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Live Boxing

I went tonight to see the Pinky Silverberg Boxing Club event tonight in Ansonia. The first event with kids having a boxing bout after a 3 month after school program was fun. The kids really didn’t kno

4 hours ago

Ramblings of an EdMan (Site / Info)

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Editorial: The Good News

Pagan Perspectives When I began to write for The Wild Hunt, one of the first things I was asked by friend outside the Pagan community was, “What exactly is ‘Pagan news?'” My answer was, “You wouldn’t

10 hours ago

The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

Paganism Culture politics Perspectives The Wild Hunt Editorial

What's Your Hospitality Challenge?

Welcome the Stranger, part 3 We are not such a diverse lot ethnically, or in terms of socio-economic class. Yes, we do have members from various ethnicities and economic classes, but not in numbers pr

13 hours ago

The Liberal Pulpit (Site / Info)

radical hospitality

How is it that Unitarian Univeralists are a people of deep faith?

The wise person understands the Unitarian Univeralist covenant and practices it diligently. The average person likes the fellowship of UU and attends now and again. The foolish person has learned abou

14 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Tao Te Ching Principle 7 interdependent web

UU A Way Of Life ministries index - Suicide rate in the U.S. in 2016

Number of suicide deaths in the U.S. in 2016 = 45,000 Number of people killed by homicide in U.S. in 2015 = 17,000 Rank of sucide as a leading cause of death of people in whole population in U.S. = 10

16 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

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Thinking About Soto Zen in Long Beach (and the OC) & What It Can Mean for Zen Coming West

    Yesterday my friend  Sensei Gyokei Yokoyama sent a mailing out to the Soto Zen Monastic Practice Group that he leads and of which I am a member. It triggered a small cascade of thoughts. The first

16 hours ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

Uncategorized Soto Zen Zen in Long Beach Zen in Orange County Soto Zen in North America Gyokei Yokoyama

Tree of Life Hosts the Annual FaithBridge Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

The Tree of Life Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 5603 Bull Valley Road in McHenry, will host the 12th Annual FaithBridge Interfaith Thanksgiving Service this Sunday, November 19 at 7 p.m. Local B

16 hours ago

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

McHenry Illinois Tree of Life Unitarian Universalist Congregation Tree of life Adult Choir Creg Rajsky drum circle FaithBridge food pantries Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

“Family Curse”

I like to follow news related to subjects I’m researching, or have researched. That his how I became aware of the tragic story of an 18 year-old who died from an overdose. The reason I learned about i

16 hours ago

Story and Self (Site / Info)

mental health Lord Alfred Douglas

What is happening, energy edition

From Michael Lewis' new book, The Fifth Risk, why we can't have nice things. John MacWilliams had enjoyed success in the free market that the employees of the Heritage Foundation might only fantasize

17 hours ago

fortboise.org (Site / Info)

bridges and color wheels.

Yesterday in the wood shop at the Clear Spring School, we tested student bridges to see if we could break them by applying weight. The weight was applied by standing on them. The maximum weight was ap

18 hours ago

Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Oak Leaf Rainbow

I seem to be writing on trees these days.  This morning, I happened to notice this photo I took a month ago, rainbow colored leaves of the white oak.  I want to share it just because it is beautiful.

20 hours ago

Finding Our Way Home (Site / Info)

spirituality beauty leaves Awake to Earth trees White Oak

Ask Alexa: How does a person achieve bliss in his/her life?

Alexa - How does a person achieve bliss in his/her life? There are many ways and in the Unitarian Universalist tradition bliss is achieved by covenanting with others to affirm and promote seven princi

20 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Ask Alexa

My Kind Of Church Music - Homeward Bound, Paul Simon and Willie Nelson

20 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

My Kind Of Church Music

Religious Liberalism Flowered in Poland but Driven into Exile

Krakow--Cracovia--in the late 16th Century during the rule of Magnate John Saieninius. On November 17, 1599 the Polish magnate John Saieninius, the ruler of Krakow, after listening carefully to a deba

21 hours ago

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

Unitarianism Poland Radical Reformation Faustus Socinus Polish Brethren Racovian Catechism Jesuits exile John II Casmir John Saieninius Krakow Rakow Sigsmund II Augustus toleration

Annotated Prison Writings and an Oscar Wilde What If?

Recently I started reading The Annotated Prison Writing of Oscar Wilde edited by Nicholas Frankel. It reminded me of what led me on my Oscar’s Ghost journey to begin with: my fascination with Wilde’s

21 hours ago

Story and Self (Site / Info)

literature Oscar Wilde Books and Reading

Carried

One of the hard parts of being an adult is that you don’t get to have that lovely experience of being carried, safe in the arms of someone who loves you. And yet those who have loved us continue to ca

21 hours ago

Daily Compass (Site / Info)

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18 November 2018 All-Ages Thanksgiving Worship and Feast

Please join us on Sunday (18 November 2018) at 11:00 AM for our annual all-ages Thanksgiving service, communion ritual, and feast — “Finding Gratitude” by Rev. Barbara Jarrell. As we do each year, we

1 day ago

Announcements – All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church of Shreveport, Louisiana (Site / Info)

Events Worship Religious Education communication Minister

Our Whole Lives Grades 10-12 Sexuality Education Parent Orientation (26 November 2018)

NOW (National Organization for Women) Shreveport – Bossier and All Souls in partnership are offering a parent / caregiver orientation for the Our Whole Lives (OWL) comprehensive sexuality education cu

1 day ago

Announcements – All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church of Shreveport, Louisiana (Site / Info)

Events social justice communication

What to do with racist dead white men

Should we repudiate dead white men who made racist comments? To make it a Unitarian Universalist question: Theodore Parker was an abolitionist. But as has been documented by Mark Morrison-Reed and oth

1 day ago

Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

Theology

No 18 November 2018 Adult Religious Education Class

No 9:15 AM adult religious education class this Sunday (18 November 2018) due to preparation for our annual Thanksgiving worship service and potluck. Our 9:15 AM adult religious education class will r

1 day ago

Announcements – All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church of Shreveport, Louisiana (Site / Info)

Religious Education