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Dickinson, N.D., to Big Timber, Mont.

The wind storm from yesterday continued unabated. The National Weather Service warned of sustained winds of twenty to thirty miles per hour, and gusts up to sixty miles per hour. It was an unpleasant

5 hours ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

That Troublesome Minx Eris is Discovered

It was on this day in 2005 that Eris was discovered by a Palomar Observatory team led by Mike Brown. At first it appeared to be larger than Pluto (turns out that it has greater mass, but Pluto has a s

6 hours ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Changing Lanes Without Signaling

Ta-Nehisi Coates’ new book, Between the World and Me, is a powerfully devastating window into the experience of living in a black body in America, a body that is constantly vulnerable to assault, to c

8 hours ago

Finding Our Way Home (Site / Info)

spirituality racism indigenous #blacklivesmatter sandra bland Awake to Each Other Mab Segrest Ta-Nehisi Coates Whiteness

A fee to see the MFC?

So, I’ve heard through the grapevine that ministerial candidates are being charged $250 to see the Ministerial Fellowship Committee of the Unitarian Universalist Association. Said grapevine is not hap

10 hours ago

Boy in the Bands (Site / Info)

Unitarian Universalist Association ministerial formation

Gerard Manley Hopkins: Remembering a Poet on His Birthday

Jesuit, priest, and by my lights most importantly, poet Gerard Manley Hopkins was born in Stratford, Essex, in Great Britain, on this day in 1844. And if you have forty minutes…

15 hours ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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littleredspaces: theperksofbeingdisabled: Vintage on...

littleredspaces: theperksofbeingdisabled: Vintage on disability rights. Don’t let the black and white trick you. The Capitol Crawl was in 1990. This is not ancient history.

16 hours ago

RevSean (Site / Info)

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RevSean (Site / Info)

Punishment

Sandra Bland died in police custody, and now there is video available for all to see of her encounter with the trooper who, after pulling her over, asks her to put out her cigarette.  She declines, an

18 hours ago

UU Collective (Site / Info)

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Alexandria, Minn., to Dickinson, N.D.

At night, I dreamed a great many dreams, but when I was finally awake I remembered none of them; all I remembered was pieces of them: someone needing a pad of paper; children being cared for while the

20 hours ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

BLACK LIVES MATTER

“BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the 2015 General Assembly recognizes that the fight for civil rights and equality is as real today as it was decades ago and urges member congregations to take initiative

21 hours ago

UU Collective (Site / Info)

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UUism as an ethnic religion

I heard Mark Morrison-Reed at Arlington Street Church this last week. His sermon was titled "The Perversity of Diversity" and one of his points was that Unitarian Universalism is more an ethnic religi

21 hours ago

thelivelytradition (Site / Info)

msdeonb: pinkcookiedimples: We come in every shade known to...

msdeonb: pinkcookiedimples: We come in every shade known to man. Look at the range. The glory!!!!!!

22 hours ago

RevSean (Site / Info)

zabuzasword: there are too many pictures of mermaids in sexy...

zabuzasword: there are too many pictures of mermaids in sexy poses and not enough of them drowning and eating men. whats up with that?

22 hours ago

RevSean (Site / Info)

When Terror, Not Just Fear, Is All You Can Feel (Theology in the Aftermath of the Death of Sandra Bland)

Last night I caught my 7 year old tearing up in the bathtub. Asked her what's wrong, she said nothing. Closed the door and asked again + — brittany (@bdoulaoblongata) July 22, 2015 She went on to conf

1 day ago

East Of Midnight (Site / Info)

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RevSean (Site / Info)

the Male Body is the Site of Winning and Losing

In the airport waiting area, a hundred people watch CNN on Sunday afternoon. The story was a breathless expose of what the reporter called "trophy culture." There are youth soccer leagues where every

1 day ago

thelivelytradition (Site / Info)

A Wild Hare

It was on this day in 1940 that Bugs Bunny made is debut in the cartoon short, A Wild Hare. The world hasn’t been the same since… Merrie Melodies – A Wild Hare (1940) by Cartoonzof2006

1 day ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Black Wolf, Wis., to Alexandria, Minn.

I said my good-byes in Black Wolf, took one last look at the antenna I helped Ed put up over the past two days, and started driving west. After about an hour and a half of driving, I was ready for a b

2 days ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

Interlude: Getting Swole

Click this link to read the previous entry. Click this link to jump ahead to the next post in the series. Before we move along to the next post in the series, here are a few shots of me working out at

2 days ago

RevThom (Site / Info)

"My Butt Is Bigger" or, The Taboo of Embodiment

Click this link to read the previous entry. Click this link to jump ahead to the next post in the series. A group of us were standing around at the “Crossfit Prom” – an inter-gym social event that mea

2 days ago

RevThom (Site / Info)