Friday, 24 March 2017, 01:02 pm PDT

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Re: Pantsuit Nation

What is interesting about Pantsuit Nation is the collective pastoral care taking place there. It brings the empowering practices of the support group ethos to a mass scale. It brings consolation, a... [read more]

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Making Chutney

The Wrong Question

The right question isn’t “Are you outraged yet? ” The correct question is “Are you afraid yet? ” [read more]

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Making Chutney

Vanity of Vanities

‘Fascist ideology’ is not taken seriously even by its promoters; its status is purely instrumental, and ultimately relies on coercion. —Zizek in the intro to Mapping Ideology in 1994 ... [read more]

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Making Chutney

Off the Beaten Path Spiritual Practices

I’m thinking of writing a series of posts on some off the beaten path practices I have. I’ve decided to give myself credit for them being “spiritual,” whether they are or no... [read more]

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Making Chutney

Safest Place to Be

One of my part-time jobs in high school was working for a Christian book and office supply store (yes, it was both), so this post about the unreal safety of Christian books brought a smile to my fa... [read more]

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Making Chutney

Grace, Karma, and Bono

This post has been moved to Times & Seasons. I’ll be removing it entirely soon. [read more]

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Making Chutney

Evil and Nazis

September’s UU Blog Salon topic is the nature of evil.  In full awareness that I’m in danger of violating Godwin’s Law, here’s my response: After December 1941 (if not befo... [read more]

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Making Chutney

Facebook Won’t “Like” Your Church

I’ve written about Facebook before, but this time I have a bit of a cautionary tale. We consolidated our congregation’s Facebook Page and Group into a new Page not too long ago. A volun... [read more]

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Making Chutney

Quick Takes