We do not have a settled minister in our Fellowship. Instead, we bring a number of different speakers to our Sunday services who address a variety of spiritual topics. So, let us introduce you to our speakers.

Danielle Garrett speaking at a Sunday service of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Murfreesboro.Danielle Garrett

Danielle Garrett is a student at Vanderbilt Divinity School and an aspirant candidate for Unitarian Universalist ministry.

Rev. Denise Gyauch

Rev. Denise Gyauch earned the Master of Divinity Degree from Vanderbilt University.  She is the minister at the Greater Nashville Unitarian Universalist Congregation.

The Reverend Dr. Michelle Pederson speaking at a Sunday service of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Murfreesboro.Rev. Dr. Michelle Pederson

The Rev. Dr. Michelle Pederson is a community minister affiliated with Greater Nashville Unitarian Universalist Congregation (GNUUC).  She has a Master of Divinity degree from Meadville Lombard Theological School and a doctorate from Loyola University Chicago.

Rachel RogersRachel Rogers

Rachel Rogers is an aspirant for Unitarian Universalist ministry. She is a student at Meadville Lombard Theological School. Rachel is a member of First UU Church of Nashville where she is active on the worship team.

The Rabbi Rami Shapiro speaking at a Sunday service of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Murfreesboro.Rabbi Rami Shapiro

Rabbi Rami Shapiro is an award-winning author of over thirty-six books on religion and spirituality. He currently co-directs the One River Foundation and is a Contributing Editor at Spirituality and Health magazine where he writes the Roadside Assistance for the Spiritual Traveler column for the print magazine, the Spirituality & column for the digital magazine, and hosts the magazine’s bi-weekly podcast, Spirituality & Health with Rabbi Rami.

The Reverend Dr. Cynthia Stewart speaking at a Sunday service of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Murfreesboro.Rev. Dr. Cynthia Stewart

Rev. Dr. Cynthia Stewart came to Nashville to go to graduate school at Vanderbilt University. She earned a Ph.D. in religion and is a UU minister.  She teaches at a United Church of Christ Seminary and has worked as a hospital chaplain, and is a volunteer chaplain at Riverbend prison in Nashville. She works at a prison ministry helping those who are leaving incarceration.