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The free person’s faith is not merely a faith in oneself:

It is a faith in the capacity of sincere persons to find freely together that which is worthy of confidence. James Luther Adams, “A Faith for the Free,” The Prophethood of All Believers Advertisements

6 days ago

Stone By Stone (Site / Info)

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Martin Luther King’s Soldier Field Rally Kicked Off Chicago Open Housing Campaign

Dr. Martin Luther King kicked off his Chicago housing campaign in 1968 at Soldier Field. More than 60,000 bodies crammed into Chicago’s Soldier Field, then the seating capacity of the stadium on the L

6 days ago

Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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Philosophy Group Discussion – July 10 and 17

On Wednesday, July 10, we will begin our summer schedule whereby participants have volunteered to present single session topics each Wednesday through August 28. The handout for July 10 is “The Real R

6 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Making Connections this summer!

Sessions will be offered Tuesday mornings (10 am -12:00 noon),  July 23, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13, Aug. 20, Aug. 27, Sept. 3. OR Tuesday evenings (7 – 9 pm):  July 16, July 23, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 1

6 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Earth Circles: Full Moon Drum Circle, July 16

Full Moon Drum Circle – Tuesday, July 16, 7-8 pm.  Join us in the garden or under the dome as we unite with circles around the world to drum for peace. Please bring an instrument and one to share if y

6 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Volunteer for Family Promise – July 14 – 21

The Family Promise families will be staying at Waters House from July 14 to July 21. If you have received the required training, please sign up!  If you need the training, Mary O’Keeffe ([email protected]

6 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Religious Education This Week – July 9th

Summer Religious Education!  All Children, grades K-5th, will meet at Waters House from 10:30 through the end of service. Come, join the fun! July 14:  Outdoor art with Sarah Tyo and Mati Grieco-Hacke

6 days ago

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady (Site / Info)

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Drawing every day

During vacation, I’m managing to do what I did earlier this spring for a few months and draw for at least a few minutes every day. Can I make a daily habit of it once I’m back into the swing of work?

6 days ago

Sermons in Stones (Site / Info)

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When They See Us

“So much of what we think we know about black history is actually white history. We’ve told the black story through a white lens, with whites as the main object of black experience and existence. The

6 days ago

East Of Midnight (Site / Info)

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What’s the Beef With Calling a Veggie Burger a Veggie Burger?

By Jacy Reese | One roadblock that is probably slowing down mainstream acceptance of plant-based products, even artisan ones, is labeling. When the California Department of Public Health inspected Sch

6 days ago

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

American Society Science and Medicine Environment and Conservation Jacy Reese The End of Animal Farming

The Unicorn in the Garden: A Zen Story Retold

    So, my old friend in the dharma, the Zen teacher Dosho Port send me a note saying how he enjoyed my retelling the koan like parable of the laborers in the Vineyard, noting how it reminded him of t

6 days ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Summer’s Arrival, General Assembly, & CUUPS Annual Meeting!

Welcome Summer! Summer has finally landed in my region of coastal New England. Temps are up in the 90’s and tomorrow the humidity starts to settle in. The outside sounds of the choir of birds wakes us

6 days ago

Nature's Sacred Journey (Site / Info)

UUA General Assembly CUUPS Summer Solstice CUUPS Press Release

Media Roundup: UU church named a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Heather Christensen A weekly guide to stories about Unitarian Universalists from other media sources

6 days ago

UU World Editors’ Blog (Site / Info)

Do First, Then Write – Why My Compulsive Schedule-Keeping Has To Go

A very personal and rather rambling post about what it means – for me – when the Awen slows but the spiritually-mandated workload is still heavy.

1 week ago

John Beckett (Site / Info)

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Core principals from the Center for Prophetic Imagination

Describes my principles pretty well too: 

1 week ago

Reignite (Site / Info)

Mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck is first woman to win Abel Prize

Andrea Dulanto Karen Uhlenbeck, a Unitarian Universalist, made history this year when she became the first woman to win the prestigious Abel Prize for mathematics.

1 week ago

uuworld.org: latest stories (Site / Info)

Fewer Walls, More Tables

I shared my story of transition from Christian fundamentalism to progressive, inclusive religion as part of the All Souls community. The post Fewer Walls, More Tables appeared first on BeyondBelief.

1 week ago

BeyondBelief (Site / Info)

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Telling Your Story

Tell your story. Share your gifts with the world. You are the light. Yours are the stories. We are the people whose time it is to speak the future of love and justice into being. The post Telling Your

1 week ago

Nature's Sacred Journey (Site / Info)

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Independent Sacramental Movement: what is it?

Last time, I wrote a bit about the congregational idea of the church, in part because that is the background of most of the people who come to this site. But what if your idea of the church depends on

1 week ago

Rev. Scott Wells (Site / Info)

Independent Sacramental Movement