The Superpower of a Tender Heart – February 19, 2023

The Superpower of a Tender Heart
Unitarian Universalist Community of the Mountains
February 19, 2023
Lindsay Dunckel

Have you ever had your heart break open in response to something you read or saw? A tender heart would seem a fragile thing, but what if it’s really a superpower? Join us as we consider how the tenderness of our hearts can make the world a better place.


Land Acknowledgement read by Ramon & Mags Matthews

Song for Gathering Love Will Guide Us #131 

Lighting of the Chalice You Are Beloved and You Are Welcome Here, by Rev. Joan Javier-Duval, read by The Love League   

Opening Words Lindsay Dunckel  

Story Red Bubble Letters, by Misha Sanders, read by Tracy Pepper 

Prayer Psalm 23 for This Moment, by Rev. Kevin Tarsa, read by Lindsay Dunckel 

Song Open My Heart #1013  

Story We Are the Shepherds, by Erika Hewitt, read by Randy McKean 

Toss the Love 

Offering Lindsay Dunckel 

Offertory Toby Thomas-Rose 

Dedication Lindsay Dunckel 

Litany No One Is Outside the Circle of Love, by Susan Frederick-Gray & Erika Hewitt 

Thank you 

Closing Song Love Will Guide Us #131  

Closing Words May You Fall Madly in Love by Rachelle Lamb, read by Lindsay Dunckel 

Community Benediction / Extinguishing of the Chalice