Facebook    Twitter
 

Unitarian Universalist Church of Tucson

Sermons Podcasts

Streaming Web audio


Get Flash PlayerSermons are available for streaming  or download by clicking any of the links below. Please note, for streaming Flash Player plug-in is required.  Othewise you may down load the mp3 file.

 

If you find these messages thought provoking or spiritually enhancing please consider becoming a "Friend of UUCT" with a pledge or making a donation.

16-08-14: Moving Prayer

August 14, 2016

Celeste Rogers and Brian Moon

Join Celeste and Brian in this experiential worship service exploring how spirituality can be expressed through music and movement.

© Celeste Rogers and Brian Moon

Sermon Podcast:
Download mp3 file.

16-08-07: Harmony Is Who We Are

August 7, 2016

Brian Moon and Randall Springer

Reading: Comments from Leonard Bernstein on Music and Kennedy - Randy Springer

How a chord is like going to church ... : Brian Moon

Music in Religious Community: Randall Springer

© Brian Moon and Randall Springer

Sermon Podcast:
Download mp3 file.

16-07-31: Seek First to Understand

July 31, 2016

Wendy Gordon Weeks

Being heard, understood, and accepted is one of the most basic human needs. How is this reflected in our 7 Unitarian Universalist principles? What impact would it have if we focused on seeking first to understand.

Introduction and Reading by Gary Luce: 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey

© Wendy Gordon Weeks

Sermon Podcast:
Download mp3 file.

16-07-24: What We Can Learn from Others

July 24, 2016

Natasha Warner

 

© Natasha Warner

Sermon Podcast:
Download mp3 file.

More Articles ...

