Posts by Susan Worst

Posts by Susan Worst

Worship During the Pandemic

Welcome! During the coronavirus pandemic, UniLu is offering: a one-hour all-ages virtual Service of Holy Communion at 10:30 am on Sunday mornings a one-hour hybrid (in-person and virtual) Service of Holy Communion at 4:30 pm on Sunday, August 1 To connect online, we will use Zoom, a video conferencing platform that allows participants to see and/or hear each other via the…

In Memory of David Beyer

The UniLu community gives thanks for the life of David N. Beyer, a longtime member and the church’s organist and music director from 1968 to 1991. He died on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at the age of 90. David was born in Bennington, Vermont on October 14, 1930 to Hazel Scott Beyer and the Rev. Richard Beyer, a minister in the United Church of Christ. He began playing…

Hybrid Sunday Afternoon Services in July 2021

Join us on Sunday, July 11 or Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 4:30 pm for a 45-minute in-person worship service in the UniLu Sanctuary.  Or, join the service remotely via Zoom. The service will feature music, prayers, Holy Communion, and the singing of hymns. Download or print the bulletin for the July 25, 2021 service (PDF). For those attending in person In accordance with CDC…

In Memory of Gisela Krause

We give thanks for the life of our beloved longtime member Gisela Krause, who died on June 11, 2021 at the age of 93. Gisela Krause was a classical musician who earned her diploma at the Hocheschule für Musik in Freiburg, Germany, and received her master’s degree from the New England Conservatory of Music.  She performed regularly on harpsichord, recorder, and piano…

New Thursday Bible Study: Reading the Psalms

Join us for our new Thursday study group, Reading the Psalms: Songs of Praise, Prayer, and Epic Frustration. We will look at one Psalm each week. New members can join at any time. All are welcome! Join Zoom meeting by computer or smartphone: https://zoom.us/j/91678470011?pwd=aXJKd2ltRFI3YkFtaTlpcFM5RHlRQT09 Meeting ID: 916 7847 0011 Passcode: 531482 One tap mobile…

Connecting During COVID-19

Let’s stay connected even while we’re social distancing!  Click the links for instructions on joining the conversation using Zoom software on your computer, the Zoom Cloud mobile app, or from your telephone. Wednesdays Wednesdays at 7:30 pm: Anti-Racism Task Force Thursdays Thursdays at 7:30 pm: Join the Rev. Gracious Moyo for Reading the Psalms: Songs of…

Outdoor In-Person Worship for June 2021

Are you missing the opportunity to worship in person? Join us on the first and third Sundays of June at 4:30 pm for a small, physically distanced Service of Holy Communion on the UniLu front lawn . For the safety of all, we will cap attendance at 20 people (including worship leaders) and practice physical distancing. Mask-wearing will be optional. The service will include…

UniLu to Renovate HVAC System

At a congregational meeting on Sunday, April 25, 2021, the University Lutheran Church congregation voted to move forward with renovating the HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system for the lower level of 66 Winthrop Street, which is necessary to allow the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter to reopen safely. The Harvard Square Homeless Shelter Corporation…

Congregational Meeting: April 25, 2021 at 7 pm

The University Lutheran Church Council invites you to a special meeting of the congregation on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 7 pm. The intention of this meeting is to act on the Council’s recommendation to accept a proposal from TG Gallagher for restoring and updating the HVAC system on the lower…