UUCV Sermons

Connected to the Earth, Connecting to Each Other

In a sermon on the intersectionality of justice and environmental work, The Rev. Dana Worsnop introduces the UUA’s 2019 Common Read: Justice on Earth. Recorded on Feb. 17th, 2019 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, California.

Spiritual and Religious

Sermon by Rev. Dana Worsnop, recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, CA, on Feb. 10, 2019.

Poetry as a Spiritual Practice

Poets of the Ventura Unitarian Universalist Congregation share poetry and process in this service, recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura on Feb. 3, 2019. Congregational poets include Joyce Lombard, Mark Fargo, Annette Gale, Amada Irma Perez, Helen McPherson with musicians Donna Lynn Caskey “The Love Still Shows” ©℗2016 Donna Lynn Caskey Cordulia Music … Continued

Endless Possibilities

Sermon by the Rev. Dana Worsnop, recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura on Jan. 27, 2019.

The Top X? Percent

Sermon by Rev. Dana Worsnop, recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, CA, on Jan. 20, 2019.

The Possibility of Pluralism

Rev. Lora Young explores the roots of our diversity as Unitarian Universalist, the importance of dissent and how learning to live well in the midst of diverse perspectives can deepen our own experience of life.Recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura on Jan. 13, 2019.

The Perfect and the Good

Rev. Dana Worsnop speaks on the cultural meanings of the new year, and how we experience them. Recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura on Jan. 6, 2019.

Back to Junior High

Oncology chaplain and popular guest speaker, Michael Eselun will share some deeply personal reflections about junior high school, a pivotal and often painful time that leaves indelible memories for many of us. In dialogue with some of those 13-year-old’s perceptions, what might be discovered about inherent worth, dignity and compassion? Recorded on Dec. 30, 2018 … Continued

A Bluesy Christmas

Homily by Senior Minister Rev. Dana Worsnop, recorded at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura on Dec. 16, 2018.