Category Archives: Sermons

Adlai Stevenson (The Election Sermon)

“Adlai Stevenson” (The Election Sermon) Worship Service for Second Unitarian Church of Chicago, Illinois November 5, 2017 The Rev. Jennie Ann Barrington, Interim Minister   Time for All Ages   This is a picture of my favorite famous Unitarian, Adlai Stevenson. He was born on February 5, 1900. He grew up in Illinois, in Bloomington, […]

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To Fulfill Human Potential

“To Fulfill Human Potential” Worship Service for Second Unitarian Church of Chicago, Illinois October 22, 2017 The Rev. Jennie Ann Barrington, Interim Minister   First Reading: from, Moneyball, by Michael Lewis (p. 115): “The inability to envision a certain kind of person doing a certain kind of thing because you’ve never seen someone who looks […]

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Reflections on Neighborhood

“Reflections on Neighborhood” Inaugural Sermon for Second Unitarian Church of Chicago, Illinois August 20, 2017 the Rev. Jennie Barrington, Interim Minister   First Reading: from, Grounded – Finding God in the World – A Spiritual Revolution, by Diana Butler Bass [from her chapter on, “Neighborhood,” p. 222]   “In the twentieth century, Jewish theologian Martin […]

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