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Work, Debt and Identity

There is an interview today on The Atlantic with Allison J. Pugh, author of The Tumbleweed Society.  Pugh has written about the toll job insecurity takes on a person’s relationships and sense of ident

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Laura Lee (Site / Info)

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Newspaper Withdrawal

From newspaper worshipers and collectors, we suddenly will get only one Sunday and no dailies on our sidewalk. That is big for us and comes as we felt forced into it. Not long ago, we had three delive

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Harrumph! (Site / Info)

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The Most Accessible and Holistic Movement -- what would it take?

UU churches and congregations should devote their energies and resources to caring for the hundred of thousands, if not millions of people who hungry to participate in  social movements for radical so

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thelivelytradition (Site / Info)

cleverclover1127: Love our one source. Love our one destiny. No...

cleverclover1127: Love our one source. Love our one destiny. No one left out! #UU #uuca #UnitarianUniversalist #unitarian #universalist #StandingOnTheSideOfLove I *love* this place! @uucatl #SquareIns

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Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta (Site / Info)

Out of touch...

The following is from Sir Daniel Wilson, 1891: Whenever the early and persistent cultivation of the full use of both hands has been accomplished, the result is greater efficiency, without any correspo

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Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

May 30–Sanctuary: Building Holy Space

The world that we currently live in is filled with opportunities to build holy space. Recently, a handshake took place between a Palestinian and an Israeli leader.  Those kinds of handshakes are impos

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Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

Sanctuary UU 2nd Principle

Culture and Community: Rebirth of a Bay Area Community Staple

There are many elements of community that help to build and sustain culture. Local community culture often ebbs and flows with the change of faces around the circle and the opportunities for engagemen

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

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Memorial for Lincoln Dedicated on Decoration Day

The crowd assembles for the dedication of the Lincoln Memorial. It was Decoration Day, as it was still styled back then, the national holiday to commemorate the dead of the Civil War, traditionally ob

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

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We’re not here for you to validate us…

So, my dear Unitarian Universalist Christians, see if this sounds familiar. You let your Christian faith be known at church or fellowship or what-have-you and someone asks “how does that work?” or “ha

4 hours ago

Boy in the Bands (Site / Info)

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Radical

“Naturally, in the course of my life I have made lots of mistakes, large and small, for one reason or another, but at the heart of it all, every time I made a mistake it was because I was not radical

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Daily Compass (Site / Info)

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SWC: Are You a Person of Faith?

This Saturday, we challenge you to answer two questions for us, with as long or as short a reply as you like. If you reply in your own blog or another social media platform, please comment here with a

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I am UU (Site / Info)

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Drafts

Once in a while I have thoughts for a blog post and I start writing, only to realize that it is not ready. Perhaps it's an idea I'm still processing, intellectually or emotionally.  Sometimes the post

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Remembering Attention (Site / Info)

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Millennials: Are They Narcissists or Survivors?

The Economist has a review of a book called The Road to Character by David Brooks. The book seems to be part of a long tradition of books lamenting the younger generation’s lack of values. Such books

13 hours ago

Laura Lee (Site / Info)

Culture

31 May 2015 Worship Service and Religious Education for Children and Youth

Please join us on Sunday (31 May 2015) at 11:00 AM for “Companions for the Journey: The Fifth Source” with Steve Caldwell, Barbara Deger, and  Eric First. We are continuing our series of services on t

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All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church of Shreveport, Louisiana » Announcements (Site / Info)

31 May 2015 Adult Religious Education

Our class continues this Sunday (31 May 2015) at 9:15 AM with discussions of The Good Heart:  A Buddhist Perspective on the Teachings of Jesus by the Dalai Lama. We will read and reflect on John 12:44

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All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church of Shreveport, Louisiana » Announcements (Site / Info)

Table Grace

One kind of grace is a little blessing or “thank you” to say before meals. Here’s one that might work for you.

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Quest for Meaning (Site / Info)

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The Grasshopper and the Ant

It isn’t fair if someone who doesn’t work gets the fruits of someone else’s labor. But grace isn’t about fair.

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Quest for Meaning (Site / Info)

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Muddy Children

Hosea Ballou was a Universalist who believed in the grace of a loving God.

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Quest for Meaning (Site / Info)

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Meeting Report May 2015

General Assembly: PSC private meetings were set for Thursday morning and Saturday morning during the plenary sessions. We are also arranging times when persons who are considering applying may meet wi

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UUA Presidential Search Committee (Site / Info)

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Mad Men: A Morality Tale

By Marilyn Sewell This blog originally appeared in The Huffington Post. I don't know about you, but I'm already missing AMC's "Mad Men": nevermore will I see Joan's clothes and fulsome figure striding

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Beacon Broadside (Site / Info)

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