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AIDSWalk and HIV awareness presentation

Join us Wednesday, September 9th at 7PM as Nashville Cares comes to FUUN!

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FUUN Blog (Site / Info)

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The In-Between Years

I’m not sure exactly when it happened, but it happened. Was it sometime this summer? Or did it happen before then, maybe last fall? Did it happen in a sudden flash, like the Big Bang, marked by some k

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Christine Organ (Site / Info)

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Water Communion service kicks of fall season, while the Church will be closed on Labor Day.

  Church will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7, for Labor Day. On Sunday, Sept. 13, at 10:30 a.m. all are welcome to join a joyful, fun-filled welcoming celebration to kick off the new church year at the

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Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson (Site / Info)

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Opportunity to Suggest a new Congregational Study Action Issue

From the UUA The deadline for nominating an issue as the congregational study action issue (CSAI) that Unitarian Universalists will consider between 2016 and 2020 is October 1, 2015. For information o

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FUUN Blog (Site / Info)

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Media roundup: Ten years after Katrina, UUs still helping

A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources.

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UU World Editors’ Blog (Site / Info)

Conversing About Verse: Beacon Press and Poetry

Q&A with Helene Atwan Photo credit: Bob Kosturko What has been Beacon’s relationship with poetry? For the past decade or more, Beacon’s poetry program, such as it was, focused largely on two key poets

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Beacon Broadside (Site / Info)

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night work

I woke up in the middle of the night thinking about boxes, and so in the wood shop, I made some. Black Elk talked about how one's dreams energize one's life, and that by acting out what we dream, powe

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Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Top Seven for YaYA of Color

Great resources to better support Unitarian Universalist (UU) youth and young adults of color Whether you are a religious educator, youth advisor, minister, parent, mentor, community member, chaplain,

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Blue Boat of Youth and Young Adult Ministries (Site / Info)

Resources faith UUA youth Spirit Young Adults identity Mosaic best practices Youth and Young Adults of Color

Labor Day Celebration on Woodstock Square Notes Deep Connection to Origins of the Holiday

The public is invited to a Labor Day Celebration on historic Woodstock Square. A panel of historians will be speaking on the link between Woodstock and the origin of the Labor Day holiday in the Squar

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Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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God help us if she moves to the DMV

Jonathan Adler mines the Scalia archive to find his analagous explanation for why Kim Davis should either do her job or quit it. (Scalia and his cohort don't mind quietly revising their opinions after

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fortboise.org (Site / Info)

Religious Accommodations for Beards in Prison

KULPMONT, Penn — An on-again, off-again inmate in Pennsylvania’s correctional system has filed a federal lawsuit alleging his religious beliefs were violated when he was required to shave his beard. R

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The Wild Hunt | A modern Pagan perspective. (Site / Info)

Religion Asatru beards Dr. Karl E. H. Seigfried Heathen Kari Tauring

Old polls favor old pols

Carly Fiorina complaining about unfair rules seems a little precious, but CNN announced a change in its qualification rules for its Sept. 16 debate, because of a paucity of polling. We won't know for

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fortboise.org (Site / Info)

The power of banners

Unitarian Universalist congregations are discovering the power of banners. They have been putting up banners on the outside (some on the inside) of the buildings proclaiming that "Black Lives Matter".

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thelivelytradition (Site / Info)

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Eternity Flows Through

When someone speaks of ‘the shadow’ or ‘shadow work’ these days they often implicitly refer to the ideas of Carl Jung, but to me the Shadow and shadow work are a bit different. Shadow for me reaches d

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Nature’s Path (Site / Info)

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September 2–Culture and Tradition: Explosions!

My spiritual journey looks like an explosion!   This is not entirely metaphorical for me.  My first understanding of G_d was when I was 7 or 8 years old and the engine to our family car exploded.  My

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Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

Culture & Tradition UU 7th Principle

The Finale—MacArthur Forces Humiliating Formal Surrender on Japan

One day after six years of war in Europe began the even longer war in Asia and the Pacific officially drew to a close on September 2, 1945, seventy years ago today.   On that day General Douglas MacAr

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Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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Peach Blossom Spring

“Peach Blossom Spring,” or “Peach Blossom Fountain,” is a well-known Chinese story by T’ao Yuan-ming, whose literary name was T’ao the Hermit (or recluse). I put part of this story on an earlier blog

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Meditations Chinese mythology T'ao Yuan-ming

A Spirituality for Non Believers: Pointers on the Way

The Summer Day Who made the world? Who made the swan, and the black bear? Who made the grasshopper? This grasshopper, I mean- the one who has flung herself out of the grass, the one who is eating suga

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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The future that was: Miss Earth 1952

Via Miss Earth contest, 1952 Thanks to Mark..

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it's all one thing (Site / Info)

the future that was

Another Two Preaching Engagements

I am delighted two more preaching engagements. On October 18 I will be preaching at the Unitarian Church in Fall River, MA. And on October 25 I will be preaching at Bell Street Chapel in Providence, R

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Colin Bossen: Writer, Preacher, Organizer (Site / Info)

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