Let’s Start at the Very Beginning – July 10, 2022 – Lindsay Dunckel

Let’s Start at the Very Beginning
Unitarian Universalist Community of the Mountains
July 10, 2022
Lindsay Dunckel

The first principle might just be the bedrock of UUism; it calls us to accept, way deep down, the inherent worth and dignity of every person. What does this look like when we put it into action? And how would people change if they knew we thought this of them? Join in while we explore this in story and song and. . . real life. 

Greeting Lindsay Dunckel

The Eight Principles Song  

Land Acknowledgement Corrie Silva 

Welcome Lindsay Dunckel 

Story, Part 1 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch Story by Eileen Spinelli, Pictures by Paul Yalowitz    

Lighting of the Chalice Reine Thibeault 

Story, Part 2 

Opening Words We Will Only Rise by JeKaren Olaoya, read by Gwen Eymann 

Song Everybody In by Peter Mayer 

Story, Part 3 

Joys & Sorrows 

Music Snowy by Toby Fox, Jamie Thomas-Rose, piano 

Story, Part 4 

Music Harmonica Tunes, Andy Dooley-Miller 


Offertory Jamie Thomas-Rose, piano 


Story, Part 5 

Music Harmonica Blues, Andy Dooley-Miller 

Story, Part 6 

Music Harmonica Tunes, Andy Dooley-Miller 

Song Everybody In by Peter Mayer 

Closing Words Lindsay Dunckel   

Community Benediction / Extinguishing of the Chalice  

                   Carry the flame of peace and love until we meet again.  

Music for Going Forth