Friday, 31 October 2014, 07:12 pm PDT

Unitarian Universalism: The Institution of Spiritual Freedom
Promoting Spiritual Liberalism

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The Liberal Pulpit

Gratitude and Its Expression 3

Gratitude is an element of prayer, and, like prayer, changes the world because it changes us, allowing us to be more positive forces in changing our world. Psychology professor at the University of... [read more]

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Sunflower Chalice

The President of the Unitarian Universalist Association

The Unitarian Universalist Association’s Presidential Search Committee begins accepting applications for the next UUA president tomorrow, November 1, 2014.  Social media has been littered with p... [read more]

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Caute

Galen Project starts in Cambridge tomorrow evening — Friday 31st October 7.30-9.30pm Unitarian Hall CB1 1JW

There is a course blog to which all are invited to contribute:http://galenprojectcambridge. blogspot. co. uk See also:http://www. cambridgeunitarian. org/reflection/courseshttp://blogs. exeter. ac.... [read more]

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RevThom

Sermon: "Zombie Theology!" (Delivered 10-26-14)

Call to Worship Why did the zombie go to the Unitarian Universalist church? Braaaaaiiiins Good morning and welcome to The Community Church of Chapel Hill, Unitarian Universalist. Good morning and w... [read more]

RevThom

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Ideas from UU World

Wedgwood: Beyond the table

IDEAS: The 'father of English potters' was also a Unitarian and an anti-slavery advocate. [read more]

Ideas from UU World

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thelivelytradition

"removing barriers to participation in governance". by Rev. Dawn Cooley

Join me on a thought experiment, won’t you? In this blog posting, I want to explore an idea, not advocating a particular pathway; to think outside the box and see what happens. Imagine with me th... [read more]

thelivelytradition

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A Minister’s Musings

Ideas on Identity, part 1

Last night at the congregation I serve -- the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church - Unitarian Universalist -- there was a discussion as part of our Adult Faith Development program titled, "What... [read more]

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Our Inherent Worth

"Threat is Real" Published in Sunday Eunice News on October 19, 2014

With constant media coverage of the Ebola virus, you may have missed news reports that the Pentagon released its Climate Change Report, assessing international threats to our security when coastlin... [read more]

Our Inherent Worth

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Thousand Voices

Begin With the Children

The story is told about an incident that happened in a courtroom in New York City during the thirties, when America was in the grip of the great Depression. The judge on the bench was hearing a com... [read more]

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Ms. Kitty’s Saloon and Road Show

The First Source of Unitarian Universalism

SOURCES OF UUISM:  #1, DIRECT PERSONAL EXPERIENCE Rev. Kit Ketcham, Oct. 19, 2014         From the meditation manual published by the UUA and edited by ... [read more]

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UU PLANET Ministry and Media

Peter’s video on “Welcoming Newcomers” with song by Joe Uveges!

One of the highlights of my years of  guest speaking at Unitarian Universalist congregations happened October 5th, 2014! I was leading the service at High Plains Unitarian Universalist Church in C... [read more]

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PeaceBang

Reflections On Andover-Newton Theological School, Or Why I Will Not Be At the Inauguration

One of my alma maters, Andover-Newton Theological School, is in crisis even as it is preparing to inaugurate the Rev. Martin Copenhaver as its president tomorrow, October 5, 2014. The community lea... [read more]

PeaceBang

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Planting God Communities

God's Starting Point: Today's Communion Service and Homily at Phillips Theological Seminary in Tulsa

PTS Chapel Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014coming World Communion Day Leader: Rev. Ron Robinson“The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone; this was the Lord’s doing, and it is amazi... [read more]

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Rev. John Morehouse

Beyond the Gates of Struggle

Struggles whether for a group of people or for us individually, is part of the human condition as the Buddha observed 3000 years ago.   Struggle born of not having enough, struggle born... [read more]

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Rev. Cyn

A Witness on Wheels: General Assembly Misses the Mark

I wrote the following piece right after General Assembly this year, but left it unpublished for a few months to reflect on it.   Reading the UU World piece on "Fired Up: General Assembl... [read more]

Rev. Cyn

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A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Perhaps Love

“Perhaps love. ” “Perhaps love is like the ocean full of conflict, full of pain**. ” It is, isn’t it?   We like to think, oh, no! That is not love.   Love is happily ever after.   Love... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

