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Update: Alaska Pagan Community Center Destroyed by Sockeye Wildfire

WILLOW, Alaska – A Pagan community center in the Sockeye region of Alaska has completely burned down in a wildfire. The community center consisted of over nine acres of woods with four cabins, and is

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

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Early Childhood Education, now referred to by the acronym ECE was first invented by Friedrich Froebel who having lost his own mother at an early age observed the relationship between mothers and their

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Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Unit of Analysis: Power and Privilege Edition

Part of my day job includes giving presentations about homelessness to college students. In other words, I get to re-experience the fun part of being a college professor (sharing knowledge and engagin

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ChristineSlocum.Net (Site / Info)

Social Justice Commentary

Connecting with Spirit: Part II

When you need to pray, go down to the sea.  Breathe with the rhythm of the waves. Become the sun, …<p>Continue reading →

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bay witch musings (Site / Info)

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Refining the Soul

I’m becoming more and more myself with time. I guess that’s what grace is. The refinement of your soul through time. —Jewel How has your soul changed over time? The Daily Compass offers words and imag

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Daily Compass (Site / Info)


June 30 – The Playground – Win, Lose, or Draw: Winning

The 5th principle of Unitarian Universalism states that we believe in the right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large.  To me this says t

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Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

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If My Dog Were In Charge...

If my dog were in charge (and she just might be)... Anything that smelled good to her would be hers. None of this waiting for someone to drop it. Speaking of smells, humans would have more appreciatio

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Remembering Attention (Site / Info)

General Assembly: Why wasn’t there a second banner?

This will be the first of several posts written in the aftermath of Unitarian Universalist General Assembly 2015, held in Portland, OR from June 24-28. A workshop I wandered into on Friday was “Class

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Unspoken Politics (Site / Info)

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A few thoughts about The Phantasmagorical Cross-Cultural Sexual Cogitation Panel

I spent the weekend at Fourth Street Fantasy, which was up to its usual high standards.  All of the panels consisted of smart and amusing people, and "The Phantasmagorical Cross-Cultural Sexual Cogita

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it's all one thing (Site / Info)


Black Lives Matter resolution, rally, die-in cap General Assembly

“It’s not enough to say black lives matter—you have to believe it, and to live it.”

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uuworld.org: latest stories (Site / Info)

My tweets

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Dangerous Common Sense (Site / Info)


Why I’m Not Fasting This Ramadan

By Nura Maznavi Image by Subcommandante According to family legend, I first fasted—for a day—at the age of four. I have no clear memory of this fast, although I do have the vague recollection of walki

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Beacon Broadside (Site / Info)

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Monday Meditation: Giving Your Best to the World

Two weeks ago, our meditation asked you to consider how our acceptance of ongoing revelation affected your own search for truth and meaning, and how we might judge how responsible it is. We touched on

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I am UU (Site / Info)

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Serving the Elements: Learning About Your Bioregion

Everywhere we go, the elements of life, of magic, are present.  Long before we had microscopes and models of the …<p>Continue reading →

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bay witch musings (Site / Info)

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Pagan Community Notes: Mythopoeic Award, Polytheistic Day of Protest, A Pagan Market, Solar Cross and more!

Pagan author Sarah Avery is a finalist for the 2015 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award in the category of adult fiction. Administered by the Mythopoeic Society, this award is given to “the fantasy novel, multi-

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

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Through songs and Mother Play, Froebel's Kindergarten conveyed the importance of each individual within the culture. The joiner, was one of the craftsmen that he chose to illustrate. Note the hands at

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Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Nelson Eddy Steps onto the Stage

Today Nelson Eddy would have been one hundred and fourteen! Another child of Providence, Rhode Island, Nelson Eddy rose from poverty to become an acclaimed actor. More important within that, he was a

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)


RE NEWS by Joanne Dingus

RE News By Joanne Dingus I recently went to my son’s college orientation at CNU. And I noticed some things there that I think I can bring back to the children’s RE program. First, it was very welcomin

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UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)

2015 EDITION: July 2015

The Last Land Grab—The Gadsden Purchase

Last week Donald Trump crawled out of the clown car of Republican Presidential wannabes and threw the dead animal on his head   into the ring.   To distinguish himself from all of the other bozos he p

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

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We Never Talked About It Again

Me -- a long time ago I remembered the moment clearly for years.  It was back in the day, which for me was 1969 or 1970; I was a student in college, the George Washington University in Washington DC.

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thelivelytradition (Site / Info)