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Humiliation and hostility: A riot lives on

Elaine McArdle, Kenny Wiley Racial justice activists, many of them Unitarian Universalists, work in Tulsa to overcome the painful legacy of a 1921 riot that killed up to 300 black people.

5 days ago

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Why Religious Community? UUP 3/19/17

    The words church and God in the reading may have made some of you uncomfortable. Listen to your discomfort. It can be a good thing.  In the story I told the children, I imagine the person who was

5 days ago

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Sun, 11:13: Today's view from the pews. @ First Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco https://t.co/hWVSghDkXV

5 days ago

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The March Hare

This sermon was preached at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Huntington on 3/19/17. It explores what the “Alice in Wonderland” story can teach us about a world that’s turned upside down–and ho

5 days ago

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Words and Transgressions 1—Fallacy of the Alchemists

READINGS: Proverbs 10:19 “When words are many, transgression is not lacking, but he who restrains his lips is prudent.” Potted biography of Maurice O'Connor Drury (1907–1976) constructed from his entr

5 days ago

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Printer help sought

Here’s a problem I have EVERY time I cancel a print job: it doesn’t cancel. Usually it then gets stuck and won’t let me print anything else; sometimes it just ignores me and after wasting ink on what

5 days ago

Sermons in Stones (Site / Info)

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Nine Things I Think: Appearances, Journals, and New Pagan Websites

Nine Things I Think: Appearances, Journals, and New Pagan Websites

6 days ago

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Definition by Metaphor

…Useful if you don’t take yourself too seriously.  If you take yourself too seriously, you might be offended.  Then again, …<p>Continue reading →

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Rights Reading

Our weekly roundup of what we’re reading includes a few select articles from the front lines of human rights that we don’t want you to miss. The post Rights Reading appeared first on Unitarian Univers

6 days ago

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Sorrow Carves Joy's Container

The Blues, part 3 “When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart,

6 days ago

The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

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Fri, 12:11: The Pack approves of the weather today. Here are lead sundog's Paris and Zenith. @ Ozdachs… https://t.co/hJqepE0gxo

6 days ago

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Natura naturans—nature naturing on an overcast day in the Cambridge Univeristy Botanic Garden

It got to lunch-time and I knew simply had to clear my head if I was going to have any chance of getting Sunday's address finished so I took a swift walk over to the Cambridge University Botanic Garde

6 days ago

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An Atheist Talks to Her Mother

I’ve recently run across a letter from a young atheist to her religiously devout mom. It’s poignant and well-expressed. See: https://theclosetatheist.blog/2017/03/12/an-open-letter-to-my-mother/ Roger

6 days ago

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“Compassion”

“Compassion..gives the person who feels it pleasure even in the very act of ministering to and succouring pain.”-J..B. Mozley, Sermon at Oxford University, 1876 Since writing yesterday’s post, I have

6 days ago

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Blessing of the Animals

This Sunday, 3/19 , is our Blessing of the Animals service. All well-behaved animals on leashes or in appropriate enclosures are welcome to join us for worship. Special stuffed animal friends are also

1 week ago

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ELECTION: 2017 Youth Observers to the UUA BoT

VOTE YOUR CHOICE BY APRIL 10, 2017   Learn about the voting process for the Youth Observer to the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees here. (Remember, youth vote as a block with their

1 week ago

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Review: Before the Awakening

I finished this almost a month ago and I only took notes on Finn’s part. The others were pretty good, but I loooove Finn and found his the most interesting by far, so I’m going to talk about that most

1 week ago

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Though you’ve broken your vows a thousand times [re-covenant in a museum]

  I spent much of this week in a city I deeply love, which is also a place with which I am in the process of becoming something else.  “Visitor” doesn’t quite get there, and “stranger” never will . .

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If I were a poet, like Derek Walcott

If I were a poet, then I could probably make a poem of this story: Some poems of Derek Walcott, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, appear on the website Poem Hunter. Someone comments on one of t

1 week ago

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Happiness vs. Joy

The Blues, part 2 “When things go wrong, I’d rather just be quiet with it than to feel nothing at all. It can feel good to hurt, or to at least bring the hurt up to the surface enough to get it out th

1 week ago

The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

The Blues