Is This Sermon My Destiny?

Presented by Joel Bercu on July 3, 2022. I had a vision that on July 3rd that I, Joel Bercu, will be giving a sermon at Live Oak UU church. Predestination was hotly debated in the 4th century, with accusations of heresy for not believing in it. Now fast forward to the 21st century where […]

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What Is the UUA, Anyway?

Presented by Rev. Jami Yandle on June 26, 2022.  Note that this brief service will start at 11 AM and will be followed by a pot lunch and a broadcast of the UUA General Assembly service at 11:30 AM in the Fellow Hall.  For more information about the GA service, see information on the UUA […]

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Earn It and Win It

Presented by Rev. Jami Yandle on June 19, 2022. Let’s talk about Juneteenth and how freedom is never actually won.  You have to earn it and win it in every generation.

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Our World Is One World

Presented by the Live Oak Choir on June 12, 2022. As one world, our responsibility is to all and ourselves. What touches one affects us all. This experience provided by this world must be shared with all life. Preservation, intention, and collaboration are not our only tools for building a brighter future on this planet. […]

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UU Evangelism

By Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford and presented by Mike Schultz on June 5, 2022. What does Evangelism mean to a Unitarian Universalist? In this service written by our minister Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford, and presented by Mike Schultz, we’ll find out.  

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In Bloom

May 29, 2022 by Rev. Jami Yandle We live between the act of awakening and the act of surrender. Each morning we awaken to the light and the invitation to a new day in the world of time; each night we surrender to the dark to be taken to play in the world of dreams […]

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Creativity Takes Courage

May 22, 2022 by Rev. Jami Yandle Artist Henri Matisse tells us, “Creativity takes courage.” All forms of art can be a deeply spiritual practice which connects us to our core values and encourages us to nurture beauty in our lives. This week we will honor our core value of courage as we explore art […]

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Life is a Chance to Grow a Soul

May 15, 2022 by Rev. Jami Yandle A. Powell Davies says, “Life is a Chance to Grow a Soul.” As Unitarian Universalists, we know revelation is not sealed, and thus we are on a path of never ending growth and learning. How do we nurture communities of exploration that guide us toward beloved community? Today […]

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The Elasticity of Youth

May 8, 2022 by Live Oak UU Youth The LOUU youth present their service about the lessons that cartoons can show us. Oliver, Marenna, and Penelope explain the gospel of Steven Universe.

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Dancing a Flowered Path

May 1, 2022 by Katherine Enyart and Mike Schultz In these troubled times, we need to hold fast to traditions to keep us grounded. Join us as the Labyrinth Team hosts the annual Flower Communion followed by a Maypole dance. Katherine Enyart joined Live Oak in February 2001 and has held many roles at the […]

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