Visiting our First Source at the hospital
Megan has a terminal illness. Ralph has to make a huge decision. I plunge into their spiritual and religious landscapes. I do not see spirituality as disappearing, but as being present everywhere.
Holiday traditions, tangled up like lights
The holiday season can be a tangled web of memory, tradition, longing, and joy.
‘The Perils of Pauline’: Being kind to myself
Allowing myself to see my injuries and pain as ‘not my fault’ is a spiritual challenge.
Kwanzaa brings multifaith family together
As a Unitarian Universalist, Kwanzaa gives me—and my multifaith family—a chance to reflect on our commitments to our most deeply held principles.
Here come the awkward holidays
There are people who say they love us, but who voted for someone whose policies and promises threaten us and our beloveds.
Raising UU interfaith ambassadors
We must help Unitarian Universalist children and youth engage deeply with a variety of faith traditions.
A record of things wonderful
An atheist reckons with God, kids, and the Unitarian Universalist church.
Piecing myself back together
There’s a fine line between medicine and poison, powerlessness and agency.
What to do about Christmas?
A Unitarian Universalist family rejects, then embraces, holiday season rituals and traditions.
Three mothers and many children to a room
Unitarian Universalists call attention to new detention centers holding hundreds of immigrant families.
For love and justice
Unitarian Universalists mobilize in response to laws that tear families apart and abuse immigrants. In Denver, the fight is personal.
Holidays: Time for interfaith dialogue with your parents
Modeling the tolerance and respect you want from your parents or in-laws.