Author Archives: Sue Browning

It’s Not OK

 

Service at Temple B’Nai Israel August 11, 2019 in Response to Recent Shootings

 

Message by Rev. Sue Browning, Chairperson, Talbot Association of Clergy and Laity, and Minister of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowships in Easton and Chestertown.

 

Communities have power when they gather. When we gather for … read more.

Promise and Possibility

When have you taken the risk of making a commitment? What possibilities opened for you through commitment? At this service with Rev. Sue Browning will look at the rituals of promise and the hope made possible in such acts.

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When Hard Lines Fade

Of late, the term, “Stay in your lane” is heard often. It translates roughly to “You do your job, I’ll do mine.”  At this service with Rev. Sue Browning we’ll consider when this is helpful guidance, when it’s not, and reflect on what helps us … read more.

About the Transition to Fall

Greetings to all of you with ties to the congregation, and to those of you checking us out!

As we begin our church year and the return to our rhythms of fall, I find myself the reluctant to let summer go. Of late, I’ve been wondering … read more.

Finding What Excites You

(Sermon by Rev. Sue Browning, February 25, 2018)

Let’s start with a few scenarios on excitement. I want you to picture a big string across the front of the sanctuary. ‘Excites Me’ at one end and  ‘Nightmare – Are You Kidding Me?’ at the other end.

Imagine … read more.

The Meaning of Sacrifice

(A note on this sermon: I preached an earlier version of this sermon at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Easton on February 11. In light of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, I modified the sermon before offering it at the UUs of the Chester … read more.

March For Our Lives

Opportunities to Participate in March For Our Lives with Other UUs

 

Saturday, March 24, 2018

On Saturday, March 24, there will be a national mobilization to end gun violence and school shootings led by the students from Parkland, FL. March For Our Lives events will take place at locations across … read more.

Here We Have Gathered

Sermon by Rev. Sue Browning, March 11, 2018

(Stewardship Sermon for 2018-19)

This congregation was founded in 1960. It is 58 years old. I’m in my fifth year serving this congregation and if someone updates the written history of the congregation I’ll get a mention, as will … read more.