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Women’s Alliance Luncheon & Holiday Gathering

December 7th, 12 noon at Turf Tavern There are fascinating stories behind the holiday songs we love to sing. Jill McGrath and Crys Hamelink will share some of these stories, with music from Dave Lambe

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Re-Thinking Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving this week! Here is our congregational group at the county Food Bank last Saturday, volunteering to help pack Thanksgiving Dinners. Hundreds of Dinners are handed out each year by th

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The Children's Chalice (Site / Info)

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Where's the fire?

Starting to feel like a consumer of celebrity news, but after the previous item (below), this lit up my scoreboard: Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro gets ticket for speeding at 119 mph. That's pretty damn

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Trump’s Haiti TPS Decision is Disastrous – and Can Be Defeated

This decision to withdraw TPS for Haitians is morally indefensible and blatantly at odds with current realities in Haiti. Congress has the power to extend protections for TPS holders by passing the SE

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Recent Updates – Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Site / Info)

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Discussion Guides for UUA Common Read are Now Available

A Common Read invites participants to read and discuss the same book in a given period of time. A Common Read can build community in our congregations and our movement by giving diverse people a share

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UUA.org Top Stories (Site / Info)

Discussion Guides for UUA Common Read are Now Available

A Common Read invites participants to read and discuss the same book in a given period of time. A Common Read can build community in our congregations and our movement by giving diverse people a share

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UUA.org Top Stories (Site / Info)

Join the Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Challenge

A generous donor has offered $10,000 to launch a Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Challenge this year—including early Giving Tuesday gifts made before November 28.  UUs around the country are invited to c

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UUA.org Top Stories (Site / Info)

Join the Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Challenge

A generous donor has offered $10,000 to launch a Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Challenge this year—including early Giving Tuesday gifts made before November 28.  UUs around the country are invited to c

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UUA.org Top Stories (Site / Info)

Don't worry, be happy

Cheery opinion from an unlikely source (for me, anyway), I stumbled onto the Washington Times website, following a link about the surprisingly high cost of the citizenship interview. That was set to r

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Update on 2015 murder investigation of Texas Wiccan Marc Pourner

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Tex. — A Texas man, Daniel Kirksey, was arrested Thursday in the 2015 murder of his former boyfriend Marc Pourner, known as Axel in the Pagan community. As we reported previously, P

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The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

Paganism Texas marc pourner The Cauldron - A Mixing Place for Witches

The Principles of Partnership at USC Canada

We often use the word “partnership” around the USC Canada offices. It informs all our programming, and also my day-to-day working life. My fellow Executive Director, Jane Rabinowicz, and I recently ce

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Canadian Unitarian Council (Site / Info)

Newsletter USC Canada

57 of 99 Weight Loss Smoothies: Orange Dream

Orange Dream Recipe1 Orange, peeled1 Lemon, peeled3 cups Spinach3 cups Mixed Baby Greenes1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1 scoop protein powder1 teaspoon matcha green tea2 cups almond milk 335 calories, 42 grams

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A Perfect World (Site / Info)

Radical Abolitionist Benjamin Lay Reclaimed by Quakers 279 Years Later

The recognition represented a profound, heartfelt act of retrospective justice, because Lay had been unjustly disowned in the first place. It was a symbolic rejection of what a previous slave-owning g

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Beacon Broadside: A Project of Beacon Press (Site / Info)

Religion History activism Biography and Memoir Marcus Rediker The Fearless Benjamin Lay

“Our Grandchildren Redesigned: Navigating the Bioethics of the Near Future”

The best guide I have found recently for glimpsing into forthcoming bioethical challenges to come is Our Grandchildren Redesigned: Life in the Bioengineered Society of the Near Future (Beacon Press, 2

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Carl Gregg (Site / Info)

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Our most important choice is acknowledgement of Oneness or persistence in our separation

Unitarian Univeralists acknowledge in their seven principles that people need one another when they covenant together to affirm and promote their third principle which is the acceptance of another and

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UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Principle 3

STJ#1003, Where Do We Come From?

Throughout this practice, I’ve happened upon many hymns that were inspired by (or were outright settings of) poetry; that makes sense, as lyric forms seek out one another naturally. But this is the fi

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Notes from the Far Fringe (Site / Info)

Hymn by Hymn Singability: Simple/Easy Mood: Haunting/Mystical Genre: Round Range: Low Genre: Chant Genre: Canon

Two reasons critics of "social justice warriors" should not refer to "cultural Marxism"

1. To people who have studied the origins of the identitarian left, you'll sound ignorant. 2. To people who have studied the origins of "cultural Marxism", you'll sound like a Nazi. Most left-identita

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it's all one thing (Site / Info)

social justice warrior cultural Marxism Derrick Bell Kimberlé Crenshaw

center frames

Yesterday as our students were involved in Trashathon, picking up road side trash as a community service project, I went to ESSA to get another step completed on the Bevins Skiffs. I am developing var

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Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Question of the day

As a child growing up, how did the people in your family handle and manage anger? Have you continued with the same practices or changed them? How?

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UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Question of the day

November 21–Faith: Now

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. – Buddha I find in many Buddhist teachings something that strikes me as “how to practice faith.” Faith

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Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

faith UU 4th Principle