Our Sunday Services begin at 10:00am.


Journey to Compassion


We are called to affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person. We hold that each is a unique individual, precious in his or her own right, entitled to be received by loving arms and to be guided with empathy and respect. These affirmations apply to our children as well. We take it as a duty incumbent on us all to provide love, care, and support so that our children may grow to be confident in themselves, and joined to a larger humanity that loves all life. Let us begin a deepening of that journey.

Service Schedule – March, 2017

March 5th
Stardust Communion
As Lent arrives we celebrate our annual ritual of Stardust. We share a homily of the approaching Spring Equinox and the renewal of our earth's greening. Experience the wonder of glitter instead of ashes. Rev. Mark Walz will preach the sermon.

March 12th
The Real St. Patrick
Since the arrival of the first Irish immigrants in this country, St. Patrick’s Day has been a colorful part of American life. Yet most of us know very little about this remarkable saint. Patrick’s search for faith and truth, among his "warrior children," is an inspiration for anyone who can recognize the saintly nature of a holy man. Robertus Van Der Wege will preach the sermon.

March 19th
Get Lost
Labyrinths are a spiritual practice for the body and for the mind. What does it mean to say the body is as sacred as the mind? Renée Brill will preach the sermon. Rededication of our Labyrinth and a pot luck communion lunch will follow.

March 26th
Catching Fire
The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. Albert Schweitzer reminds us that in everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. Rev. Mark Walz will preach the sermon.

Logistics of Sunday Worship: 

At about 9:30am, we begin gathering to share conversation and morning snacks (coffee, tea, juice, muffins, etc.) in the Faith building foyer. A bell is rung just before 10:00am to call everyone into the sanctuary for worship. 

We have members of all ages at UUCOC - singles, couples, and families. We encourage everyone to sit wherever they are most comfortable. For the kids, special areas have been set up to satisfy the needs of a wide variety of ages and learning styles. The front left section of seating has been designated for the teens, youth, children and parents, along with other adult mentors. Teenagers and youth, like many adults, often enjoy worship more when they can sit near their friends or peer group.


You can listen to a selection of recorded sermons by clicking here.

UUCOC proudly offers the Williams Sound Personal PATM
listening system for the convenience of those needing
hearing assistance.

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Worship Ministry member Renee Brill in the pulpit

For children who are happier listening from a more relaxed position, there is a carpet on the floor in front of the pulpit, with materials to provide a multiple-sensory experience (for example, crayons and coloring pages related to the service topic). 

We understand that very young children may have trouble containing their exuberance and movement for an hour, and their parents can enjoy the service more if they're not worrying about their children. A fully equipped nursery is available in the Hope Building and regular staffing is available on most Sundays. When available, the nursery will be open for check-in between 9:45am and 10:00am, and will be staffed until the worship service concludes. 

Feel free to call to check that the nursery is staffed on any particular Sunday. If staff is not available, parents are still welcome to use the nursery, and listen to the service via the wall speaker.



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Dallas, Texas 75233
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