Speaker: Rev. Jennie Barrington

In a House Which Becomes a Home

We make the places in which we dwell homelike when we prepare to invite in family, friends, neighbors, and strangers who will become our new friends. For a complete description of this sermon, go the News tab above, select Events, and then select the Dec. … read more.

The Salem Witch Trials

Regardless of the outcome of the Presidential Election, we will still be feeling some big emotions, and our nation will be in need of healing and reconciliation

“Trials and Reconciliation in Salem”

Sermon and Worship Service for

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of

Columbia, South Carolina

November 27, 2016

The Rev. Jennie … read more.

The Election Sermon

Traditionally on the Sunday before Election Day, Unitarian Universalist ministers preach about the democratic process, the Constitution, or the importance of voting. We will come together this Sunday to reexamine and reaffirm all that is good at the heart of these things. Reverend Jennie Barrington

Service … read more.

On Magic and Magical Thinking

“On Magic and Magical Thinking”

Worship Service for The Unitarian Universalist Congregation

of Columbia, South Carolina

October 30, 2016

the Rev. Jennie Barrington, Interim Minister

 

Opening Words [by Albert Schweitzer]:

“No ray of sunshine is ever lost—

but the green which it awakens into existence needs time … read more.

UU Ethnic Bread Communion

In this morning’s worship service, we will honor our diverse backgrounds and family heritages. Please bring bread that is representative of your family’s ethnic roots or traditions. Families are encouraged to bake bread and share stories across generations. We will make time in the service … read more.

Elements of Character

Talking about character has come back into fashion lately. Most of us have several elements of good character. But all of us have some ways we can develop our character more. And being part of a congregation such as UUCC is an excellent way to … read more.

Building Today for Tomorrow

Sermon and Worship Service for

The Launch of our Capital Campaign

 

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of

Columbia, South Carolina

the Rev. Jennie Barrington, Interim Minister

 

Opening Words [adapted from Deuteronomy 6:11]:

“We build on foundations we did not lay

We warm ourselves by fires we did not light

We sit in the shade … read more.

Being Civil in an Uncivil Culture

Speaker: Rev. Jennie Barrington  “Being Civil in an Uncivil Culture.” Our culture could be said to have become less civil, including through increased use of social media and texting. This sermon will explore the value of face-to-face conversation, especially through caring congregations such as ours.