  1. 16-07-17: Do You Fear the Unknown?
  2. 16-07-10: Love, Hope, Faith and Fun
  3. 16-06-26: Kindness and Ben's Bells
  4. 16-06-19: Amazing Grace
  5. 16-05-22: The Virtue of Sin
  6. 16-05-15: Spiritual Beings
  7. 16-04-10: I Call That Mind Free
  8. 16-04-03: Empowerment- Relating to it All: A Youth led Service
  9. 16-03-20: Elixir of Life
  10. 16-03-13: The Spirit of Generosity and Non-judgment
  11. 16-02-28: Dissecting the Anatomy of Trust: Boundaries and the Vault
  12. 16-02-21: BRAVING Trust
  13. 16-01-31: What Does It Mean to Forgive?
  14. 16-01-17: What Can We Do About Racism?
  15. 16-01-03: Does Size Matter?
  16. 15-12-27: Creating Beloved Community Through the Heart
  17. 15-11-29: Sheep in Wolves' Clothing
  18. 15-11-08: Hearing the Voiceless
  19. 15-10-11: Poetry Sunday
  20. 15-09-27: Changing Lives Through Music
  21. 15-09-06: Public Banking and Economic Inequality
  22. 15-08-09: UUs and the Spiritual
  23. 15-08-02: Interconnectedness Is Not Optional: Viewing Society Through The Lens of Science
  24. 15-07-26: In the Path of the Buddha
  25. 15-07-19: UU Myths
  26. 15-07-12: Finding a Happy Place
  27. 15-07-05: Songs, Identity, and America
  28. 15-06-28: Creating a Sense of Place
  29. 15-06-14: The Peace Corps: Toughest Job You'll Ever Love
  30. 15-05-24: The Healing Power of Music
  31. 15-05-17: Sacred Journeys
  32. 15-05-10: Self Discovery
  33. 2015: UU Testimonials
  34. 15-04-12: And Justice for All
  35. 15-04-05: To Life!
  36. 15-03-29: Youth-Led Service - What is Sacred?
  37. 15-03-08: Esperanza: Bringing Hope
  38. 15-02-15: Beyond Chocolate Hearts: Engaging Men in Making a Safer World for Women
  39. 15-02-08: The Liberal Church Finding its Mission: It's Not About You
  40. 15-02-08: UU Testimonial - Randall Springer
  41. 15-02-01: UU Testimonial - Zoey Speer
  42. 15-01-25: UU Testimonial - Michelle Maliniak
  43. 15-01-25: A Living Tradition
  44. 15-01-18: UU Testimonial - Steve Kraynak & Bob Gorden
  45. 15-01-11: Formed not Transformed by UU (Testimonial)
  46. 15-01-04: Mental Fitness for the New Year! The Tales and Tools of Two Therapists
  47. 14-12-28: My Politically Incorrect Ideas About Christmas
  48. 14-12-21: Mystery of the Big Question (A UU Testimonial)
  49. 14-11-30: Food for Thought
  50. 14-11-23: All You Need Is Love.... seriously?
  51. 14-11-16: Roots, Branches, and Wings
  52. 14-11-09: Lessons from the Town 10 Miles from Sin: Oberlin, Ohio
  53. 14-11-02: Not Just Some but All Souls
  54. 14-10-05: The Wind and the Stillness: Breath as a Tool for connecting Body, Mind, Heart, and Spirit
  55. 14-09-21: Giving Life the Shape of Justice
  56. 14-08-31: The Importance of the Unitarian Universalist Faith
  57. 14-08-24: It's a Man's World: The Spiritual Influence of Patriarchy on the Border
  58. 14-08-03: Annual Poetry Service
  59. 14-07-27: Everybody Eats, or the Spiritual Side of Eating
  60. 14-07-20: What's God Got To Do With It?
  61. 14-07-13: Do We See Through Each Other, Or Do We See Each Other Through?
  62. 14-07-06: Sanctuary: Radical Hospitality
  63. 14-06-29: A Universal Message - world view in Judaism and Modern Israel
  64. 14-06-22: We Are The Ones We've Been Waiting For...
  65. 14-06-15: I Believe in Miracles (just not the Biblical or Hallmark ones)
  66. 14-05-25: What Happened to Easter?
  67. 14-05-11: Mothers, Mothers' Day, and Peace
  68. 14-04-27: No More Deaths 10th Anniversary
  69. 14-04-20: Why Easter?
  70. 14-03-30: The Joy of Music
  71. 14-03-23: Wellspring
  72. 14-03-02: The Fingerprint of Grief
  73. 14-02-16: One in Community
  74. 14-02-09: A Valentine for Liberal Religion
  75. 14-02-02: Discrimination in the New Generation
  76. 14-01-12: Mind, Body, and Spirit
  77. 14-01-05: Friendship in the Digital Age
  78. 13-12-29: Volunteering as a Spiritual Practice
  79. 13-12-22: Teach Us All You Can of Saying "YES!"
  80. 13-12-08: God and Beyond: Spirituality for Today and Beyond
  81. 13-12-01: Opening Into Grace
  82. 13-11-10: Mohammed: Community Builder and Prophet
  83. 13-11-03: You Don’t Fear People Whose Story You Know
  84. 13-10-20: Four Reflections on Trust
  85. 13-10-13: Service, Sacrifice, and Honor
  86. 13-10-06: The Courage to Trust
  87. 13-09-29: Unitarian Universalism is Dead, Long Live Unitarian Universalism
  88. 13-09-15: A Religon for One World
  89. 13-09-08: The One That Comes From Many
  90. 13-09-01: Practice Our Preach
  91. 13-08-25: The Seven Principles of Unitarian Universalism: Guideposts For Living
  92. 13-08-18: Five Smooth Stones of Liberal Religion
