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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Noted with comment

“The contemporary version of religion is sport. It is sport, with its sacred icons, revered traditions, symbolic solidarities, liturgical assemblies, and pantheon of heroes, which is the opiu... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Two new poems you should read

Blogger Patrick Murfin posted two new poems by Everett Hoagland that you should read — should read. That is, if you’re one of those trying to figure out how to deal with the craziness o... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Bath time

We left a large clay saucer (the thing you put under a potted plant to hold excess water) out on the railing of our balcony, and filled it with water to make a bird bath. Many of the neighborhood b... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Dealing with attacks again

My hosting service let me know that evil hackers are attacking various parts of my blog. To address this, I’ve implemented “captcha” forms on various parts of the blog. Sorry for ... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

In a comment, Alyson writes: “I was wondering if you had any practical input on how to teach this subject without making the non-white children in the congregation feel uncomfortable or singl... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Teaching about white supremacy

How can we teach young people about “white supremacy” within the constraints of a typical Sunday school? What are some of the theoretical considerations, and what are some practical con... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Irrelevant

I admit it, I’m feeling irrelevant. As I watch a social media debate about accusations of “white supremacy” engulf my denomination, I’m all too aware that I’m on the f... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Denominational politics

I haven’t had time to pay much attention to denominational politics for the past year, between my boss going on sabbatical and the death of my father. But the recent uproar at denominational ... [read more]

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Pysanky

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist

Religious Diversity in Silicon Valley