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Chalices, doodling, and meditation

Spirit

Chalices, doodling, and meditation

Meditative doodling as a Unitarian Universalist spiritual practice.

Cynthia Landrum | 9/22/2014 | Fall 2014

In hopes of traveling light

Life

In hopes of traveling light

Some people seek balance and stability, but I like to be off-kilter.

Jane Ranney Rzepka | 9/8/2014

A kind of mirror

Spirit

A kind of mirror

I never considered myself a visual artist, but then, I never expected to have cancer.

Jonah Eller-Isaacs | 8/11/2014 | Summer 2014

When pigs fly

Life

When pigs fly

Do we try too hard to grasp joy when it comes?

Meg Barnhouse | 8/4/2014

Remembering Pete

Spirit

Remembering Pete

To be honest, I still want to grow up to be like Pete Seeger.

Daniel S. Schatz | 7/14/2014 | Summer 2014

Opportunities are always there

From the president

Opportunities are always there

Thriving congregations have leaders who seize the opportunities before them rather than cling to plans that are no longer viable.

Peter Morales | 6/23/2014 | Summer 2014

Our visit to Chernobyl

Embracing ‘and’

Life

Embracing ‘and’

Religious pluralism was as much a part of our lives as the Southern drawl that flavored our interactions.

Jaclyn Kottman | 6/9/2014 | Summer 2014

Growing up on Star Island

Reflections

Growing up on Star Island

Looking back on my summers spent at a beloved Unitarian Universalist retreat.

Emma Whitford | 4/28/2014 | Spring 2014

War zone sabbatical

Feature

War zone sabbatical

I went to Afghanistan and Iraq to learn something about hope.

Tim Kutzmark | 4/14/2014 | Spring 2014

Beyond comprehension

Spirit

Beyond comprehension

Visiting Auschwitz, the imagination can only handle so much.

Sonja L. Cohen | 3/31/2014 | Spring 2014

Fellowship days

Life

Fellowship days

I remember the truth and the love and the social justice, but also the cartwheels and the donuts.

Jane Ranney Rzepka | 3/24/2014

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