Melissa Bishop and Rev. Jann Halloran invite us to redefine love in a way that moves us from a superficial understanding to one that entreats us to walk through discomfort and pain order to deeply hear and create relationships that humanize all of us bringing … read more.
Our First Principle is probably the most beloved by Unitarian Universalists, but detecting the ideal of inherent worth and dignity in day-to-day life can be elusive. Rev. Jann Halloran will explore Anne Lamott’s new book, Almost Everything, Notes on Hope, as a way to remind … read more.
Every year at the onset of the holiday season, we explore the reality of the holiday blues, especially for those who are grieving or suffering from any form of illness, including mental illnesses. Our hope is to acknowledge the challenges and to build support and … read more.
Join Prairie members Andrew Paschetto and Melissa Bishop in a service about how to deal with fear and hatred, when it is unleashed in civil discourse. How do we get past seeing people as “others”?
Prairie’s Caring Circle does an amazing job of reaching out to people when they are going through a crisis or celebrating a joy. We create our caring community intentionally, and, in this service, the Rev. Jann Halloran speaks about how to continue to grow … read more.
We cannot seem to help creating and living within our tribes, and these tribes are what often divide us from one another. How can we learn to know when we are in our tribe and othering others, Rev. Jann Halloran asks? If we can’t learn … read more.
Learning to tell our stories is the anecdote to tackling racism in our lives and in our culture. The Rev. Jann Halloran will tell her story of confronting racism and the personal growth she has experienced from the work. Dave Lukaszewski and Jenny Rodman will … read more.
Attend our shortened service, led by Melissa Bishop followed by Prairie’s third Service Sunday when we will put our faith into action, traveling to a laundromat to join our partners at Aurora Warms the Night for a homeless laundry outreach. We will be there … read more.