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A nation of immigrants

Reflections

A nation of immigrants

I couldn't help but connect the plight of these migrants to my own family history.

Margaret Regan | 1/3/2011 | Winter 2010

Stop the elevator; I'm not done

Ideas

Stop the elevator; I'm not done

If someone on an elevator asked you what Unitarian Universalism is, could you answer before one of you reached your destination?

Doug Muder | 12/27/2010

Making it through

Feature

Making it through

She stomped up and down the aisles until she saw her Christmas tree.

Meg Barnhouse | 12/20/2010

Stirring up gratitude

Spirit

Stirring up gratitude

In a flash, memories of joy and sorrow mingle in thanksgiving.

James Ishmael Ford | 11/22/2010

Sudden death

Life

Sudden death

The real sting of death is the thought that all life’s possibilities were supposed to wait until I got around to paying attention.

Doug Muder | 10/18/2010

The spirituality of service

Feature

The spirituality of service

Giving our time to our congregations can be spiritually transformative.

| 9/13/2010 | Fall 2010

Our ability to break keeps us alive

Spirit

Our ability to break keeps us alive

Our ability to break and heal keeps us alive and makes us stronger.

David Pyle | 8/16/2010

What dreams may come

Bookshelf

What dreams may come

Where should we assign the burden of proof for ideas about the afterlife?

Doug Muder | 7/26/2010 | Summer 2010

The catch

Life

The catch

I haven't played chess in decades, yet somehow I've ended up with a chess player's worldview.

Doug Muder | 6/14/2010

Yes, I've read the bill. It stinks.

Spirit

Yes, I've read the bill. It stinks.

We must respond with love to the fear that drives the debate about immigration.

James Ishmael Ford | 6/1/2010

Finding spirit in the sundown

Reflections

Finding spirit in the sundown

The only way to prepare for facing Alzheimer's is to remain attentive to the present moment.

Laura Randall | 3/22/2010 | Spring 2010

Mary Daly changed my life

Spirit

Mary Daly changed my life

I am not sorry that I used to be ‘one of those angry women.’

Meg Barnhouse | 2/15/2010

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