Rev. Erin Gingrich

High School Youth Service

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Light Will Someday Split You Open

Sermon:Watch the Video (YouTube link) Celebrant Reflection: Watch the Video (YouTube link) Rev. Erin Gingrich; Celebrant: Chris Paxson. We learn from life’s difficulties and also life’s joys. As we explore being a people of desire, let us recall the times when it was what we desired, or the light, as the poet Rumi writes, that … Continued

Steadying Ourselves in a Rocky Boat

Watch the Video (YouTube link) Rev. Erin Gingrich; Celebrant: Elaine Imlau. We often face resistance when changing the status quo at work, school or in our relationships. What fortitude and spiritual centering is needed to persist in the face of resistance? Rev. Erin will share some of her experiences and questions.

Dedication to Black Lives Matter

Dedication: Watch the Video (YouTube link) Celebrant Reflection: Watch the Video (YouTube link) Rev. Erin Gingrich & Rev. Mark Stringer; Reflection: Karen Lauer; Celebrant: Lyra Halsten. Join both of our ministers and other lay leaders as we speak to why we are dedicated to the eradication of racism and the betterment of Black lives. During … Continued

Hope in the Dark

Watch the Video (YouTube link) Rev. Erin Gingrich; Celebrant: Elaine Imlau. Nature’s dark season reminds us of the nourishment of being fallow. This Solstice, let us slow down to embrace the gifts and nourishment of the dark, even as we celebrate the returning of the light.

Reforming the Circle

Celebrant: Elaine Imlau. What happens when a voice inside says don’t and we do it anyway? Join Rev. Gingrich for this multi-generational service to consider our choices and the people around us when harm is done.

Crossing the Bridge to Selma

Watch the Video (YouTube link) Rev. Mark Morrison-Reed; Celebrant: Petra Lange. In March 1965, when the call came to join the African-American citizens of Selma, UUs responded. Why, despite the risk, did they go? And how did the experience change them, even as it changed the world? Imbedded in the answers to these questions are … Continued