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RE NEWS

RE NEWS By Joanne Dingus I’ve had the good fortune to be able to participate in two different UU events this summer. The first was General Assembly in Columbus, Ohio from June 22-26. As you may know I

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UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)

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Two Issues We Prefer Not to Think About

The Future Will Judge Us, part 2 What are we doing today for which our great-great-grandkids have a hard time forgiving us? Probably one of the first things that comes to mind for many of you is the e

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The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

The Future Will Judge Us

I Used to be Really Important: A Zen Meditation

I’ve spent this past week at the Russell Lockwood Religious Leadership School, a program to help cultivate lay leadership within Unitarian Universalist congregations. Actually it is open to lay and pr

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Murdo, S.D., to Big Springs, Neb.

This morning, before we did anything else, I had to sign a legal document relating to my father’s estate in front of a notary. We stopped at an insurance agent’s office, and the woman who greeted us s

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips 2016 road trip

Fired or Fired Up?

Joe Biden got it exactly right last night during his speech (Click) at the DNC when he said Trump is most famous for telling people they are fired and looking like he is enjoying it. That comment real

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Sermons, Poetry, and Other Musings (Site / Info)

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August Flame

Goddess Circle    Colossal Creative Camp   Grab your phone!    Coming soon! Gayle Phillips Jeanie Goldberg Asher Meyer Nancy Emery Tom Hagner Kim Hummel Selena Carlson-Hagstrom Dan Luke Neil Bates Jud

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What Were They Thinking?

The Future Will Judge Us, part 1 "What were they thinking?" From the 15th into the 18th centuries, paranoia about witches in Europe and North America was at its peak. Estimates are that 40,000 to 100,

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The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

The Future Will Judge Us

Once it Tastes Blood, Madam Guillotine Always Wants More

As it happens it was on this day in 1794 that Maximillien Robespierre fed the guillotine. Apparently that taste for blood once tasted is never sated. Well, not until there’s no one left…

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Cosmopolitanism in a Time of Petty Nationalism 

To be Humanist is to say, with the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope, “My city is the world.” (In Greek the English word “world” is “kosmos.”) Humanists are necessarily cosmopolites, not because we are a

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UU Collective (Site / Info)

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Jackson, Minn., to Murdo, S.D.

This morning we drove to Yankton, South Dakota, to have a brief visit with Carol’s Aunt Rose. We talked about family history, and Aunt Rose showed us her family history and genealogy files: carefully

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips 2016 road trip

Were Y’all Always This Clueless? Or Is This Willful Ignorance?

On Monday night, Michelle Obama gave her speech at the Democratic National Convention. I didn’t watch the speech, as I am not watching the convention. But I did see clips of it afterward. The big poin

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East Of Midnight (Site / Info)

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Sunday Services (August 2016)

Services for August 2016 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Peninsula theme: Circle of Kinship Services include sermons preached by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard unless otherwise noted. Augus

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The World We Live In

Grief is a natural  feeling. But processing grief, the way we move through and beyond it it, is both cultural and very, very, individual. It can and indeed must be learned, both in families and in com

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A Jersey Girl in Kentucky (Site / Info)

And Since the Whole Thing’s Imagined Anyhow

Here at the Russell Lockwood Leadership School, my old and dear friend the wise Reverend Jan Christian just read us a poem. You might want to hear it, as well… St Kevin and the Blackbird by Seamus Hea

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Pastel: Mitla, Oaxaca

I made a thing! I’m learning how oil pastels work. They seemed like the right medium for this saturated color and light, seen in the Don Cenobio Hotel in the town of Mitla.

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Sermons in Stones (Site / Info)

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Women’s Alliance Lunch & Program: September 8

We will begin this season on Thursday, September 8th at the Turf Tavern in Scotia, NY at 11:45AM. For lunch reservations please contact Mariko at Mariko@nycap.rr.com or 399-4552. If you need to cancel

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Black Wolf, Wis., to Jackson, Minn.

Yesterday, Carol and I had picked several clusters of Staghorn Sumac fruit. We soaked them overnight in water, and this morning we had sumac tea to drink. The tea was tart but not as flavorful as some

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips 2016 road trip

Beltane and Flower Communion

Beltane and Flower Communion May 1. We celebrate May Day. We celebrate the pagan holiday of Beltane. Beltane is the anglicised name for the Gaelic May Day festival, midway between the vernal equinox a

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The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

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Some Fenland Photos

This morning I decided to take the Copenhagen-Pedersen over to Aldreth and take in a little of what might be called Hereward the Wake country. Here, for your enjoyment, are a few photos from the ride.

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CAUTE — An archeology of morning (Site / Info)

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Guelaguetza

We went to the Guelaguetza last night! The festival actually lasts officially for a week and unofficially for several weeks beforehand, since Mexico doesn’t hold a week-long party when a month-long pa

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Sermons in Stones (Site / Info)

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