Everyday Animism

Ursa Sylvest (they/them pronouns) is a member of the UU Congregation of Frederick, MD, a Candidate for UUCF Trustee at Large, Candidate for the UUA Commissioned Lay Minister program, and Board member of the Frederick Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans.

Ursa was first introduced to the idea of polytheism as a child in Iwakuni, Japan, where they would frequently participate in local Shinto and Buddhist rituals. Ursa has been a practicing Heathen (Germanic Pagan) since 2010, and is an Elder and Founding Member of Elk Ridge Kindred, an inclusive Heathen group based out of Frederick, MD. Ursa is also a member of the Potomac Seidr Guild, which teaches and practices a type of pre-Christian divinatory Scandinavian magic. Ursa lives in Northern Virginia, near the Blue Ridge Mountains with their husband Liam. Embracing our hybrid technology, Ursa will join us in the sanctuary via Zoom and co-lead worship with A2U2 members!

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This will be a single indoor service at 10 AM.

Masks are now optional, but encouraged.

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