Rev. Sharon Wylie

“The Mission of our Faith” (UU Theologies #10)

Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 pm

This is the final service 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. Our service today will also feature a new member ceremony.

“How Does It All End?” (UU Theologies #9)

At Temple Adat Shalom at 1:30 pm

Today we consider eschatology, the study of “end times.” This is the ninth 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.

“Protecting Chalice’s Children”

At Temple Adat Shalom

We assume in religious community that everyone has joined with good intentions. But such assumptions often leave churches vulnerable to those who would take advantage of communal good will. Today we will revisit some of Chalice’s history in trying to keep our children safe.

“Adoration Sunday”

All-Church Service 1:30 pm at Temple Adat Shalom

To adore is to love deeply and fully. This May Day is our annual celebration of the beauty and blessings of loving with our whole hearts. Our service today will also feature a new member ceremony.

Please email up to three photos from the past year of those […]

“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.