Harvey Harrison


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Join us in-person or on Zoom at 9:30 a.m. CT. A basic principle of of the United Nations asserts that victims... Read More →

Unfinished Business

Please join us on Sunday as we explore the work of Isabel Wilkerson and her book Caste – The Origins of... Read More →

We Who Believe in Freedom Cannot Rest

  Click Here for Video (You Tube) Click Here for Order of Service (Word Doc) These opening words from “Ella’s Song” provide the beginning for a look at the current initiative to ban racial profiling in the city of Des Moines. Stealing shamelessly from the framework created by Bryan Stevenson, Harvey will look at issues of racial justice in Des Moines through the lens of the initiative. The questions to be answered is: As Unitarian Universalist people of faith, what is our calling?   “If you are not in the arena and also getting your arse kicked, I am not interested your feedback”. Brene Brown.

Transformative Transitional Ministry

>>Click on the Sermon title to access YouTube link of the sermon<< With the imminent departure of Rev. Mark Stringer in June, following 16 years of ministry to our congregation, a patchwork service of looking back to the interim ministry of the Rev. Annie Holmes who served with us from 1999-2001. In a month in which we are considering what it means to be a community of transformation, we’ll hear from long-time members who recall the transformations that Annie helped us begin.

A Life Transformed

Watch the Video (YouTube link) with Harvey Harrison, member; Celebrant: Barb Martin. When Harvey Harrison retired from his law practice... Read More →