January 20, 2019, Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Rev. Dr. Hope Johnson
Today we commemorate and celebrate the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As the bearers of his legacy, we must consider how best each of us can balance both power and love. Rev. Dr. Johnson is the Congregational Life Consultant for the UUA's Central East Region and the Southern Region, and the former minister of UU Congregation of Central Nassau, NY, where she served for 15 years.
January 27, 2019, "Integrating Past Religious Experience" - Ken Marino, Worship Leader
Many of us come to Unitarian Universalism from other faiths that we do not completely leave behind. Sometimes memories from these faiths can be painful. How do we integrate past religious experience and what does it mean to be religious in a multi-religious world?
February 3, 2019, TBA - Rev. Jennifer Brower, from UU Congregation at Shelter Rock
February 10, 2019, Black History Month - Racial Concerns Committee
The Racial Concerns Committee will honor Black History Month by examining the Poor People's Campaign - Then and Now.
February 17, 2019, On Being a Muslim Woman on Long Island - Aleema Hosein, Worship Leader
Mrs. Hosein will speak about what it is like to live as a Muslim in this country, what Islam has provided to herself and her family, and how her Muslim community seeks to educate others about the differences between culture and religion. For 13 years she has been a teacher of Islamic Studies at the Islamic Association of Long Island, where she also served as principal of the Saturday School Program.