Category: From Our Minister

From our Minister

We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
 ~ Joseph Campbell 

I am thrilled about the numerous exciting things coming up in the new congregational year. Many of those things … read more.

From our Minister  July/August 2022

And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.

~ F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby 

It’s … read more.

From our Minister 

There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. 

~ Louis L’Amour 

Our first year of ministry together is coming to completion. It has been quite a year, hasn’t it? And we have done some good … read more.

From our Minister  May, 2022

Your vocation in life comes from where our greatest joy meets the world’s greatest need.
~ Frederick Buechner 

I love this quote from theologian Frederick Buechner. But I don’t limit its impact to vocation. It’s a great motivation for congregational life as well. While our … read more.

From our Minister / April 2022 

Generosity is the most natural outward expression of an inner attitude of compassion and loving-kindness.

~ Dalai Lama 

April is a month where we’re never quite sure what we’re going to get. It might be sunny and 70 degrees, or it might offer a last blast … read more.

Questions for the Minister

  
For the remainder of this congregational year, Rev. Kathleen will answer a question that has been frequently asked by members of the congregation. 

“I miss the way we used to drop stones in a bowl during Milestones.
Are you going to put that back in the … read more.

From our Minister

We don’t have to be perfect, just engaged and committed to aligning values with actions.” ~ Brenè Brown 

It is so wonderful to be able to once again gather both in person and online on Sunday mornings, isn’t it? Our collective fingers … read more.

Questions for the Minister

For the remainder of this congregational year, Rev. Kathleen will answer a question that has been frequently asked by members of the congregation. 

“What do you call that scarf thing you wear on Sundays?” 

I love this question! On very special occasions you may see me wear … read more.

March Services

March Services – One Service at 10:00 AM at UUCD
and via Zoom email officemanager@uudanbury.org for Zoom link

Sunday, March 6 
Don’t Forget the Soil! Rev. Dr. Kathleen A. Rudoff 

Imagine a magical garden on the UUCD campus where flowers bloom year-round … read more.

From Our Minister / Feb. 2022


Freedom and happiness are found in the flexibility and ease with which we move through change. ~
Gautama Buddha 

Flexibility has become an absolute necessity thanks to the pandemic, and yet flexibility has also become one of the most challenging tasks of our lives! I … read more.