  93. 13-08-11: Seeing the Full Spectrum
  94. 13-08-04: Poetry Service
  95. 13-07-28: Private Prisons, Public Problems
  96. 13-07-21: What to Say About the Immigration Reform Legislation
  97. 13-07-14: My Trip to Israel
  98. 13-07-07: Can We Achieve Freedom From Fear, Anger, & Hopelessness?
  99. 13-06-30: From Promise to Commitment
  100. 13-06-23: Your Children or Your Money
  101. 13-06-16: Called
  102. 13-06-09: Beloved Community - Growing Beyond Congregations
  103. 13-06-02: Associating with the Sacred
  104. 13-05-26: Warriors in Training
  105. 13-05-19: Transforming our Lives, Transforming our Faith
  106. 13-05-12: This I Believe
  107. 13-04-28: The Doctrine of Discovery
  108. 13-04-21: Earth and Forgiveness Day
  109. 13-04-14; Truth and Reconciliation
  110. 13-04-07: Pre-forgiven
  111. 13-03-31: Easter Sunday
  112. 13-03-24: Who Are You?
  113. 13-03-17: Reflections on an Old UU Joke
  114. 13-03-10: The Beauty of Brokenness
  115. 13-03-03: The Paradox of Powerlessness
  116. 13-02-17: Evolution as Our Sacred Story
  117. 13-02-10: Standing on the Side of Love!
  118. 13-02-03: Love as a Spiritual Practice
  119. 13-01-27: Beyond Duality to Sanity
  120. 13-01-13: Adopting Goodness, not Evil!
  121. 13-01-06: Fallow Times
  122. 12-30-12: Make Time your Friend!
  123. 12-23-12: A God That Looks Like Me
  124. 12-9-12: Where is God Hiding?!?
  125. 12-2-12: Finding Quiet in a Noisy World
  126. 11-25-12: Transcending Individuality
  127. 11-18-12: How We Love: On Growing a Soul
  128. 11-11-12: Aspirations
  129. 11-4-12: Our Daily Bread
  130. 10-28-12: All About UUCT's Covenant Circles
  131. 10-21-12: The Challenge of Covenants
  132. 10-14-12: Promises
  133. 9-30-12: Beyond Borders - Where Justice and Compassion Cross our Borders
  134. 9-23-12: Is There Meaning in Pain and Suffering?
  135. 9-9-12: Freedom From Fear
  136. 9-16-12: Turning Toward Freedom
  137. 8-26-12: Accepting Gifts, Receiving Grace
  138. 8-12-12: Poetry Sunday
  139. 8-05-12: Immigrants and Tucson's Federal Court
  140. The Interdependent Community: Pathways Out of Poverty
  141. 7-15-12: Reflections on an Old UU Joke
  142. 7-22-12: Intercultural Relations Across Europe
  143. 7-29-12: The Gentle Way: Similarities between Martial Arts and Religion
  144. Bringing It Home
  145. Nothing Less Than Saving the World
  146. Spirituality and Health
  147. Born and Re-born Again
  148. Kindness Can Heal Us
  149. What Do We Really Mean by "Democracy"?
  150. Mercy and Other Non-rational Acts of Kindness
  151. Family Values and Immigration Policy
  152. A Question of Worth and Dignity
  153. Standing on the Side of Fear: How can we stop bullying before it is too late?
  154. Coming Back to Life
  155. Five Steps to Building Beloved Community
  156. Shared Ministry
  157. Bringing Justice to Phoenix
  158. Out of the Garden: Original Sin or Original Blessing?
  159. Come Dream a Dream With Me
  160. Aria in Vermillion
  161. Cowboys, Conmen and Conservatives
  162. Personality and Spirituality
  163. Human Nature
  164. Reality Television and Interfaith Dialogue
  165. The Courage to Love
  166. Where the Paths of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Unitarian Universalism Crossed
  167. I Shall Not Live in Vain
  168. Ordinary Time
  169. An Old Agnostic's Sentimental Xmas: Virginia, Santa, Rudolph, Ralphie, Scrooge, Tiny Tim and Baby Jesus
  170. The Spiritual Benefits of R.I.C.E.
  171. Waiting
  172. What We Are Thankful For
  173. After the Apocalypse: Gratitude
  174. Occupy!
  175. The Worst Mistake the Church (Any Church) Can Make Right Now
  176. Day of the Dead
  177. DOGs and Other Super-Natural Beings
  178. Faith in Pink
  179. Living in a Multi-Religious World
  180. Morality and Human Nature
  181. Entertaining Angels Unaware
  182. Restoring Ruins
  183. DA/GA 2011 and 2012
  184. Coming Home
  185. The Ethical Side of Climate Change: Compassion
  186. Looking in the Mirror: Who are We?
  187. U.S Immigration and Border Policy: A Call for Compassion and Justice
  188. Not Just for Black History Month
  189. Genderqueer and Here
  190. Happy Birthday U.S.A.!
  191. Today's Ancient Wisdom
  192. Keepers of Light
  193. If Not Now, When? (A Look at the Election)
  194. The Flying Trapeze and the Fine Art of Freedom
  195. Trusting Life in the Presence of Death
  196. UUism in the French Speaking World
  197. Our Legacy: Honoring the Past, Looking Forward to the Future
  198. Letters From a Phoenix Jail
  199. What’s Your Worldview?
