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Upcoming Sundays at NSUC

August 31, 2014

Dan Roller

"Finding a Heart at Peace" 

 

What is a heart at peace? And how do we achieve it?  My life was filled with many riches, but I was a self-righteous cynic at war with the rest of the world until I stumbled into that unexpected path that I never guessed would lead to peace, a path of bigger commitments.  I had always thought peace meant avoiding big commitments, and I never realized how much this avoidance had contributed to my dissatisfaction and to having a heart at war. I share my story in the hope that it will help others find unexpected peace in their lives.

Dan Roller is a lifelong UU who finally figured out he was a UU in 2010.   He is married to Lynn and has two daughters, Amy and Julianne.  He has been the chair of the NSUC Membership Committee for the past year. Dan is a management consultant and has recently founded a firm to help urban school districts improve educational outcomes for disadvantaged kids.  He loves to play classical guitar. 

 

 

Our Upcoming Sunday Greeters will be:

 

 

August 31: Joe small, Toni Rey

September 7: Wendy Werdan, Jim DeVou

September 14: Jim Garrity, Drew and Jodi Katti

September 21: Joe Small, Christine Farrell

September 28: Dan Roller, Toni Rey

 

 

 

After 21 years of service, our congregation said goodbye to Rev. Gary James on June 30, 2013. During the 2013-2014 church year, we welcome several visiting UU ministers, on regular rotating basis who will offer us a variety of perspectives. We will have an interim minister for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 years and a settled minister beginning August 2016. The search process for the settled minister will begin approximately January, 2015.