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The stages of rest

The stages of rest

Four stages of burnout and recovery as the church year draws to a close.

Doug Muder | 6/9/2008

The daffodil rescue mission

The daffodil rescue mission

People say, ‘Bloom where you’re planted,’ but things happen.

Meg Barnhouse | 5/5/2008

Music programs key to congregational life

Music programs key to congregational life

Growing diversity in music characterizes Unitarian Universalism today.

Donald E. Skinner | 3/31/2008 | Spring 2008

Recycling an old church

Recycling an old church

Elements from a 1911 church are incorporated into a new sanctuary for Unitarian Universalists in Peoria.

Jane Greer | 12/31/2007 | Winter 2007

Congregations welcome transgender people

Congregations welcome transgender people

Unitarian Universalist churches, General Assembly affirm transgender people.

Donald E. Skinner | 11/23/2007 | Winter 2007

Starting a new congregation from scratch

Starting a new congregation from scratch

'There are more people here interested in what we have to offer than you might think.'

Donald E. Skinner | 10/22/2007 | Fall 2007

Spiritual landmark in Second Life

Spiritual landmark in Second Life

Building a Unitarian Universalist church in a virtual reality world.

Jane Greer | 10/22/2007 | Fall 2007

The floating life

The floating life

Going with the flow sounds nice, until the river tries to kill you.

Meg Barnhouse | 9/17/2007

Midweek church nights build spirit

Midweek church nights build spirit

Dinner, programs, and worship for all ages bring people together on weeknights.

Tom Stites | 7/30/2007 | Summer 2007

Fireworks at the wedding

Fireworks at the wedding

Fireworks and church may not seem to go together, but in my family they do.

Meg Barnhouse | 7/2/2007

Excess baggage

Excess baggage

I decided that this was an auspicious moment to have a discussion with my older child about ‘nonmaterialism.’

Barbara Merritt | 7/2/2007

Interfaith community groups leverage power

Interfaith community groups leverage power

More than 100 Unitarian Universalist congregations participate in congregation-based community organizing.

Donald E. Skinner | 3/26/2007 | Spring 2007

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