Rev. Beth Banks

When the Moon Creates Our Beginning

Members and friends of UUCD whose cultural heritage bridges Asian and American identities will share how their heritage informs their identity. Each culture’s customs and perspectives are unique. The sanctuary will be decorated to honor the participants’ Lunar New Year celebrations.

The Wholly Holy Family

Rev. Beth Banks, Worship Leader; Juuliebells perform.  Celebrate the many forms of family: families with children and those who have no children; families with adopted and foster children; those who create family by choosing among friends; same-sex couples . . . the list is almost … read more.

The Table of Bounty & Generosity

Rev. Beth Banks & Rev. Morgan McLean, Worship Leaders; Emily Burstein, Worship Associate. 

UUCD thanksgiving festival, fashioned after Flower Communion: Bring something to create a bountiful cornucopia. Our altar has had bunches of fresh herbs, squash, melons, root vegetables, homemade bread, and so much more.  … read more.


Rev. Beth Banks & Patty Schade.  Transition from day to evening and weekend to week. Invite friends to slow down and witness beauty. Small Group Ministry groups can use the service as a special evening together. Participate or let the music flow around you. Candlelight, … read more.

Day of Remembrance

Rev. Beth Banks, Worship Leader; Cliff Ohmart, Worship Associate; Mariachi Puente, led by Hiram and Ximena Jackson. 

Please bring photos, mementos that recognize the unique character––including interests, little quirks, and gifts––to honor those we love who have died. Children and youth remain 30 minutes to … read more.