I’m chagrined to learn that our Christmas pageants have the birth in the stable all wrong.
Holidays: Time for interfaith dialogue with your parents
Modeling the tolerance and respect you want from your parents or in-laws.
Merry Christmas, Garrison Keillor!
One of the great things about Unitarian Universalism is that, just as we don’t all pray from the same prayer book, we don’t all sing from the same hymnal.
Christmas nostalgia for the family we never were
I never rode in a one-horse open sleigh or saw visions of sugarplums dance in my head.
The ghosts of Unitarian Christmas
It was Christmas Eve, a time when any sensible person stays safe in his house with a good book. But then Ben’s reading lamp burned out.
Mayhem and the manger
Why didn’t you warn me about Christmas pageants?
Ebenezer Scrooge’s conversion
Charles Dickens’s novels reflect the central ideas of nineteenth-century Unitarianism.
’Tis the season for your own family rituals
Many of us still struggle to find the right mix of family traditions for this time of year.
It came upon a Unitarian midnight clear
Edmund Hamilton Sears’s beloved carol longs for peace.