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A Dry(ish) Night

The floodwaters at my house receded by morning. Parts of metro Houston are still underwater, and a number of people died in the storms. So it's very much on my mind again tonight. They say that 162 BI

4 hours ago

Remembering Attention (Site / Info)


The Persistent Racism of Theological Schools

Originally posted on Our Lucha: Academic departments of religion lack faculty of color not because they have difficulty finding any; but simply, they lack the will to hire any. If you are considering

7 hours ago

spirituwellness (Site / Info)


Faith Formation Calendar for June

A pdf: faithformationcalendarjune 2015

11 hours ago

The Children's Chalice (Site / Info)


Thank You, Warriors

In the Civil War, following the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863, regiments of African American soldiers formed. One of them, the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, featured in the 1989 film, “Gl

12 hours ago

The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

War Peace and Remembering

If I had a hammer

Idaho freshman Senator Mary Souza steps up to explain her vote in last week's extraordinary session, what with fear all around her north Idaho district. The Senate voted for the child support legislat

13 hours ago

fortboise.org (Site / Info)

My tweets

Mon, 15:25: A gay asylum seeker has no place to stay after June 1st. Can you help? http://t.co/MMQdAsRbUG

14 hours ago

Dangerous Common Sense (Site / Info)


Garbage Day

Garbage day is coming The refuse trucks are rolling Down every street in town Disrupting our dreams With the sound of breaking glass Put out your trash Plie it high Recycle what you can What might be 

14 hours ago

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

Poetry Religion and Spirituality

New Preaching Date: The First Parish in Cambridge

I will be preaching at the First Parish in Cambridge on June 28, 2015. 

14 hours ago

Colin Bossen: Writer, Preacher, Organizer (Site / Info)


Back on the Chancel, Behind the Lectern...

UU Chalice clip art Posted a few paragraphs below is the Reflection I gave at the First Unitarian Universalist Society worship service Sunday, April 19 with the Reverend Mary Ganz preaching. I liked b

15 hours ago

spirit flows thru -- Alison Rittger's spiritual reflections on finding the holy in the daily - blog (Site / Info)


Faith Development – June 2015

Faith Development is our Lifespan Learning program, previously known as Adult Religious Education, and includes Nonviolent Communication Practice Groups. Classes meet on Wednesday nights 7:00-8:30 p.m

16 hours ago

FUUN Blog (Site / Info)

Faith Development nonviolent communication Leadership Development Activities

Want to Make Some Justice This Summer?

Here is a Chance to Do It! A message from Garner Takahashi Morris of the UU Justice Ministry of California: Hi Friends, The Unitarian Universalist Justice Ministry of California‘s Walking the Walk Lea

18 hours ago

Blue Boat of Youth and Young Adult Ministries (Site / Info)

social justice youth Young Adults Events and Opportunities experience opportunities

Delicate matters

While Science magazine mulls retraction, and Princeton mulls their hiring decision, we all have time to mull the general questions of integrity in the processes of publishing scientific research. I sa

18 hours ago

fortboise.org (Site / Info)

Making Family Exchanges: A Q&A with Martha M. Ertman

By Nicholas DiSabatino In Love’s Promises, Martha M. Ertman, a law professor at the University of Maryland’s Carey Law School with an extensive background in contract law, explores how deals and contr

19 hours ago

Beacon Broadside (Site / Info)

American Society Love's Promises Martha M. Ertman

Finding the True Word: An Early Morning Reverie

Alse Young was hung in Windsor, Connecticut, on this day in 1647, becoming the first person in the American colonies to die convicted of witchcraft. (Some scholars suspect Alice Young Beamon, who some

20 hours ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)


“Brewing is magic” at Sidhe Brewing Company in St. Paul

Three years ago Kathleen Culhane was heading home after attending a taproom opening in Minneapolis, and she was thinking about how she’d like to work in a brewery. Then it hit her. She didn’t want to

20 hours ago

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

Paganism beer Erica Rogers Kathleen Culhane microbrewery Minnesota Robin Kinney Rosemary Kosmatka Sidhe Brewing Company St. Paul

Announcements (June 2015)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GODDESS CIRCLE This is an open discussion circle for both men & women. June 7, 2015 Allison will be presenting:  Bagalamukhi One of the Wisdom Goddess

21 hours ago

UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)

2015 EDITION: June 2015


Jig for sizing lids to fit drilled boxes I became curious about a saying referred to in Forster's "the Machine Stops." The character Kuno,  had learned from his own tentative exploration of the real w

21 hours ago

Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Tiny Turtle

The ocean is an unimaginably vast place for a tiny creature to venture out in alone. But sometimes home is just really, really big. What holds your largest sense of home? The Daily Compass offers word

23 hours ago

Daily Compass (Site / Info)


Heads Above Water...

Here in Texas we've had rather a lot of rain this month. And now we've had six inches this evening, with plenty of thunder and lightning and a few hailstorms to keep things interesting. Houston is a s

1 day ago

Remembering Attention (Site / Info)

Book to note: ‘Young Eliot: From St. Louis to The Waste Land’

New biography of T.S. Eliot gives detailed portrait of the poet’s Unitarian childhood.

1 day ago

UU World Editors’ Blog (Site / Info)