December Worship Services

Our Sunday Worship Services will remain online for the foreseeable future. The Music & Worship Team is actively working on a new format which we will introduce soon. In the meantime, you can access our Sunday services live at 10:30AM through Zoom. The recorded services are posted on the CUC Facebook page and YouTube page later the same day of the service.

To access our Sunday worship service, go to:

(Meeting ID: 950 5267 2835; Password: 183503)
If needed, you may also dial into the audio portion of the service only:
Call 646-876-9923 (Meeting ID: 950 5267 2835; Password: 183503)


December’s Worship Theme: “Healing”

This congregational year we will explore a different theme each month through our worship services.  Our monthly themes each represent an aspect of our theme for the entire congregational year: “Growing Toward Our Future.” December’s worship theme is “Healing.”


Sunday, December 5

Hanukkah Service: Healing Light

Location: In-Person at CUC and Zoom

The story of Hanukkah tells the miracle of light in days of darkness.  This Sunday, we will celebrate that miracle, which brings the hope of healing to a hurting world.  Special guest musician: Efrat Shapira (  Registration required to attend in person.


Tuesday, December 7, 7pm

Service of Loss and Remembrance

Location: In-Person at CUC and Zoom

As we enter into the holiday season, we will gather to remember CUC members, personal friends, or family whom we have recently lost. This service will be led by Rev. Andrée and will be supported by the Pastoral Care Team. We will create an altar of remembrance to which you are invited to contribute.  Bring a photo, and/or a memento of a loved one that you can share during the service.  All are welcome to attend. Please register to attend in person.




Sunday, December 12

The Gifts of Darkness

Location: Outdoors at CUC and Zoom

Often, light not darkness is associated with healing.  But darkness, with its calm and stillness, also offers a type of healing.  During this contemplative service, we’ll explore ways the dark can offer us healing.  Registration required to attend in person. 


Sunday,  December 19

All-Ages Winter Spiral Service

Location: In-Person at CUC and Zoom

Join us for our all-ages Winter Spiral worship service, created and hosted by the Children and Youth Religious Education Committee.  Registration required to attend in person.


Friday,  December 24, 7pm

Annual Christmas Eve Service (online only)

Location: Zoom

Invite your family and friends to join us for a long-held CUC tradition: our Christmas Eve service.  We will gather with song, story and candlelight to celebrate the joy and wonder of the holiday.  Due to escalating COVID-19 cases in our area we are only offering this service online.  See zoom link at the top of this page to access the service.


Sunday,  December 26


CUC will be closed on Sunday December 26 with no service or religious education classes giving our staff and volunteers a much needed break for the holidays!