All updates

Displaying 81-100 of 2208 results.

A Prayer for Motherhood

Pray for mothers and motherhood, That most sacred place between being and not being The gift of grace The promise of personhood The dawn and the dusk. For, mothers everywhere Mothers of all kinds Give

1 week ago

spirituwellness (Site / Info)

abortion bodies equity Women's rights Gender Liberation Religious Equity motherhood

On Margate Sands . . . and down on to Broadstairs

The beach-shelter on Margate Sands where Eliot wrote some of The Waste Land   On Margate Sands. I can connect Nothing with nothing. The broken fingernails of dirty hands. My people humble people who e

1 week ago

CAUTE — Making Footprints Not Blueprints (Site / Info)

colour photos The Waste Land T. S. Eliot Fuji X100V Kent Margate

Not only climate change

The BBC reports that toxic chemicals in the environment are just as big a threat as climate change: “Chemical pollution has officially crossed “a planetary boundary”, threatening the Earth’s systems j

1 week ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Bay area, Calif.

New in church formation?

I was reading a work of biblical interpretation from 2002 which referred to the house churches of the early Christian era. Memories of then-chic church planting came back, almost accusingly. Were new

1 week ago

Rev. Scott Wells (Site / Info)

Church development

We, Too, Are America!: Recommended Reading for AAPI Heritage Month

Still kicking two years in, COVID brought out the worst from the nation’s populace: racist brutality against marginalized communities. This year’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month co

1 week ago

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

Religion History American Society Race and Ethnicity in America Feminism, Gender, and Sexuality Literature and the Arts For Want of Water Sasha Pimentel Queer Perspectives Rafia Zakaria Haroon Moghul The Upstairs Wife Eboo Patel Christian Coleman An Xiao Mina Memes to Movements Demystifying Shariah Sumbul Ali-Karamali Ace Angela Chen Prisons Make Us Safer Victoria Law Asian American Histories of the United States Aaron Caycedo-Kimura Catherine Ceniza Choy Common Grace Two Billion Caliphs We Need to Build

From the Road: Starting Well

How do you begin each day? Do you let others (the news, whoever happens to email you or social media) influence what you think about and feel as you start your day? The post From the Road: Starting We

1 week ago

BeyondBelief (Site / Info)

UU Church Today Practice & Voice BeyondBelief Spirituality & Theology

Prayer for Courage and Persistence Week of May 15, 2022

One who is delighted by blossoming fragrances and the music of bees, bend your heart in the direction of all in need of comfort, of care, of sweetness and refuge. May our courageous songs be carried o

1 week ago

UniversalistPrayers (Site / Info)


Becoming Hardy, Emotionally and Spiritually

Focus talk: Paula Chandoha. Click here to listen. (28 minutes)

1 week ago

TOP of My Mind (Site / Info)

Sunday, May 15 ~ Circle Round ~ 10:30 a.m.

Sunday, May 15, 10:30 a.m. Circle Round ~ A Multigenerational Service led by the Children and Youth of the Circle RE Congregations Come learn about – and experience! – the adventures we’ve had in Circ

1 week ago

Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson (Site / Info)


Like Cuba’s Pedro Pans, Today’s Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors Deserve Shelter

By María de los Angeles Torres | After a contentious campaign that ignited strong debate specially among Pedro Pans—Cuban children who came to the US unaccompanied in the early sixties—Governor DeSant

1 week ago

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

History American Society Politics and Current Events Biography and Memoir The Lost Apple María de los Angeles Torres

Moment of Reflection: The Flaw

Molly Peacock The best thing about a hand-made pattern is the flaw.

1 week ago

uuworld.org: latest stories (Site / Info)

The Sacred Choice

Leslie Ahuvah Fails Motherhood must be a choice. It cannot be chosen for us. Continue reading "The Sacred Choice"

1 week ago

UUA Top Stories (Site / Info)

Old UUA directories

I was musing with friends about the size and fate of congregations and so looked up some data in an old UUA directory. The old print versions have been digitized and are online, if you ever need to lo

1 week ago

Rev. Scott Wells (Site / Info)

Unitarian Universalist Association

What the U.S. Government is Doing to Address Title 42

The battle to end Title 42 is being waged in Congress and the courts.

1 week ago

Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Site / Info)


You’re Just Making It Up As You Go

Our religious, spiritual, and magical traditions are a great foundation. But sometimes “what we’ve always done” not only doesn’t work, it makes things worse. And so we have to make it up as we go alon

1 week ago

John Beckett (Site / Info)

Paganism Pagan Spiritual practice polytheism Magic Storm Faerywolf

Dandelion Spirit

So, after sorting and winnowing all winter, I have finally finished with the boxes from my years living in Boston. I managed to go from 11 file-drawer-size boxes down to 4! The four that remain includ

2 weeks ago

Finding Our Way Home (Site / Info)

spirituality Ministry activism Boston aging respect memory glbtq Awake to Mystery boxes Dandelion Winnowing Lesbian Theology

The Beauty in You by Reverned Tom Capo

Story Author: Paulo Coelho A young man was standing in the middle of the town proclaiming that he had the most beautiful heart in the whole valley. A large crowd gathered and they all admired his hear

2 weeks ago

The Human Spirit (Site / Info)

Why do I think birds are more beautiful than worms? by Reverned Tom Capo

Why do I think a bird is more beautiful than a worm might seem like a silly question on the surface; of course, birds with their multiple colors and plumage, flying effortlessly across the sky seem in

2 weeks ago

The Human Spirit (Site / Info)

A Unitarian Universalist Easter? by Reverend Tom Capo

           I attended an Open House at the Kendall Mosque last week and broke the Ramadan fast after evening prayer with the members of that faith community.   As I watched the prayers, I thought of h

2 weeks ago

The Human Spirit (Site / Info)

UUWF: Statement on the Potential Overturning of Roe v. Wade

Each of us should have the power to decide what does and doesn’t happen to our bodies at every moment of our lives because consent and bodily autonomy are holy. And when disparities in resources or fr

2 weeks ago

BeyondBelief (Site / Info)

Practice & Voice BeyondBelief Society & Culture