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First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany


Oct. 18   “Everything I’ve ever let go of has claw marks on it.” Rev. Dr. Lynn Ashley

This comment from an unknown source serves as inspiration for reflection on the process of letting go of a deeply personal sense of self and an understanding of the meaning of God.

Music: Matt Edwards (on the organ in the sanctuary)


Find the archive of previous sermons (text and/or audio files as available) here.



See the updated Social Responsibilities Council Brochure

SRC recommends:

Capital Area Against Mass Incarceration (CAAMI) will be meeting on the second Tuesday of every month, 7 pm at the Social Justice Center.



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Oct. 16-18: UU Weekend at Silver Bay Join UUs from all over at this retreat in the Adirondacks. Register using this form.

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Monday, Aug. 24, 6:00 – 9:00 PM: Living the Seven Principles Workshop in Channing Hall. This workshop is for those who seek to integrate practical, thoughtful, and heartfelt ways of living those very values in their relationships. Read more here.


Three types of small groups: seeking truth and deeper meaning


More information on Lifespan Learning at FUUSA can be found here.