 Rev. Frank Driesbach: "The Sense of Wonder"
9-15-13 Rev. Janet Newman: "Hospitality as a Lifelong Practice"
8-25-13 Rev. Janet Newman: March on Washington Anniversary
8-18-13 Kathy Park"The New Jim Crow"
7-21-13 John Peloquin: "Is Buying Locally Grown Food a Moral Imperative?"
7-14-13 Dale Lewellyn: "Can a Godless Church Be Spiritual?"
5-26-13 Rev. David Breeden: "The Moral Injury of War"
5-12-13 Eve Webster: "Reason or Rationality"
5-05-13 Rev. David Breeden: "Osiris Goes Green"
4-21-13 Green Sanctuary Committee (Sally Mills, Vanessa Iiams) and Rev. David Breeden.
4-14-13 Rev. Meg Riley, Senior Minister of the Church of the Larger Fellowship, with music written and performed by Namoli Brennet: "Some Ministry of Stars"

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