Rev. Sharon Wylie

“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 […]

“All is Bright” Christmas Eve Service

We gather at a time of longest night to honor one of the most significant holy days in the Christian tradition. Our service includes traditional Christmas hymns and communal candle lighting. Childcare is not available for this service.

“Seasons and Landscapes”

Sometimes life feels easy and joyful, like a day at the beach. Sometimes life feels slow and hard, like slogging through a swamp. Today we consider the different landscapes and seasons of life and what we might learn from them. This is the third Sunday of Advent.