In a format similar to the NPR program,This I Believe, Sunday Service speakers will relate through stories and other accounts personal, core beliefs that guide their daily lives. The following are our August speakers:
August 5: “Islam”
By Sid Shahid
Mr. Sid Shahid, Vice-President of the Islamic Center of Peoria and friend to WVUU Church, will join our congregation to share beliefs of the Islamic religion.
August 12: “Aging Joyfully”
By Jo Cleland
Worshippers at WVUU Church know Jo Cleland as the talented musician who shares her talents with us on Sundays. But on this Sunday Jo will step to the podium and give her thoughts on aging joyfully.
August 19: To be named
August 26: “True Confessions of a Spiritual Seeker”
By Kellye Perkins
Kellye will share through music and story her search for God and her discovery of spirituality. Highlights will include the 1960’s Jim Crow laws and race riots, the 1970’s Jesus Movement, counseling for marriage with the 82nd Airborne Military Chaplaincy, and meanderings through various denominations. She will share how she ended up a UU and what it means to her.