The cup is what holds the light
It is easy to hold up a light and declare that everyone is welcome. It is harder to build a place where everyone is truly at home.
The power of we
Questions probing the heart of Unitarian Universalism.
‘We must continue to choose each other’
Highlights from the UUA General Assembly in Spokane, Washington, June 19–23.
Nothing we do will be perfect
To work for justice, religious liberals should let perfectionism go.
‘No time for a casual faith’: Watch the 2018 General Assembly’s Sunday worship service
‘As Unitarian Universalists, we are first and foremost religious communities that practice love as our foundation—and we are living in times of heartbreak, violence, and pain.’
Field notes for the resistance
How to defend the values we uphold.
Catharsis ≠ progress
I worry that we will fall victim to the progressive habit of declaring victory too early.
The power of ‘yes’
Saying ‘no’ can be powerful; it’s saying ‘yes’ that changes the world.
A mixture of triumph and pain
The UUA General Assembly in Portland, Oregon, contained a mixture of triumph and pain that reflects the state of our movement and the state of America.