I would have loved to post this closer to Easter Sunday, which was three or four days ago now depending how you count them, but better late than not at all. Easter Sunday was its own kind of beautiful
There were two more tragedies this week in Northern Utah involving young children. A three year old girl shot and killed her 2 year old brother with a rifle that their father had left in the living r
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Categories: Featured, Musings Tags: personal growth, uu I am not a mother. I have no children, either those I have born or those I have adopted or fostered. I don’t have any spiritual or emotional chi
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Common & Kanye West Want To Create 15,000 Jobs For Chicago Youth Over The Next 5 Years | Clutch Magazine
Common & Kanye West Want To Create 15,000 Jobs For Chicago Youth Over The Next 5 Years | Clutch...
by Maenad WiddershinsMaenad answered the Living Text Project question, "Is there something in you that is struggling to be reborn?" I have spent the last year or so trying to reinvent myself as a fitt
enables them to maintain affluent pressure groups at all levels of government and these pressure groups exercise their power by means of a coalition (or better called collusion.)…Because of this featu
Gloria The chains that bind us might be anger and blame. A few years back, I had friend, call her Gloria -- an activist. Gloria worked for good, for policy changes that would increase fairness and red
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One way of looking at a blackbird followed by thirteen more whilst I registered the Memorial (Unitarian) Church in Cambridge for same-sex marriages . . .
A blackbird bathes this morning in our church garden This morning I finally managed to sort out the matter of registering the Memorial (Unitarian) Church here in Cambridge for same-sex marriages. The
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When you read the 1899 and 1935 Universalist basis of fellowship, you realize the talk of anti-creedal absolutism isn’t right, or isn’t quite right. But what did Universalist ministers (and presumably
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About 15 years ago I reached some kind of crack in the sidewalk of my life--nothing discernible happened, or at least nothing stands out in my memory. I just decided that if I really couldn't eat anyt
For about ten years my kids did not eat dairy. There were good health-related reasons for this at the time, but it was never easy. Restaurant kids' meals are full of mac'n'cheese, pizza, cheeseburgers
"What pisses me off the most about the term “special needs” isn’t that it’s cutesy or euphemistic,..."
“What pisses me off the most about the term “special needs” isn’t that it’s cutesy or...
The Commission on Appraisal laid it out in their report "Who Is In Charge Here." UU ministers have very little positional authority: authority that comes to them simply because they are the minister.
"Being a victim of oppression in the United States … is not enough to make you revolutionary, just as..."
“Being a victim of oppression in the United States … is not enough to make you revolutionary,...
10 Poverty Myths, Busted | Mother Jones: america-wakiewakie: 1. Single moms are the problem. Only 9...
“If you repeatedly criticize someone for liking something you don’t, they won’t stop liking...
4. The Men and Women Live Apart Now at that time there were four chiefs: Big Snake, Mountain Lion, Otter, and Bear. And it was the custom when the black cloud rose in the morning — as there was no sun
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Easter Sunday/Flower Communion Delivered April 20, 2014 - Rev. David A. Miller © Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of San Dieguito A Unitarian Universalist Association Congregation—Solana Beach, Ca B
Last week the Center hosted two groups of youth, one primarily people of color, one primarily white people. As the groups co-navigated the space of the Center and the programming, it was pretty clear
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I suspect that some people might be surprised to learn that in many Unitarian Universalist congregations both Christmas Eve candlelight services and Easter Sunday services are some of the highest atte
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