Communal Forgiveness

In September, Rev. Barnaby reflected on how forgiveness needs to start with individuals. Now he looks at how justice requires group practices of forgiveness. Stay for a congregational conversation on zoom about new and creative ways we can make our CVUUS holiday celebrations meaningful this year.



Order of Service

Preservice slideshow: Chuck Miller

Bell: Recognition of Abenaki Land   Julia Chant

Prelude: Chuck Miller & Lucy Tenenbaum

Call to Worship/ Pathways to Connection/ Chalice Lighting: Wren Colwell, Worship Associate

Honoring Children in Song: Let Us Open Our Eyes

Time for All Ages: Poppy Rees

Offering: Today’s offering will be shared with Vermont Foodbank. Contributions can be made at

Milestones & Passages: Rev. Barnaby Feder. Future ones can be shared at

Prayer & Meditation 

Music: De Colores  CVUUS Choir, Lucy Tenenbaum, dir.

Reading: Wren Colwell

Sermon:  Communal Forgiveness   Rev. Barnaby

Music Interlude: Chuck Miller

Benediction: Rev. Barnaby

Postlude: Chuck Miller & Lucy Tenenbaum

Thanks to our “Stream Team” Richard Hopkins and Rich Wolfson, Eric Maier for music production and Lucy Tenenbaum for leading zoom coffee hour and compiling images.