Rev. Ellen Quaadgras

Where do we go from here? Freeing ourselves from the legacy of the past

Where do we go from here? Freeing ourselves from the legacy of the past By Rev. Ellen Quaadgras Westminster Unitarian Church May 1, 2017     Listen to the full sermon here:   Welcome & Announcements I don’t know how many of you are aware but Peter Morales, the president of our Unitarian Universalist Association, … Continued

Gaining Freedom – A Sermon for Passover

Gaining Freedom – A Sermon for Passover By Rev. Ellen Quaadgras Westminster Unitarian Church April 19, 2017 First Reading When the escape from Egypt was certain, when the last furious wave had closed over their enemies’ heads and the dangerous waters lay smooth again, when the Israelites could finally turn toward the future without fear … Continued

The Big Questions

On Curiosity: The Big Questions By Rev. Ellen Quaadgras Westminster Unitarian Church March 26, 2017   —— First Reading By Bertrand Russell It is the things for which there is no evidence that are believed with passion. Nobody feels any passion about the multiplication tables or about the existence of Cape Horn, because these matters … Continued

Curiosity and the “Third Story”

Curiosity and the Third Story By Rev. Ellen Quaadgras Westminster Unitarian Church March 12, 2017   First Reading  By Rev. Christine Robinson “Our tolerance of diversity is not just the sort that “suffers fools gladly,” you see, it is the sort of tolerance which believes that truth emerges best when people share their different versions … Continued

Rootedness: Finding the changeless in the midst of change

“The only true constant is change” It’s a truism that’s particularly relevant for us, right now. Our society is changing, the we way do church is changing, the ways we relate to each other in our world, in our families – is changing. Sometimes these changes happen quickly the explosion of the use of smartphones … Continued

Worship Service

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