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Good Friday

54 minutes ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Holy Saturday 2014

By this point, I’ve estabilshed that I read The Dream of the Rood on Holy Saturday; that is, today. And I have written several old blog posts about it. Join me? I’ll be reading from this one this year

56 minutes ago

Boy in the Bands (Site / Info)

Holidays

Considering Calendars

We had a little bit of ice here this winter. It made some traffic messes and some logistical fun for families, especially when school wasn't cancelled until early morning. But a different kind of stor

10 hours ago

Remembering Attention (Site / Info)

Processional

It’s a warm day, the windows are open, and I heard some sort of chanting or singing somewhere outside. Some kind of religious chanting is what it sounded like, but I didn’t really pay any attention. I

12 hours ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

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Turmoil

Recently, I’ve been going through some spiritual turmoil. Now hearing about other people’s spiritual turmoil can be boring. Nevertheless, spiritual turmoil is a common enough problem that I think it’s

16 hours ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Practical religion

Simple Prayer, Profound Meditation

please… please.. please…please. I whispered the words softly, quietly. As I stood in the bridal waiting room at the back of the church, ten years ago, ready to step out to a church filled with family

23 hours ago

UU Collective (Site / Info)

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No Easy Thing: The Half-Won Blessing, 2

Did you hear about the guy who was addicted to brake fluid? He said he could stop any time he wanted. . . . We all have our addictions. Whether it’s full-blown alcoholism or drug addiction or somethin

23 hours ago

The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

The Half-Won Blessing

With the increasing number of the unchurched in all of the colonies,

the problem of maintaining church commitment became all the more acute. This commitment could not be automatically transmitted from generation to generation. What initially had been a voluntary self-s

1 day ago

Stone By Stone (Site / Info)

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A Journey Into Emptiness

Become totally empty Quiet the restlessness of the mind Only then will you witness everything unfolding from emptiness                                            Lao Tse In order to enter the consciou

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Finding Our Way Home (Site / Info)

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A SONG OF INTERDEPENDENCE: A Celebration of Communion for Unitarian Universalist Congregations

A SONG OF INTERDEPENDENCE A Celebration of Communion for Unitarian Universalists Preface For nearly three hundred years it has been the continuous tradition of the First Unitarian Church of Providence

1 day ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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"Duty is a better guide than stars or statutes."

“Duty is a better guide than stars or statutes.” - Jenkin Lloyd Jones (Unitarian, soldier, reformer, educator, clergy) Love and Loyalty (1907) p.28 (via uuquotes)

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RevNaomi Tumblr (Site / Info)

Birthdays (May 2014)

Many Happy Returns to our UUFP members and friends who will be celebrating their birthdays in May!  They are: Roy Schilling Richard Hudgins Valerie Gecowets Joe Wilson Caroline Fureymoore Jerry Dingus

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UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)

EDITION: May 2014 Birthdays Birthday

I can do all things through Christ who strengthened me.

[Paul] had a broad vision and a comprehensive grasp, and his thirty years’ ministry as an ambassador of Christ attests his intelligence not less than his zeal. He was grandly equipped for his work, no

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Boy in the Bands (Site / Info)

Theology Holidays Good Friday

"Life is laden with opportunities for miracle or beauty, moments of choice that bless us if we seize..."

“Life is laden with opportunities for miracle or beauty, moments of choice that bless us if we seize them, even in a cold season.” - Elizabeth Lerner (Unitarian Universalist, clergy) With or Without C

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RevNaomi Tumblr (Site / Info)

"Failures are sure to come to most men, somewhere, somehow. When they come, let the man consult his..."

“Failures are sure to come to most men, somewhere, somehow. When they come, let the man consult his watch and see what time it is…and let him rally his forces for another charge in the hope of final v

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RevNaomi Tumblr (Site / Info)

"Compassion for myself is a slow growing crop, however carefully tended it yields an unreliable..."

“Compassion for myself is a slow growing crop, however carefully tended it yields an unreliable harvest.” - Barbara Pescan (Unitarian Universalist, clergy, poet) Morning Watch: Meditations (via uuquot

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RevNaomi Tumblr (Site / Info)

"Everyone suffers, but not everyone despairs. Despair is a consequence of suffering only when..."

“Everyone suffers, but not everyone despairs. Despair is a consequence of suffering only when affliction cuts us off from others.” - Forrest Church (Unitarian Universalist, clergy, author) Love & Deat

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RevNaomi Tumblr (Site / Info)

It is Finished - A Good Friday Reflection 

A few nights ago, I was talking with a small group of leaders at church, checking in around our sen [...]

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Discerning a Call  - Another Possibility (Site / Info)

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When I start muttering about goats...

Some days life seems overly complicated. Appointments and printer jams and traffic jams and a cell phone that has given up the ghost. I mutter about escaping to the countryside, away from all of this.

1 day ago

Remembering Attention (Site / Info)

That Estranged Crazy Uncle: What to Do When He Comes to Dinner?

Part 1 The Book of Revelation is the estranged crazy uncle of the Christian Bible. The one who is never invited to family get-togethers, but still somehow shows up. When he does show up, you silently

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irrevspeckay (Site / Info)

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