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My faith keeps showing up for me

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My faith keeps showing up for me

Sure, I have pink hair, and sure, I love to dance all night to a raucous feminist punk band, but my participation in a faith community is what sets me apart from my peers.

Kate Landis 9/1/2020

Recognizing lament

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Recognizing lament

How might a Unitarian Universalist ritual of lament help when you are driven to cry out?

Myriam Renaud 9/1/2020

Prayer is an act of preparation

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Prayer is an act of preparation

‘In the midst of crisis or heartbreak, a regular spiritual practice can help us find the capacity to remain present to our emotions and experiences without cutting them off or turning away.’

Susan Frederick-Gray 6/1/2020

A practice of relationality

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A practice of relationality

Prayer creates relationship where otherwise there might be none.

Manish Mishra-Marzetti 6/1/2020

A practice of sacred conversations

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A practice of sacred conversations

‘I learned prayer was about connection to the holy in one another and the holy that was greater than us.’

Jennifer Kelleher 6/1/2020

Spiral spiritual practice

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Spiral spiritual practice

How might we make our way through this strange and scary time called COVID-19, resilient and pointed toward collective liberation?

Karen G. Johnston 6/1/2020

How are you caring for your spirit?

From the president

How are you caring for your spirit?

It is essential that we find ways to breathe life into that which reminds us of our power, our humanity, our compassion, and our interdependence.

Susan Frederick-Gray 3/1/2020 Spring 2020

Shirley, Goodness and Mercy

Creations

Shirley, Goodness and Mercy

‘The more I worked with it, the more I liked the idea of God’s grace as three sweet teenagers following me around.’

Barbara Gadon 12/30/2019 Winter 2019

Allowing meditation to be messy

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Allowing meditation to be messy

We need to rethink what ‘successful’ meditation looks like.

Becky Brooks 11/18/2019 Winter 2019

Spirituality on the go

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Spirituality on the go

New mobile app from the UUA offers worship resources for groups and individuals.

Staff Writer 11/1/2019 Winter 2019

Moving mountains one stone at a time

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Moving mountains one stone at a time

As Unitarian Universalists, our journey is to transform the big and the small, to transform ourselves, and to transform the world.

Elizabeth Nguyen 8/12/2019 Summer 2019

The black oak is a bodhisattva

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The black oak is a bodhisattva

Simply by existing, it serves many others. For human beings, the work of the bodhisattva is a path of kindness, the choice to serve others as a way of life.

Stephanie Kaza 8/5/2019 Summer 2019

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