CONVO participants at UUA Headquarters
The Worship Leaders for the Sunday Service:
Service Leader and Musician: Rev. Barbara Coeyman
Sermon Contest Preacher: Rev. Richard Gilbert
Song Leader: Joyce Gilbert
Eleven sermons were submitted in the Sermon Contest on the theme of "Unitarian Universalist
History as a Source of Religious Meaning Today." These sermons had been delivered or are
scheduled for delivery by 2011. The winning sermon was “Soft Seats and No Hell” by Rev.
Richard Gilbert, first preached at First Universalist Church, Rochester, NY, October 18, 2009.
Soft Seats and No Hell • Rev. Richard Gilbert