Sunday, December 12 ~ The Wisdom of Water Striders ~10:30 a.m.

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The Wisdom of Water Striders

An Online Service with Reverend Stephen Shick


Stephen M. ShickNot long ago, I enjoyed watching water striders at the quiet edges of ponds, lakes, and streams. Those edges are frozen now. Yet, I carry the memory of these tiny fragile creatures into this season of darkness. In this season the world  has gone mad with violence and hatred, and mindless climate warming living. Sunday I’ll share the joy and hope the memory of Water Striders offers us and how that gift is reflected in wisdom and religious teachings.


~ Rev. Stephen Shick



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Rev. Stephen Shick is Minister Emeritus of the Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson. He has served our faith nationally as the founding Director of the UU Peace Network and the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee’s U.S. Programs Department.  As a parish minister he has served our congregations in Haverhill, MA, and Portland, ME.

He is author of two Skinner House books, Be the Change and Consider the Lilies.