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Follow the Ant (Science and Scientific Thinking)

This is the first of two pieces on skills needed to function well in a complicated world. This time, I’ll explore science and scientific thinking.  I’ll list and discuss some resources for encouraging

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Quarks and Quirks (Site / Info)

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Embracing a New Universalism

Embracing a new universalism We find our completeness in knowing that we are woven out of each other and the cosmos itself. By James Ishmael Ford The spiritual tradition of Unitarian Universalism is r

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Monkey Mind (Site / Info)


Happy Labor Day

To cheer you up on Labor Day 2014, here are some reports on labor issues from various sources: Yesterday, the San Francisco Chronicle pointed out that most tech companies in the Bay Area neither suppo

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Yet Another Unitarian Universalist (Site / Info)

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The First Week of September is the Loneliest Time in Church

So I haven't gotten tired of waving at people yet.  This past week as folks have returned from various points there has been a rush of friendly greetings from cars and sidewalks.  In the coffee shop I

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Burbania Posts! (Site / Info)

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September 2014 Newsletter Now Online

The September 2014 Newsletter can be found online here.

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

CFP for ASWM 2015 Symposium

The Association for the Study of Women and Mythology (ASWM) has issued a Call for Proposals for presentations at its 2015 Symposium to be held April 11, 2015 in Portland, Oregon. The theme of the Symp

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Medusa Coils (Site / Info)

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Pagan Community Notes: RIP Jeff Rosenbaum, Climate March, Curriculum Reform, Polythiest.com, Honoring Margot Adler, and More!

Pagan Community Notes is a series focused on news originating from within the Pagan community. Reinforcing the idea that what happens to and within our organizations, groups, and events is news, and n

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

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Growing the Beloved Community, Twelve Months a Year

Originally posted on UU Fellowship of the Peninsula: For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard Not long after I’d moved to Connecticut in early 2001, I learned that there was a Unitarian

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Life's Too Short To Sing The Melody (Site / Info)



A few months ago, I received an invitation to audition for Jeopardy. Competing on the trivia show has been a life-long ambition of mine, and this is the second time I’ve gone through an in-person audi

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Unitarian Church of Los Alamos (Site / Info)


I Would Like to Introduce Myself

Dear Members and Friends of the Unitarian Church of Los Alamos, I would like to introduce myself to you as your new Director of Lifespan Religious Exploration. My name is Tina DeYoe and I am very much

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Unitarian Church of Los Alamos (Site / Info)


Some of Our Achievements and Challenges of This Last Month

It is hard to believe that August is almost gone and we are speeding towards colder weather! As we move into the fall and a new church year, I want to highlight some of our achievements and challenges

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Unitarian Church of Los Alamos (Site / Info)


My point about this Picture

Maybe I shouldn't get concerned when people misunderstood what I am trying to say in this blog. Maybe that is a inevitable fact of life, in blogging. Some people did not understand my preaching either

11 hours ago

thelivelytradition (Site / Info)

Sarajevo, Ferguson, and Powder Kegs

“Don’t challenge the police” is the equivalent of posting a no smoking sign on a leaking pile of high explosives – it may be good advice, but it’s grossly inadequate to prevent a disaster.

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John Beckett (Site / Info)

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labor day...

It is odd that we celebrate labor by taking a day off from it... whereas those who do not labor might better celebrate labor by doing some more of it for a change. Those who live in the purely academi

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Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

"That's a fact" - the two sides of life

I was first introduced to the writing of Linda McCullough Moore when her short story, “On My Own Way Now,” appeared in the April, 2014, issue of The Sun Magazine. I was so taken by it, and blessed by

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UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)


Labor Day

Our comfort and safety depends on the work of so many people whose efforts are often invisible to us: agricultural workers, power line repairers, people who maintain sewers…the list goes on and on. Wh

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Daily Compass (Site / Info)


September 1 – Moon Garden

Maybe I’m behind the curve, but I’ve only recently discovered the concept of a moon garden.  I was reading a new book by Episcopal priest and author Barbara Brown Taylor, “Learning to Walk in the Dark

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Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

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When Your Plans Fall Apart You Grow Wings

The ballet dancer David Hallberg tweeted this picture of one of his famous feet encased in a cast following an operation that has sidelined him for the rest of this season. I am sure resting and recup

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Author Laura Lee (Site / Info)

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Is Joseph Gordon-Levitt the Reincarnation of Andre Gide?

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Author Laura Lee (Site / Info)

Literature Random

It’s Labor Day—The Working Class Holiday Choice on the Rebound

Patriotic Labor was a theme of early celebrations   Note:  Versions of this post have appeared on other Labor Days, but the lesson never gets old. It officially Labor Day in the United States, a Feder

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

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