Speaker: Rev. Barnaby Feder

Barnaby Feder is the settled minister at CVUUS. Before becoming a minister Barnaby worked for twenty-seven years as a reporter for the New York Times. Barnaby’s wife, Michele Lowy, is an elementary school teacher. They have three children, two sons and a daughter.

More about Rev. Barnaby

What Would Martin Do?

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have turned 91 this Jan. 15 had he not been murdered in 1968. How would he want us to remember and honor him in this age of Trump? Led by Rev. Barnaby. Stay for our congregational conversation: … read more.

Fumbling in the Dark

Thoughts about when accepting each other gets in the way of spiritual growth.

Prelude           Lo How a Rose E’er Blooming         Kate Gridley, Janie Wulff

Chalice Lighting            As the Cold Wind Bites by Ben Soule

(adapt. Rev. Barnaby Feder)

As the wild wind bites, this flame warms us.
As the … read more.

Rough Weather Ahead

Rev. Barnaby looked at how our Second Principle affirming justice, equity, and compassion in human relations is challenged by climate change.


Karl Lindholm read The Great Barrier by Barbara Kingslover and Religion Rejuvenates Environmentalism by Courtney Woo


Many stayed after worship for our Radical Love … read more.

Avatar Rights & the First Principle

Rev. Barnaby reflected on the changing and expanding identities of the mythical “every person” whose worth and dignity we strive to affirm and promote.


We welcomed baby Gwendolyn Violet Santerre into our congregation.

Anne Christie offered a testimony.


Martha Fulda read Edison Invents Voice Recording and … read more.