All updates

Displaying 1-20 of 2359 results.

Dan Berggren

Dan Berggren is a tradition-based songsmith who writes with honesty, humor and a strong sense of place. His concerts are engaging as he invites audiences to join in on songs that explore the lives of

1 hour ago

Quest for Meaning (Site / Info)


The Spiritual Legacy of John J. McNeill

By Mary E. Hunt Beacon Press author John J. McNeill died at the age of ninety on September 22, 2015 in Florida after a full and world-shaping life. He leaves literally thousands of survivors, people l

2 hours ago

Beacon Broadside (Site / Info)

Religion Queer Perspectives John J. McNeill The Church and the Homosexual


submitted by by Sandy Burkes-Campbell When I took over the UUFP presidency from Alan Sheeler in July I began to worry about our roof.  As a member of the planning committee I was aware of the problem,

3 hours ago

UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)


Yom Kippur -- A Turning Point

Reflections from Bev Becker, member, Jewish Heritage Group, DuPage UU Church What is Yom Kippur? Yom Kippur is the most solemn and sacred day of the Jewish New Year. Sometimes referred to as "The Days

3 hours ago

The Human Spirit (Site / Info)

Unitarian Universalism Love connection forgiveness joy Yom Kippur recovery reconciliation Amends Confession New Beginning Steps

I Will Fight No More Forever

Thunder Rolling Down the Valley--Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce. On October 5, 1877 Hinmuuttu-yalatlat —Thunder Rolling Down the Valley—surrendered the battered and exhausted survivors of his Willowa b

4 hours ago

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

retreat surrender Big Hole Fight Chief Joseph General Oliver Howard Hinmuuttu-yalatlat Nez Percé Thunder Rolling Down the Valley U.S. Army Willowa Valley

Pagan Community Notes: Madison Area PPD, Isobel Arthen, Texas Local Council and more!

[Pagan Community Notes is a weekly feature that highlights short stories and notes originating from within and affecting our collective communities. If you like reading this dedicated news every Monda

7 hours ago

The Wild Hunt | A modern Pagan perspective. (Site / Info)

Paganism Selena Fox Arias Faglar Badger Herald Black Trans Advocacy Circle Sanctuary diversity education Dr. Beth Fawcett Florence Edwards-Miller Humanistic Paganism Isobel Arthen Jessica Maus KZN Pagan Network Madison Area Pagan Pride Day Parliament of World Religions Prairie Land Public Radio South Coast Pagan Moots Texas Local Council Witches Almanac

And speaking of completely random

Google accidentally put their own domain name up for sale and this MBA candidate took a flyer and dropped $12 for the privilege of being king of the world for a few minutes. Probably just as well they

7 hours ago

fortboise.org (Site / Info)

More along the old-fashioned LinkedIn content

My attention for business news is "relaxed" these days, but I was piqued by something about RBI governor and repo rates and 6.75% and 4% and wondered whether it was a baseball story or if it was somet

8 hours ago

fortboise.org (Site / Info)

Happy birthday, Tawl!

Funkadelic guitarist Lucas “Tawl” Ross was born on this day in 1948.

8 hours ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)


Tips for Intentionally Inclusive Congregations

What Does Your Weekly Bulletin Say About You? It is easy to become so used to your weekly bulletin that you don’t see it in the same way a visitor might. Here are some ideas that will help ensure othe

9 hours ago

Canadian Unitarian Council (Site / Info)

Resources congregational life

LinkedIn suddenly relevant

Or at least catchy as all get-out in my inbox. I've been pretty good at keeping my response to eye-rolling rather than actually hitting the click bait, but this morning's email feed had me snapping ev

9 hours ago

fortboise.org (Site / Info)


The leader of last weekend’s retreat, process philosopher and poet Christina Hutchins, invited us to write poems, prompted by and including a question by Pablo Neruda. She posted a dozen around the ro

10 hours ago

Sermons in Stones (Site / Info)

Poetry sermons and writings

‘Come and join us’

Enthusiastic and growing, a lay-led Colorado fellowship invites its first minister.

14 hours ago

uuworld.org: latest stories (Site / Info)

October 5–Losing the Conversation

I watched several social media conversations unfold this past weekend about the mass murder at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.  They went something like this: Person A:  If those students had all

15 hours ago

Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

loss UU 1st Principle UU 2nd Principle UU 3rd Principle UU 4th Principle

The Leaf is Singing Still

I love the imagery of the poem “What Can I Say” by Mary Oliver from her book “Swan: Poems and Prose Poems.” The songs of nature are always there but we often don’t hear them. Don’t forget to get away

22 hours ago

Ramblings of an EdMan (Site / Info)


Epictetus from the Handbook

40.  Praise beauty and that’s what’s prized. Praise justice and the  same thing happens.  Tagged: #poem #poetry, #Stoicism, philosophy

23 hours ago

Theopoetics (Site / Info)

Poetry philosophy #Stoicism #poem #poetry

Introductions to Universalism

A nice chat with other member of Universalist National Memorial Church after services today, over coffee. As sometimes happens, the matter of books came up, which merged with another comment about Hos

1 day ago

Boy in the Bands (Site / Info)

Universalism Universalist history Universalist identity

A Global Look: Pagans, Heathens, Polytheists discuss Pope Francis

[When you support The Wild Hunt, you are supporting independent, reader-funded journalism. If you enjoy reading our work each day, consider donating to our Wild Hunt Fall Fund Drive today. It is you t

1 day ago

The Wild Hunt | A modern Pagan perspective. (Site / Info)

Paganism Pope Francis Catholicism Atiwan Kongsorn Babette Petiot Catholic Church Damon Leff Dana Eilers Dr. Karl E. H. Seigfried Erick DuPree Esteban Sevilla Quiros Galina Krasskova Gwiddon Harvester Illy Ra Konrad Reinhold Michelle Claire White Sable Aradia Tuula Muukka

A New High at UUFP!

We’ve doubled what we had through today with checks and Vanco!   Be a part of raising a new roof!

1 day ago

UU Fellowship of the Peninsula (Site / Info)


The Man Who Could Not Go Home Again —Thomas Wolfe

The Playbill from the original 1958 Broadway production of Look Homward Angel with Tony Perkins as Eugene Gant. Not quite a decade later a high school production introduced me to Thomas Wolfe.  It was

1 day ago

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

novel play Asheville Edward Aswell Esther Bernstein Harper Bros. Look Homeward Angel Maxwell Perkins North Carolina Scribner’s Thomas Wolfe You Can't Go Home Again.