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"Beloved Mystery" -- UUSE Virtual Worship, December 31, 2023

Gathering Music

"Adagio Cantabile"

by Ludwig van Beethoven

Welcome, Announcements & Introductions




by Jean Thielemans

Chalice Lighting: Chalice Lighting for Winter Solstice by Sharon Wylie

Opening Hymn

#175 "We Celebrate the Web of Life"

by Melchior Vulpius

words by Alicia S. Carpenter

Reading: Pine Forest Fugue by Elizabeth Tarbox

Introductions, Joys and Concerns

Musical Response

"Waltz for Debby"

by Bill Evans


Continuing our practice of sharing our gifts with the community beyond our walls, fifty percent of our undesignated Sunday plate collections for the month of December will go to three area shelters: McKinney Men's Shelter (Hartford), East Hartford Community Shelter, and Cornerstone Shelter (Rockville).

Offering Music

"Gymnopedie, No. 1"

by Erik Satie

Story: The Legend of Mother Deer

Reflection: Yuletide and Ancient Sami Wisdom

Reflection: Inner Practices at Yule

Closing Hymn

#15 "The Lone, Wild Bird"

by William Walker

words by H. R. MacFayden

Closing Words: Beloved Mystery Hold Us Close by Rebekah A. Savage

Extinguishing the Chalice

Closing Circle

May faith in the spirit of life

And hope for the community of earth

And love of the light in each other

Be ours now, and in all the days to come.

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