Women’s Day Service – Ruth Patrick

CUUWA WOMEN’S DAY SERVICE March 10, 2013 Strong women.  Today, as we celebrate National Women’s Day across Canada I find myself thinking of all the strong women of the past…

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Khasi Unitarianism

“Khasi Unitarianism (India)”  a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, February 24, 2013   In one of the farthest and most remote areas of India, Unitarianism…

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Morality Without God

“Morality Without God” a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, November 25, 2012 Reading One Abraham Pleads for Sodom  Genesis, Chapter 18 Yahweh has decided to…

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Question Box Sermon

“Question Box Sermon”  Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, November 4, 2012   This presentation was build around questions asked by members.   From Colin MacPhail: Hi Brian…

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Healthy Sexuality

Introduction Welcome to a very special morning where we hope to wed what could be a controversial topic with an experiment in social media community building. The topic is Healthy…

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Engaging with the New World

“Engaging with the New World”  a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 23, 2012   Any Trekkie will be able to tell you.  When Captain…

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Healing Loneliness

a sermon by Reverend Brian J. Kiely, Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 19,2012 Some years ago I asked for advice about how to approach this topic.  One reply was particularity…

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Religion for Atheists

Religion for Atheists” a sermon based on Alain de Botton’s book of the same name.  Rev. Brian J. Kiely                    Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 9, 2012 There is something in…

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Mother Earth Strikes Back

“Mother Earth Strikes Back” – April 22, 2012 By guest speaker Martin Tweedale professor emeritus of philosophy, University of Alberta Michel de Montaigne once said: “I speak the truth not…

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100 Years Young

“100 Years Young”  -- May 4, 2012 By Susan Ruttan 1912 was a year of huge optimism in Edmonton. It was the year that Edmonton proper and the town of…

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What Will We Do with God?

Reverend Brian J. Kiely, Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 10, 2000 Message to: God.com Dear God, Well, here it is, the start of another church year and, silly me, I…

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What is Worship?

Reverend Brian J. Kiely, Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 27, 2005 This service came before a discussion of the results of a recently conducted worship survey. Instead of a full…

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