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Because “As long as they’re having fun” is not enough

There are six words that I hear fairly often in Unitarian Universalist churches in discussing the religious experiences of our UU children and youth. They are six words that apparently sound innocuous

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A container for grace: reflections on white people, privilege, and pitchforks

These past couple of months, I have been dealing with the fallout from a mistake I made in trying to talk meaningfully about my own white privilege. I shared a facebook post from a seminarian of color

03/31/2015 05:17:20 PM

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It’s Not About You: finding slow church in a quickie culture

My husband and I fumbled toward regular church attendance like awkward teenagers might feel their way to third base. We were shy and shamefaced, almost desperate to connect with the larger something w

03/22/2015 06:31:41 PM

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Goofus and Gallant: interview how-tos for seminarians

Dear Readers: Raising Faith is delighted to bring you guest posts from ministers–those who have walked in your shoes, and those who, like the Rev. Meg Riley, just might ask you to come walk awhile alo

02/23/2015 10:19:21 PM

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What we learned when we didn’t get divorced

A tale of a time when we walked right to the edge . . . and what brought us back. Continue reading →

02/07/2015 06:00:08 PM

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