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Film footnotes

Ideas

Film footnotes

There are Unitarian Universalist angles to four prominent movies this season.

Christopher L. Walton 2/26/2018 Spring 2018

Turning towards each other

Spiritual landmarks

Turning towards each other

A post-fire redesign of this San José, California, church feels like ‘getting a hug from the building.’

Kenny Wiley 3/1/2018 Spring 2018

UUA honors Bradburds with new painting

Spirit

UUA honors Bradburds with new painting

Daniel Nevins’s painting ‘Love Is a Fearsome Thing’ honors longtime UUA supporters.

Staff Writer 3/1/2018 Spring 2018

Greta Gerwig, a ‘fly on the wall for my adolescence’

Ideas

Greta Gerwig, a ‘fly on the wall for my adolescence’

Three young ministers discuss Lady Bird, powerful storytelling, and hopes and possibilities for Unitarian Universalist ritual.

Aisha Ansano 12/14/2017

Deeper attention

Spirit

Deeper attention

Photography as a meditation.

Anitra Lavanhar 1/1/2018 Winter 2017

Signage

Creations

Signage

Encaustic and wax painting: figure and landscape.

Jane Cornish Smith 11/1/2017 Winter 2017

Responding to ‘The Call of Love’

Letters

Responding to ‘The Call of Love’

Letters and commentary on our story about Jason Shelton’s changes to the lyrics of his beloved song “We Are Standing on the Side of Love.”

Kenny Wiley 11/1/2017 Winter 2017

A gesture of love

Ideas

A gesture of love

When some felt excluded by his lyrics, Jason Shelton chose to reimagine ‘Standing on the Side of Love.’

Kimberly French 10/16/2017 Fall 2017

Creation: Fibonacci chalice

Creations

Creation: Fibonacci chalice

Kat Liu 9/1/2017 Fall 2017

Jazz tribute to Ruby Bridges

Life

Jazz tribute to Ruby Bridges

UU composer Darrell Grant honors 6-year-old’s bravery with new suite.

Kenny Wiley 9/1/2017 Fall 2017

Flowers on the altar

Spirit

Flowers on the altar

Arranging flowers is a form of moving meditation.

Debra Burrell 6/5/2017 Summer 2017

Creating a symbol of our times

Life

Creating a symbol of our times

‘We need interreligious scholarship that is beyond coexistence and dialogue. That gets to our need for co-resistance.’

Sonja L. Cohen 5/15/2017 Summer 2017

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