The Iowa Sisterhood

This Mothers’ Day, we celebrate the women who moved Unitarian Universalism into the West and reignited women’s rights movements. Gail Johnson Vaughan stepped in as worship associate.

Greeting Gail Johnson Vaughan

Land Acknowledgement read by Gail Johnson Vaughan

Song for Gathering Hymn #357, Bright Morning Stars 

Welcome Rev. Janet Onnie  

Lighting of the Chalice Mother’s Day Chalice Lighting by Claudeane (Deane) Oliva, 
read by Gail Johnson Vaughan  

Wisdom for All Ages The Bread & Roses Strike, Rev. Janet Onnie 

Joys & Sorrows Carol Richey, Lay Pastoral Care Team 

Prayer & Meditation  Rev. Janet Onnie 

Reading by Becky Brooks, read by Rev. Janet Onnie 

Sermon The Iowa Sisterhood by Rev. Janet Onnie 

Offering Gail Johnson Vaughan 

Offertory Toby Thomas-Rose 

Dedication Tracy Pepper 

Closing Song Hymn #109, As We Come Marching, Marching 

Closing Words Gail Johnson Vaughan  

Community Benediction / Extinguishing of the Chalice
Carry the flame of peace and love until we meet again.