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Rev. Thomas Perchlik

How You Can Respond to Ferguson

This week I have gotten many requests to help us here in the Saint Louis area. Often the offers have been for donations of food. This is my response. Thank you so much for your compassionate outrea... [read more]

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The Naked Theologian: stripped-down theology

#68 Suffering on Trial

In my latest article for the UU World magazine, “Suffering on Trial,” I explore how suffering plays a key role …Continue reading → [read more]

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Auspicious Jots

It's like that thing when something does you know

I have a bad case of CRS. It's better than Alzheimers but worse than just being a dingbat. CRS for you youth who don't have to worry yourselves with these sorts of problems is Can't Remember Stu... [read more]

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Carrots and Ginger

Mrs. McNeil Music of Ithaca’s Top 5 ways to support local music:

5. Get the Door: If a musician walks past you carrying an amp/ drum/ bass-cabinet/harp grab the door for them. That stuff’s heavy, and it’s nice to know you care. 4. Get it Live: Planning a wed... [read more]

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Just Wondering

Millennials and Unitarian Universalist Identity: A Reaction to Rev. Dr. Terasa Cooley

I recently attended a barbecue at the home of a retired Unitarian Universalist minister. As he offered a blessing for the meal, the host gave thanks for the eras of ministry represented in the gath... [read more]

Just Wondering

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Odds & Ends

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop’s Youth Part 6 – Coping Mechanisms

Many of the events of the outside world came into our home on the little twelve-inch black-and-white TV in my mom’s bedroom. As such she tuned in to the 1968 Democratic Convention in late August ... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Weed, Calif.

Light rain began blowing against the windshield as I drove south on Interstate 5 towards Weed, California. The sun was still shining, but Mount Shasta was obscured by clouds. I stopped at a rest ar... [read more]

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Sexuality and Religion: What’s the Connection?

#Bringbackourgirls For Mother's Day

It’s been almost a month since more than 270 young women were kidnapped from their school in Nigeria, and only a week since the world’s news media, the United States, and the Nigerian Presiden... [read more]

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What's Your Real Religion?

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UU News

Mexican man takes sanctuary in UU church, and other UUs in the media

Denver UUs offer sanctuary despite deportation order Stemming from a 2010 confrontation with a fellow contractor that led to his arrest and the flagging of his legal status, a 41-year-old father of... [read more]

UU’s In the Media

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Viktor Frankl: A Life Illuminated

Fifty-five years after the original US publication of Man’s Search for Meaning, Viktor Frankl’s timeless wisdom has helped generations of readers cope with hardship and overcome adversity. ... [read more]

Beacon Broadside

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People to bring the casseroles, lessons in grief, and more

People to bring the casseroles The Rev. Sharon Wylie has hard truths to tell the “spiritual but not religious” crowd. Nobody wants a minister Until Suddenly they do. And nobody wants a church... [read more]

the interdependent web

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GITMO Detainee Seeks End To Use of Female Guards In Transporting Him

On Oct. 16, lawyers for Guantanamo detainee Abdul Hadi al Iraqi filed an Emergency Motion (full text, redacted) with the Military Commission seeking an order to prohibit female guards from bei... [read more]

Religion Clause

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Sale of mineral rights brings $944K to UUA

NEWS: Lois and Ken Carpenter's gift of mineral rights, once thought worthless, is windfall to UUA. [read more]

News from UU World

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Featured Podcasts

The Pageless Book

Find Out Impressive Automobile From 500k Motors

Do you desire to drive most impressive car this season but do not know how to get one? Are you looking to know more about some latest trend automobile in the industry? Then, you are in the right pl... [listen to the episode]

The Pageless Book

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DMUUC Message

Resting in the Neutral Zone: Revs. Heather and Cathy Rion Starr

Jan. 12, 2014 - Between one ending and another beginning lies what William Bridges describes as the “neutral zone. ” Once we have accepted that there has been an ending in our lives, we... [listen to the episode]

DMUUC Message

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Bull Run Unitarian Universalists

"Now is the Time: Stewardship Sunday" - April 10, 2011

Come celebrate the gift of our beloved community as we reflect on what this moment in our congregational history calls us to do. We'll also have a child dedication at this service. [listen to the episode]

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