What are the obligations of a CUUPS leader? How do they differ from the obligations of a coven or grove leader, from the obligations of a priestess or priest, or from the obligations of other lay lead
Paganism Unitarian Universalism leadership Pagan CUUPS
"Om" in Tibetan Script with Bodhi Tree leaf from Bodhgaya Mantra meditation is the bread and butter of Yoga. Through recitation of what are termed "bija" or seed syllables such as "Om" or "Hrim" (for
Looking for help from these people is not for the faint of heart. I need a win7 driver for their Venue 8 Android tablet. A direct link from android.com says "no drivers found." The "Drivers, Manuals &
Grown-up show and tell. Beethoven and Jimi Hendrix. Being "green" in the city. Click on the link above!
Activities Adult Religious Education
Ninth through 12th graders are invited to join Jessie Stein and Chris Martin for class on May 4 and 11. Come at 11 a.m. for the beginning of the worship service and head out for the Youth Room after t
Activities Children’s & Youth RE
From meditating to swimming on rooftops, we're having some serious FUUN in May! Click on the title above for more info!
Activities Children’s & Youth RE Youth Group
The first three Wednesdays of June, July, and August will be book club nights. The fourth Wednesdays will be game nights. Click on the title above to find out what three great books we'll be reading!
Activities Adult Religious Education
In a journey of religious transformation, the first step is never a wrong step. It may be uninformed or misguided or unfortunate or even ridiculous. But it is never wrong. The step after the first ste
Photo by Luca Galuzzi - www.galuzzi.it I agree that overall awareness and empathy for those with differing abilities has increased somewhat over the last 50 years. Steps such as closed captioning at m
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Events General Assembly GA GA2014
Challenger Russ Fulcher wants to get as much airtime as he can, and of course he wants to debate the incumbent every chance he can get, and of course "Butch" don't see it that way. Dan Popkey's accoun
The passage of the study action initiative on reproductive justice a couple of years back by the General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) — of which we are an associate organiz
A young writer discovers the power and spiritual significance humans have always applied to stones.
Religion spirituality A History of Religion in 5 ½ Objects S. Brent Plate A History of Religion in 5 1/2 Objects Comparative Religion History of Religion
Just as we love Sean Hannity's notion that he can compete with Jon Stewart in the newsfotainment realm, is there any such thing as "bad publicity" for Nevada's most famous welfare rancher? The Idaho S
Ok, maybe we’re tied with the Church of the Larger Fellowship; their community is, well, larger, and they’ve been doing this longer. We still think you all are great, and we are proud that we can help
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6 crocheted balls in a wooden box. My sister had told me earlier in the week that her 6th grade students in public school were incredibly mean to each other. She said that they are constantly bickeri
We are all woven into a complex web of social interconnection. That web is not morally neutral, but a system of interlocking oppressions and privileges, domination and subordination, expl
In our multi-cultural, increasingly secular world, when (if ever) is it appropriate to mix, blend, re-think, re-imagine or adopt a religious tradition other than one’s own?? I’m an agnostic Unitarian
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I’ve told this story many times since November 3, 1990–and I’m sure I will tell it again and often. It is the story of my wedding day–the day when I gathered all who loved me and my soon-to-be husband
a "best art" award is not a "best person" award: on Vox Day and the Hugo, and Elia Kazan and the Oscar
The more repressive leftists of science fiction fandom are upset because Vox Day has a story on this year's Hugo Award ballot and are proudly announcing they will not read it and will vote against it.
censorship / free speech Eliz Kazan Vox Day