Author: Dawn Star Sarahs-Borchelt


Although we encourage everyone to participate via Zoom because personal connection is important, we are also making the materials from each week’s family faith development meeting available to families for home use!

On April 5, we learned about the differences between labyrinths and mazes, and why … read more.

Stone Soup for the Soul

In the service on March 29, 2020, Rev. Neal told the story of Stone Soup.  In the Faith Development meeting, we are reflecting on the following wondering questions:

Why didn’t the people in the village want to share at first?
How did they feel about it afterwards?
Have … read more.


A minister I used to work with used these words in every child dedication he led:

We wish for you a love of life and a life of wonder.
May you find love and peace and wisdom, and may you know yourself.

How are you, how is … read more.

Our Whole Lives

Our Whole Lives, or OWL, is a life-saving, faith-based, age-appropriate, comprehensive sexuality education program created by the Unitarian Universalist Association with the United Church of Christ. MLUC has a long and proud tradition of offering OWL classes for all ages (as well as About Your … read more.

Holiday Wish

If you’re reading this, I invite you to take a deep breath. The intensity of the holiday season can be overwhelming.  Years and years of memories of celebrations and joy and/or pain and isolation past come up as we are reminded by music, cards in … read more.

Faith in Action

When I arrived at MLUC, I was told that there was one Sunday each month for the kids called Faith in Action and the goal was for kids to participate in some of the social action projects of the church.  I struggled a little bit … read more.