Sex robots, virtual reality, and other technologies promise huge benefits for individuals unhappy with their sex lives, or just curious to explore. Rev. Barnaby reflected on how pursuit of breakthroughs in individual sexual fulfillment could drastically redefine what it means to be human and our understanding of social obligations. But Love calls us to recognize how far beyond sexuality our need for intimacy stretches.
Stream the service at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VXaW7JAB88 OR attend via zoom clicking on https://zoom.us/my/cvuusservice. Followed by Zoom Coffee Hour.
Order of Service
Preservice slideshow: Chuck Miller with winter landscapes
Bell: Recognition of Abenaki Land Julia Chant
Prelude: Dark of Winter UUA Hymn
Welcome & Pathways to Connection: Becky Strum, Worship Associate
Call to Worship & Chalice Lighting: Becky Strum
Honoring the Children in Song: Let Us Open Our Eyes Poppy Rees
Time for All Ages: Poppy Rees, Dir. of Religious Exploration
Offering: Today’s offering will be for 350.org. Contributions can be made at https://cvuus.breezechms.com/give/online.
Milestones & Passages: Rev. Barnaby. Future ones can be shared at https://cvuus.breezechms.com/form/YellowCard
Music: Wonders Still the World Shall Witness Ronnie Romano
Sermon: The Future of Intimacy Rev. Barnaby and Becky Strum in dialogue
Music: Just as Long as I Have Breath UUA Hymn
Benediction: Rev. Barnaby
Postlude: Intimate Impressions Ronnie Romano
Thanks to our “Stream Team” Margy Young and Richard Hopkins and for leading zoom coffee hour.