Speaker: Rev. Stephen Robinson
Stephen Robinson is originally from Carrollton, Georgia and has lived in Columbia, SC since 2004. He is the Clinical Pastoral Education Program Manager for Prisma Health Midlands and Chaplaincy Manager for Prisma Health Hospice and Community. Stephen has been an ACPE Certified Educator since 2008, and an ordained minister since 1994. He earned a B.A. in English from the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, GA and his M. Div. from the McAfee School of Theology of Mercer University in Atlanta, GA. He is an ordained minister and a chaplain endorsed by the Humanist Society of the American Humanist Association.
Water Communions have been a UU tradition since the early ’80s. Bring a small container of water from a place that is special to you. During the service, we will combine these waters to symbolize our shared faith coming from many different sources.
Shakespeare’s play describes how love causes us to do strange things and take strange actions in the fight for social justice.
We will use this myth of this relationship between father and son to explore the dilemma for all of us, balancing the desire to give our children wings, while wanting to keep them safe in a violent world.