Dr. Celene Lillie

Spring Equinox Celebration on the Labyrinth

The Spring Equinox will be celebrated on the beautiful, candlelit labyrinth at First United Methodist Church of Boulder on Wednesday, March 18, from 6:30-8:30 pm.   The Spring Equinox marks the beginning of spring, and is the midpoint between the winter and summer solstices. Join us for an evening of celebration and introspection.   Rev. […]

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Blue Christmas Service on the Labyrinth

The holiday season can be difficult. During a season when we’re all expected to be merry and bright, the very real grief, loneliness, and disappointments in our everyday lives do not magically disappear. Join us for this service where you can come as you are, and let the peaceful energy and candlelight of the labyrinth […]

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Winter Solstice Celebration on the Labyrinth

The Winter Solstice will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, 12/18, at 6:30 pm. The Winter Solstice marks the shortest day (and the longest night) of the year. Come embrace the return of the light with this deeply spiritual, candlelight celebration of the solar new year.   […]

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Fall Equinox Celebration on the Labyrinth

A Fall Equinox service will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, September 25, from 6:30-8:30 pm.   The Fall Equinox is one of two times in the earth’s annual journey around the sun when day and night are equal in length (the other is the Spring Equinox). […]

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TIR Hal Taussig Returns 8/18-9/1: Jesus Sings the Odes of Solomon

Dr. Hal Taussig, Professor Emeritus of New Testament at Union Theological Seminary, will once again be with us as a Theologian-in-Residence (TIR) on two upcoming Sundays: 8/18 and 9/1. On both mornings, Hal will lead Forum at 9:00 AM, and preach during our 10:30 AM service. Hal’s topic, building off of our summer Voices of […]

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Summer Solstice Celebration on the Labyrinth

A Summer Solstice service will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church of Boulder on Wednesday, June 19, at 6:30 pm.   Rev. Barbara Middleton and Dr. Celene Lillie will open the event, and sound artists Joy Sylvia and Michael Heartsong of Heartsong Way will provide mystical sounds including didgeridoos, […]

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6/19, 6:30 PM: Summer Solstice Service on the Labyrinth

A Summer Solstice service will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church of Boulder on Wednesday, June 19, at 6:30 pm.   Rev. Barbara Middleton and Dr. Celene Lillie will open the event, and sound artists Joy Sylvia and Michael Heartsong of Heartsong Way will provide mystical sounds including didgeridoos, […]

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Zoom Conversation with Bishop Karen Oliveto:
Take Part Here at Church

Bishop Karen Oliveto (pictured preaching at FUMC in 2017) invites you to be part of a conversation via Zoom, an online meeting platform, on Easter Monday, 4/22, beginning at 7 PM. We’ll discuss where the church is after the events of the special general conference, and where we can go from here. Bishop Karen writes: […]

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Good Friday Service on the Labyrinth

  Join us for a Good Friday Service on the peaceful, candlelit labyrinth. Dr. Celene Lillie, Director of Adult Education and Spiritual Formation, will lead this participatory, spiritual service based on The Thunder: Perfect Mind a 1st or 2nd century, recently-discovered Christian text. There will be time to walk the labyrinth for anyone who wishes […]

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