Rev. Chris J. Antal

The Gratitude Trap

How too much focus on gratitude stunts our growth. This service will be followed by an information session where newcomers can meet the minister and learn about Unitarian Universalism.

Death and Diversity

Our mortality is one common denominator that unites humanity, yet the diversity of views we hold about the meaning of death and what, if anything, comes after, is far-ranging. In this service, Rev. Antal will invite the congregation to explore this diversity together, and perhaps discover some unity along the way.

18 Years

On Oct. 2, a diverse group of people converged on the White House united in their demand to end the U.S. war in Afghanistan. Rev. Antal was among them. In this service, he will share some reflections on the experience, facilitate a respectful dialogue to elicit the perspectives of the community, and attempt to craft … Continued

Peace in Our Time

What does the current moment ask of we who have committed ourselves to peace advocacy?

Ours to Do

Can we do it? Is it ours to do? We launch the new congregational year discerning call in community. Bring water to share from places near and far for our annual water communion.

Deep Remembering

What are the stories we know and don’t know about war and what do they reveal about us?

People of the Lie

Truth can hurt. Lies help avoid the hurt, but at what cost? Using M. Scott Peck as our starting point, we will consider his definition of human evil and hope to heal it.  

Questions of Faith

Last year David Suchet interviewed me for his Questions of Faith audio series and it went live on Audible Friday March 9th. I’ll reflect on the series and my experience with him.