  200. Blindspots, Rearview Mirrors, and Headlights
  201. A Noisy Silence - Poetry Service
  202. 5 Vital Signs of Spiritual Health
  203. Family Resemblances and 'Language-Games'
  204. Chaos and Creativity
  205. Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Just as Well...Or Better?
  206. Reflections after Fifty Years in Ministry
  207. Don't Wait
  208. The Meaning of Welcome
  209. Independence and Interdependence: Thoughts on both Topics
  210. The Value of Vulnerability
  211. This Land Is My Land -- ?
  212. Spill Baby, Spill
  213. Vessels and Voyages
  214. Grace Across the Ages
  215. Happy 200th Birthday, Margaret Fuller
  216. Coming of Age in an Age of Uncertainty
  217. Be the Change: Three Crucial Changes for Times Such as These
  218. Earth in the Balance
  219. Beyond Local Thinking
  220. The Actual U
  221. Easter: A Time to Forgive
  222. Something About Addictions
  223. Taking a Risk for Justice
  224. Universalism: Past, Present and Future
  225. The Things We Do For Love
  226. Standing on the Side of Love
  227. What I Love About Unitarian Universalism
  228. Violence and Anarchy on the Border
  229. Confronting Evil
  230. I Have a Dream
  231. The State of the Church
  232. Looking Back, Looking Forward
  233. Struggles and Progress in Swaziland
  234. Night of Wonder, Night of Silence
  235. Enumerating God: None, One, or Many
  236. Three Miraculous Births
  237. The Gospel According to St. Lute
  238. The Lost Art of Thinking
  239. Stories of Hope: Guest at Your Table
  240. Question Authority
  241. Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC)
  242. A Conscience is a Terrible Thing to Waste
  243. An Agreement With Life
  244. The Community Food Bank
  245. Universalist Heritage
  246. Class Matters
  247. Wise Restraints That Set Us Free
  248. Free Pulpit, Free Pew
  249. To Whom It May Concern: A Sermon on Prayer
  250. One Family
  251. Poetry Sunday
  252. Who Knows What Will Come To You?
  253. Will the Minister Be Speaking in the Service Today?
  254. Life or Litter? The Value of People and Hope
  255. Parts of the Bible You Do Not Know
  256. Chaplain Stories
  257. Eating as a Spiritual Practice
  258. Gifts of Our Fathers
  259. Faith of Our Fathers
  260. To See Beauty, Even When It’s Not Pretty
  261. A Nomination for the Greatest Unitarian Ever
  262. We Remember
  263. Milestone Moments: A Service of Rituals
  264. Many Hands Make Light Work
  265. Ritual
  266. Earth Day
  267. Music of My Heart
  268. Friendship as Spiritual Practice
  269. Light, Life, Freedom, and Love
  270. Civil Initiative
  271. First Things First
  272. Three Keys for Abundant Living That Will Work Even Now
  273. Divine Creation
  274. Jazz and the Art of Making Justice
  275. Here I Am. Send Me.
  276. And a Child Shall Lead
  277. Getting Unstuck (While the Getting's Good)
  278. Willing to Forgive
  279. Weaving the Web of Trust
  280. New Beginnings
  281. Light One Candle
  282. Find a Stillness
  283. Where Justice and Compassion Cross All Borders
  284. Stone Soup for Thanksgiving?
  285. Loss: An Inevitable Journey
  286. Finding Hope in Troubled Times
  287. Out Many, One
  288. Growing in Spirit
  289. Seasons of Life, Seasons of Loss
  290. And the word is no
  291. Welcoming the Stranger
  292. Ministry in the New Millennium
  293. Diversity and the Interdependent Web of Existence
  294. Engaging Our Theological Diversity
  295. What Americans Believe
  296. Reflections from Nicaragua
  297. Deep Like the Rivers
  298. Seeking the Purpose of Life
  299. Bless this Home
  300. Language of Reverence
  301. Sharing The WUUrd: Poetry Service
  302. A New Look at the Universe
  303. Tell me your image of God and I will tell you your theology
  304. We hold these truths ...
  305. Integrity or Success?
  306. By Their Roots You Shall Know Them
  307. Peace Means the Beginning of a New World
  308. Desert Spirituality
  309. UUs Who Made a Difference
  310. Singing Our Peace: A Musical Contemplation
  311. Faith Without Certainty
  312. Our Unitarian Universalists Brothers in Africa
  313. Univeralists and Unitarians on Easter
  314. Always a Mother
  315. Just War or just War

Member Login

To access the member's only content login with user name "member" and the password mailed to you. Content includes items in Home menu and Annual Meeting articles.

 
 
Pledge
 
 
 
 
amazonsmile
 
cafepress
 
Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Updates
For Email Newsletters you can trust

Stained Glass Window