Previous worship services are archived below.

Christmas Eve Service and Festivities

Join your OCUUC family for Christmas Eve at Orange Coast UU Church. We’ll start at 6pm with a Social Hour in the Victoria Room and activities for children in the FUUn Room.   The multigenerational Worship Service will begin at 7pm in Daniels Hall.  Children will be with their families for the Worship Service, there will…

Hanukkah Party

Food and fun for all ages! The meal will be potluck, with latkes provided. $5 donation; kids under 12 free. Sign up at the Activities table or by email (including what you plan to bring) to

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Come celebrate the spirit of Thanksgiving with Rev. Sian and the Orange Coast Choir at the Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Sunday November 18 at 7:00 p.m. at the Mesa Verde United Methodist Church, just up the street from OCUUC. It’s free and open to the public.   You will hear from several ministers and choirs from…

Worship Service: Music Sunday “Listen to the Voices”

Enjoy a biannual musical meditation service. Instead of readings and a sermon, we will experience music sung by the choir and the congregation, creating a quiet and safe space for deep contemplation. This year, to honor Halloween, Dia de los Muertos, and Samhain, we will be singing songs about our ancestors and others who’ve come…

Worship Service: Refugees

Many of our ancestors came to this country seeking a better life. Some fleeing persecution, even. That desire exists still today, but so does fear around outsiders. How can we combat xenophobia in our communities? Rev. Sian

Worship Service: John Murray Day

On this day we celebrate one of our most famous Unitarian Universalists, John Murray. His vision of Universalism changed Christianity. Come here how his vision and message can inform us today. Rev. Sian

Worship Service: Envisioning a Safer World

How do we make the world safer for everyone in it while balancing civil liberties? Come learn how we, as a community, can create a safe place, both physically and spiritually. Please note that we will be talking about difficult topics today and there will be a fire drill at the end of the service.…

Worship Service: In the Beginning was the Word

This is the first worship I will lead during my two-year internship with you, and I am excited to tell you a little more about myself, my calling, and my theology. Rica Kaufel, Intern Minister