What would you be willing to suffer or to give up, in order to live in paradise? Some people are willing to have others suffer so that they can live in paradise. Others give up wealth and power to help others. Each of us may have to make that choice in our lives.

Throwing the First Stone

Rev. Sian addresses the issues around the continuing conflict between Israel and Palestine from a historic perspective and the admonition of casting the first stone being left to those without any sins. This was a sermon requested by the winner from the Fall OCUUC Auction.

Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Guest speaker Ben Hubbard, Professor of Religious Studies, Cal State Fullerton, discusses the increasing extremes of the political spectrum and the shrinking middle ground where real progress has been made in the past.


Where do you get your inspiration from? Is it something that comes from inside of you or outside of you? Rev. Sian explores the theology of inspiration and perhaps will inspire you!