Our doctrine is Love.
Our sacrament, the quest for Truth.
Our covenant is with all Life.
Our prayer is for Peace.
Our journey, toward Freedom.
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For its December service, the Unitarian Universalist Community of Independence will host a Yule celebration, led by our very own Rev. Donna W. Montgomery on Friday, December 19th from 6:30 to 9:00 P.M at the Peace Pentagon, located at 1990 Battlefield Drive. Join us for food and song as we celebrate this holiday season. Attendees are welcome to bring a dish to share. Acoustic musical instruments to accompany the singing are also welcome.
Because of the great diversity of our services, you will need to attend more than once to get a feel for who we are and what we do. A typical service will present readings from a variety of sources, "religious" and otherwise; perhaps Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, humanism, wisdom literature, poetry, New Age writers, historical Unitarians, psychology, or many other sources. There will be hymns representing these same traditions, and musical selections ranging from classical to folk and popular. Special musicians, both instrumental and vocal, greatly enrich our services from time to time.
Because we have no minister, the service may be presented by a guest speaker, may be an all-musical program, possibly a dramatic presentation, a meditation experience, or a panel discussion. Messages are quite varied and range from the theological to the personal to folk narrative to topics specific to our church and denomination.
In all our services there is much good will and good humor as well as serious reflection.