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A Tolstyan moment of much needed peace on Unst, Shetland—“De staar o’peace is risin, may shu never set ageen”

The Peace Pole Still in saddened and shocked, both from the result of the EU Referendum and the increasing reports of an upturn in abuse towards migrants in England (about which I commented in my last

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CAUTE — An archeology of morning (Site / Info)

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Big Springs to Avoca, Iowa

When you drive across the country, what you remember are the eye-catching parts of the landscape through which you have traveled. You focus your vision on what turns out to be a tiny portion of what y

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

Help Wanted

There are lots of exciting things going on in the church these days that would benefit from the skills and passions of our members – and we don’t always know all those skills and passions, and those w

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Green Sanctuary & Climate Justice

Advocating for Our Interdependent Web of Life Peebles Island The Green Sanctuary Spring Outing attracted UUs from area congregations for a picnic and a scenic hike. Where the Mohawk River meets the Hu

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Come join us for all ages fun and fellowship at the Annual UUSS Camping Weekend – August 18-21!

We are returning to the beautiful Thompson Lake State Park near Thatcher Park for a weekend of camping on August 18-21. Join us for one, two or three nights – or just for a day.  This enjoyable weeken

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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EARTH CIRCLES SUMMER CALENDAR

Join us for Full Moon Drumming – 7-8PM—around a fire in the garden (or in the sanctuary if rain) Tuesday, July 19 & Thursday, August 18 All are welcome.  In a circle all are equal. We drum on the full

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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beingblog: Krista Tippett delivers the Ware Lecture at the 2016...

beingblog: Krista Tippett delivers the Ware Lecture at the 2016 UUA General Assembly.

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Little lower than the angels (Site / Info)

You should start a meme, they said…

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UU Collective (Site / Info)

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Such is Life: Ned Kelly is Shot & Arrested

It was on this day in 1880 that Ned Kelley, an Australian bushranger, or outlaw who had in his life captured the public imagination as one unjustly persecuted and driven into outlawry was captured. Th

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Evantston to Big Springs, Neb.

We had a hard time getting going this morning. Both of us slept a long time. I feel as though I have no reserves upon which to draw. And no wonder: long hours at work throughout June; and prior to tha

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

House-hunting in Oaxaca

We’ve only been house-hunting in earnest for a few days. We arrived in Oaxaca Monday night, and have been staying in the lovely Al Sol Apartments for most of that time. They are a great short-term pla

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Sermons in Stones (Site / Info)

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“They aren’t victims, you know. Once, I was beat up by a bunch of black kids coming home and I...

“They aren’t victims, you know. Once, I was beat up by a bunch of black kids coming home and I wasn’t doing anything to them. I almost died. People have to be held responsible for their actions. Black

1 day ago

Little lower than the angels (Site / Info)

Ripples:  Social action Council – July 2016

Stories and Dreams of UUSS on the Bus A middle-aged man with a worried face and calloused hands sat next to me on the bus.  Seeing my book, he asked if I was a math professor.  I told him no, I was ju

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Independence Day: Resurgence: Bad Movie. Liked It.

Yesterday Jan & I went to see Independence Day: Resurgence. We knew it was supposed to be a bad movie. Of the one hundred and twenty-five professional reviewers counted on Rotten Tomatoes only thirty-

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Hillary For President Because…Diahann Carroll

In the summer of 1995, I was standing back stage on board the cruise ship Legend of the Seas. It was my first week as Production Manager and the guest star for this cruise was about to go on stage. …

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spirituwellness (Site / Info)

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Winnemucca to Evanston, Wyo.

I love the green valleys in northeastern Nevada, nestled along the Humboldt River and minor creeks and seeps. At the lowest points, where there is water, everything is bright green at this time of yea

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

Custer’s Last Stand, Pt. II: The Little Bighorn’s Grandson

140 years ago today (June 27, a column of soldiers discovered the bodies of George Armstrong Custer and 210 of his soldiers on a desolate ridge in Montana, above the Little Bighorn River. Dug in atop

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Dennis McCarty (Site / Info)

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Psalm "23," Modern Version

I found this gem by Covington Hall today while reading through the old IWW newspaper The Lumberjack. It's from the January 9, 1913 edition: The politician is my shepherd, I shall not want anything dur

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

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San Mateo, Calif., to Winnemucca, Nev.

We finally got on the road at half past one. It took more than an hour to get free of Bay Area traffic, and then more than another hour to get past Sacramento. Carol decided to pull off the highway at

2 days ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Road trips

Sunday Morning Coming Down

Cause there is something in a Sunday, makes a body feel alone And there is nothing short of die’n, half a lonesome as the sound Of the sleepin’ city sidewalks and Sunday morning coming down Early Sund

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Sunflower Chalice (Site / Info)

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