The morning service begins with the lighting of the chalice - the unique symbol of Unitarianism - and includes a unison affirmation which is about New Unity's purpose for being. Later, members of the congregation are invited to light candles of joy and sorrow, sharing with words or in silence.
A collection is taken for charities supported by Unity - a list of some of these may be found here.
While our Sunday services vary from time to time, a typical Sunday morning order of service at New Unity Unitarian Congregation will generally be structured like this.
Our theme for May is 'Need and Desire'
Newington Green 11:00am
Conducted by Rev. Andy Pakula unless otherwise indicated
From time to time, members and friends lead Sunday services. The text of some of their sermons can be found here.