How to survive the apocalypse
Under the weight of destruction, / we will need the strong shelter / of forgiveness and the deeper wells / that give the sweet water of welcome
UUA: Congregational ministries are essential, but should remain virtual only
Unitarian Universalist Association urges its congregations to plan on virtual-only gatherings for next twelve months as COVID-19 continues to endanger lives.
Kindness to the thousandth generation
We matter and our actions matter in ways much broader and deeper than we could ever know.
Spiritual friendship and social justice
The Transcendentalists practiced the art of forming and maintaining spiritual friendships transcending differences of gender, social location, theology, politics, and race.
‘We must continue to choose each other’
Highlights from the UUA General Assembly in Spokane, Washington, June 19–23.
We are the ones we’re waiting for
Like other young gay men of my generation, I had few role models in the 1980s. I’m wrestling with the reality that I am now an elder.
We need an intersectional approach to justice making
I thought I was traveling to Detroit to participate in a think tank, but it was so much deeper and more profound than that.
Three commandments: stay, learn, go
A Gary Snyder poem helps me find my way in our messed-up world.
Creating a symbol of our times
‘We need interreligious scholarship that is beyond coexistence and dialogue. That gets to our need for co-resistance.’
Keeping cyberspace free
What will come of the 1990s’ most astonishing communication development, the World Wide Web—brainchild of a Massachusetts UU, Tim Berners-Lee?
A story of light and darkness
The light and the dark are like twins.
The ‘UU everyperson’ of her generation
Highlights from an interview with the outgoing moderator of the UUA, Denise Davidoff.