This 420 take a moment of silence for all the people who have had lost their freedom because of non-violent drug charges.
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Reading One Logos by Mary Oliver Why worry about the loaves and fishes? If you say the right words, the wine expands. If you say them with love and the felt ferocity of that love and the f
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A New Time An Easter Sermon by the Rev. Dawn Cooley Delivered April 20, 2014 at First Unitarian Church, Louisville, KY I spoke extemporaneously today at First Unitarian, so I don’t have any manuscript
Video will be posted (here) Opening words (here) Reading (here) Sermon text: It is Easter again. The holiday rolls around like clockwork at around the same time each year. That is a good thing. We nee
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LOVE IS AS STRONG AS DEATH An Easter Meditation James Ishmael Ford Text Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the co
This Easter sermon was preached on 4/20/14 at the UU Fellowship in Huntington, NY. Easter can be a challenging holiday for some religious progressives. We recognize the horrors perpetrated against Jew
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I’m not feeling Easter-y this year. I’m tired, generally grumpy, and I seem uninterested in many things that I used to be passionate about. I’m not feeling depressed as much as exhausted. It’s been
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The Cambridge University Botanic Garden in blossom Readings: Mark 16:1-8 [The Shorter Ending of Mark] From Cliff Reed's book, "Unitarian. What's That?" - Do Unitarians Celebrate Easter? From "Jesus Th
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It functions as a creative principle by making way for free interaction and innovation in the spirit of community. Thus the church may remain open to influence from its members, from outside the churc
Maybe this is what Spring feels like: a sadness in the heart. Steady summer is not here yet. The skies turn from grey to blue and back on a dime. There is no easy release from Winter. There is no clea
Easter Homily April 20, 2013 We know the story well enough by now, don’t we? Two days after their teacher, their friend, their brother, had been killed The women closest to him went to prepare his bod
At the beginning of my intentional journey into emptiness, I wrote in my journal: So much of life’s activities seem to be preparation for something else, a kind of infrastructure. We need to fix the b
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A LITTLE EASTER MESSAGE OF HOPE Written to the young people of the Universalist Church by Dr Charles Hall Leonard, Dean Emeritus of Crane Theological School, Tufts College Mass. An Easter Message — th
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Back in 2012, I posted an easy bubble juice recipe for making soap bubbles 9-12″ in diameter. Here’s a better easy bubble juice recipe, which uses easily obtainable ingredients, and features a superio
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Yes, I'm a product of the '80s. The music especially keeps bubbling up. *If, in a body prayer to the four directions, the instructions include "Now face west", I will be transported to REM's "Stand."
While watching an interview of John Shelby Spong on Youtube, I heard him articulate an area of tension that I’ve experienced in my own life. It occurred when Allan Gregg inquired: […]
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