Rev. Sharon Wylie

“Why Me?” (UU Theologies #8)

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 pm

Today we consider theodicy, the study of why there is suffering. This is the eighth in a 10-part series on UU Theologies, informed by the book A House for Hope: The Promise of Progressive Religion for the Twenty-First Century by Buehrens and Parker.

“Flower Communion”

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 pm

All-Church Service

Please bring a flower for the altar as we mark the holiday and revel in the beauty of our diversity.

“The Gender Binary and MORE!

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 p.m.

Today is the International Transgender Day of Visibility (occurring annually on March 31), dedicated to celebrating transgender people and raising awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide. So let’s celebrate and raise awareness!

“About Purim”

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 p.m.

Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar and begins Wednesday evening, March 20, ending the next evening. Today Rev. Sharon will reflect on the significance of the ancient Biblical story of how the Jewish girl Esther became the Queen of Persia and saved […]

“Celebrating the Generations”

Temple Adat Shalom at 2:30 p.m.

All-Church Service

At every life stage, we have spiritual and emotional work to attend to. Today we reflect on the diversity of generations in our Chalice community, celebrating the blessings of the different stages of growth and living.

“Spirit of Life” (UU Theologies #7)

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 p.m.

Today we consider pneumatology, the study of the spirit. This is the seventh in a 10-part series on UU theologies, informed by the book A House for Hope: The Promise of Progressive Religion for the Twenty-First Century by Buehrens and Parker.

“God Talk” (UU Theologies #6)

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 p.m.

The idea of an omniscient and all-powerful God doesn’t resonate for most UUs. What are the ideas of God that do interest us? This is the sixth in a 10-part series on UU theologies, informed by the book A House for Hope: The Promise of Progressive Religion for the Twenty-First […]

“The Silencing of Values”

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 p.m.

The forces of advertising and entertainment work hard to make us feel terrible about ourselves. And then we buy things to try and make ourselves feel better. How do we resist the flood of messages that surround us? How do we create a life that honors our values? Today is […]

“Centering Other Voices”

We will meet for worship at 1:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Shalom, 15905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064.

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, this morning’s service will feature the voices and stories of Unitarian Universalists of color offering religious leadership. Featured readings will come from the book “Centering: Navigating Race, Authenticity, and Power in […]

“What Brings Us Together”

We will meet for worship at 1:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Shalom, 15905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064.

UUs do not believe that church attendance is necessary to connect with the holy or to appease a judging God. So why do we have congregations? This is the fifth in a 10-part series on UU theologies, informed […]