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Clara Barton and the Founding of the American Red Cross

On May 21, 1881 Clara Barton, already famed for her tireless work as a Civil War nurse , organized the founding meeting of the Association of the American Red Cross (later the American Red Cross) in t

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

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Sermon: Unitarian Christianity (Easter 2019)

as preached at the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Houston, Museum District campus, April 21, 2019 Happy Easter! It is good to be with you. Holiday services like these always bring together a s

04/23/2019 02:35:51 PM

Colin Bossen: Preacher, Writer, Organizer (Site / Info)

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April 22, 2019

Rev. Kit Ketcham's  April 21 sermon "EASTER THROUGH A UU LENS"  can be found on her blog: mskittyssaloonandroadsho w.blogspot.com           As Veja and I worked together on this Easter service, we not

04/22/2019 09:10:38 PM

Ms. Kitty's Saloon and Road Show (Site / Info)

Mama Bunny

My mother,  Wanda, thoroughly grokked celebrations and gifts. She was better at those than I am or shall ever be. Come Easter, yes of course, we did church (as every week) and the mandatory dressed up

03/26/2018 02:40:17 PM

Harrumph! (Site / Info)

church Family Childhood

We Can’t Just Wait

I preached this sermon at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Peninsula on February 26th 2017. I was an impatient child. I wasn’t very good at waiting for ordinary things, but I was particula

01/15/2018 11:14:39 AM

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

sermon racial justice #blacklivesmatter direct action

Easter Sunday and Flower Communion

My hope is that we’ll believe that our own lives and zest for living may be resurrected from whatever deadens us, especially fear, loneliness, despair and apathy. The gospel according to Luke . . . an

04/16/2017 06:20:48 PM

Terry – NWUUC (Site / Info)

Sermons

Honored

I am sooo excited to see that my sermon "Jesus: What is He Good For" was published in the Easter edition of the Good News Journal that the UU Christian Fellowship puts out!!!  Thank you for including

03/28/2016 06:12:00 PM

Everyday Unitarian (Site / Info)

Rev. Claire’s Blog: Wake Up!

Dear Follen, This month’s theme is not just a word; it is an imperative! “Wake Up!” What does that mean to me? Well, I was inspired first by Easter, which is early this year, March 27. The Easter stor

03/03/2016 11:27:03 AM

Follen Community Church (Site / Info)

Around the Octagon

Easter: Our Yearly Reminder That We Really Are Trash

Here we are again in the middle of Easter weekend, and throughout progressive Christian churches and circles you will hear sermons and read articles which try to shed a different light on the Jesus st

04/05/2015 12:24:14 PM

The Loving Room (Site / Info)

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Storm Approaching California

Storm Approaching Coastal California I have waxed often about the sea: its peacefulness (hence named Pacific), its nurturing qualities, and that incredibly arousing aroma of wind and water. But yester

12/08/2014 09:06:00 AM

Mediterranean Wisdom (Site / Info)

God of Surprises

Easter Homily April 20, 2013 We know the story well enough by now, don’t we? Two days after their teacher, their friend, their brother, had been killed The women closest to him went to prepare his bod

04/20/2014 05:50:38 AM

pastor prayers (Site / Info)

Ordination Sermon

When I remember Grandmommy’s house…

When I remember Grandmommy’s house, it’s always Summer.  Or maybe Spring.  It’s at least warm enough to be outside.  We played outside a lot.  I have memories of poking underneath her azalea bushes, l

02/14/2014 06:21:46 PM

The Spirit Within (Site / Info)

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Reproductive Justice Advocacy Conference Calls

JOIN THE REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE ADVOCACY COMMUNITY Are you interested in helping your congregation join the fight for reproductive justice? Get involved in the UUA's advocacy community for monthly oppor

11/15/2013 04:41:49 PM

CERG News (Site / Info)

CERG News

Commensality and Radical Hospitality: Axis of the Table

[from an Easter address] I find Jesus’s life, as demythologized and revivified by thoughtful scholar/theologians, compelling. For example, I’ve long had my eyes open to the phenomenon of food and eati

06/25/2012 04:22:00 PM

Ed Searl's Journal: In My Estimation (Site / Info)

commensality radical hospitality

Lego Church Video...

If you're looking for a nice change from me talking about Lego, Technology, and Spirituality, check this out... You can watch me talk about Lego, Technology, and Spirituality, on the Radical Spirit we

04/09/2012 06:49:23 PM

Sacred Lego (Site / Info)

Happy Pascha!

This year, Easter and Passover happen to coincide in the modern Jewish and Western calendars.  They don't always, but it's a helpful reminder of the oft-underemphasized reality that on historical and

04/08/2012 06:11:00 AM

the Socinian (Site / Info)

TourChats is live video show for cycling fans

Interactive format gives online audience opportunity to be part of show Greenville, SC – TourChats, the only live weekly cycling talk show, is entering its fourth month with several great guests booke

11/16/2011 11:26:59 AM

Browne Eye Media (Site / Info)

Press Release

SYLLABUS

I have been contracted as a Professor for Cherry Hill Seminary, and I'm teaching this course in Spring 2011. Liturgical Design: Beyond the Wheel of the Year Cherry Hill Seminary Spring 2011, Monday 8

02/14/2011 11:21:06 PM

Michael Walker (Site / Info)

Cherry Hill Seminary Pagan liturgy course chs syllabus

"When a Finn talks to you in an elevator ...

"When a Finn talks to you in an elevator, either it is spring (and they can't contain themselves) or they are drunk." So says my hairdresser, and I think he is right. Someone spoke to me in the elevat

05/06/2010 04:41:28 AM

The Forest and The Trees (Site / Info)

finnish humor what do you like about Finland

A Finnish Easter Weekend

Easter in Finland means everything closes for 4 days (from Good Friday to Easter Monday) and half the population leaves town for cabins, relatives, spas or other holiday fun. The remaining folks go to

04/05/2010 11:19:16 PM

The Forest and The Trees (Site / Info)

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