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"Justice, equity, and compassion in human relations now available on Amazon.com

As consistent readers of UU A Way Of Life on line magazine know, books based on articles on this magazine are being published and available from Amazon.com for personal reflection and group study. The

6 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)


The Inadequacy of Baptism by Tear Gas

For the last week, every time I’ve seen a photo of the people protesting in Ferguson, I’ve felt heartsick.  And ... Continue reading

9 hours ago

Rebel With A Label Maker (Site / Info)


Report Out from the FACT People Gathering, part 2

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11 hours ago

Growing Unitarian Universalism (Site / Info)


Habitat Celebration Service

There will be a Celebration Service for the Habitat Unity build at 6 pm on Friday, September 12  at the Temple, 5015 Harding Road.  This will be a great multi-faith gathering in preparation for our bu

12 hours ago

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Despite legal battle wins, Maetreum of Cybele may lose financial war

Maetreum of Cybele, a nonprofit religious organization, may be winning its legal battles against the Town of Catskill over a property tax exemption, but if the town’s alleged tactic of pushing them in

15 hours ago

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

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B. K. S. Iyengar Dies

I was driving into the office this morning when I learned from NPR that B. K. S. Iyengar died yesterday. He was ninety-five. Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar was born in 1918, and became one o

15 hours ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)


Be Amazed...

Be Amazed??? Here in Northwest Arkansas, a group of corporate benefactors including Walmart and theWalton Family Foundation, have invested in a new children's musuem called the Amazeum. The idea of it

16 hours ago

Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

Excluded by intersectionality

Over at my other blog, I've been doing a series of short posts recording cases that were overlooked by most identitarians because they involved white men, the people who are excluded by the bourgeois

16 hours ago

it's all one thing (Site / Info)

The Sacred in Music

Poetry and music engage us in ways beyond what can be contained in prose alone. Poetry uses language playfully to gesture beyond the more straightforward meaning of most texts, offering the possibilit

18 hours ago

Carl Gregg (Site / Info)


Encouragement to spiritual growth runs down hill

Unitarian Universalists are not known for their spirituality especially their mystical spirituality. The closest they can come to mysticism is probably their identification with the transcendentalists

18 hours ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)

Principle 3

Becoming an All-Expense Paid Guest of Uncle Sam—Cook County Jail

Note— The fifth installment in my on-going series of stories about my Draft Resistance during the Vietnam War, trial, and imprisonment. Moments after I entered the Federal Building to report for incar

20 hours ago

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

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August 21–The Garden: The Stages

I’ve been in the garden, gardening, planning to garden, and looking forward to gardening all my life.  Which is to say:  there are discernible phases to life, and the garden keeps reminding me. There

1 day ago

Words of Wisdom? (Site / Info)

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a simple rice cooker meal: polenta and black beans

For one: Put 1/4 cup polenta and 3/4 cup water in rice cooker. Drain a can of black beans. When the polenta is done, add half the beans to the cooker, put the other half in the fridge for something el

1 day ago

it's all one thing (Site / Info)


American Intifada: Ferguson and the coming insurrection

At the beginning of the trouble in Ferguson, Missouri, a friend wrote on his Facebook page, “What is going on in Ferguson?” To which I replied, “An American intifada.” To be sure, it is not a perfect

1 day ago

Held In The Light (Site / Info)

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UUA Statement on the Events in Ferguson, Mo.

The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued this statement following the continued violence in Ferguson, MO: “The images from Ferguson, Missouri, are prof

1 day ago

Blue Boat (Site / Info)

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Social Justice Saves

One Congregation – 3 Social Justice Ministries   The power of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron (Ohio) Social Justice Ministry on Immigration, Food Justice and LGBTQ Rights and Welcoming Cong

1 day ago

Blue Boat (Site / Info)

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The Only Fight

The symbol to the left is normally used to denote support for cancer awareness.  I’ve turned it upside down as a symbol of my commitment to end the cancer of racism.  Upside down, its shape is also a

1 day ago

spirituwellness (Site / Info)

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The blind leading the blind or a transcendent miracle?

In Chapter 9 of her book, The Green Boat: Reviving Ourselves in Our Capsized Culture , Mary Pipher writes about the growth the Nebraskan coalition to fight the TransCanada XL pipeline crossing their s

1 day ago

UU A Way Of Life (Site / Info)


No Parking

Who, do you suppose, really wants to park alongside this ramshackle building? And don’t they have larger concerns to worry about? And yet, so many of us expend energy defending ourselves against the r

1 day ago

Daily Compass (Site / Info)


#68 Suffering on Trial

In my latest article for the UU World magazine, “Suffering on Trial,” I explore how suffering plays a key role …<p>Continue reading →

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The Naked Theologian (Site / Info)

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