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Open to Joy

December 16, 2020 - 3:46am

Elea Kemler

The stories remind us there is still and always joy in this world, but it usually comes right alongside the struggle.

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The Only Thing More Powerful Than a Story

December 14, 2020 - 11:07am

Meck Groot

“Whenever we try to envision a world without war, without violence, without prisons, without capitalism,” writes Walidah Imarisha, “we are engaging in speculative fiction. All organizing is science fiction. Organizers and activists dedicate their lives to creating and envisioning another...

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Worthy of Beauty

December 9, 2020 - 3:15am

Paul S Sawyer

This is a "love saves" story.

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From The UUA President: In This Holiday Season, May We Simply Be

December 3, 2020 - 10:09am

Susan Frederick-Gray

Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray shares her wishes for all in this holiday season, that we may have time to rest, that we tend to our grief and our joy, and that we make space for spiritual care and renewal.

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A Holy Impatience

December 2, 2020 - 3:17am

Robin Tanner

This year, the Advent season seems particularly seized by a spirit of the expected, the longing.

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Unitarian Universalists supported safe, accessible, fair voting on Election Day

December 1, 2020 - 9:00am

Elaine McArdle

Unitarian Universalists monitored polls, practiced de-escalation, and offered water, masks, and music to people waiting to vote.

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The Eternal, Calling

November 25, 2020 - 3:27am

Jake Morrill

The wilderness alongside every moment, sprawling in each direction, holds more than the silence that theologians imagine of God.

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Remembering Our Gifts

November 24, 2020 - 6:39am

Wren Bellavance-Grace

It’s been a hard fall. We made it through a virtual summer after our very first all-virtual General Assembly last June - and here we are already anticipating another all-virtual GA in June of 2021. The election season was both astonishing and surreal. As I write this, many of us are preparing for..

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Remembering Our Gifts

November 24, 2020 - 6:39am

Wren Bellavance-Grace

It’s been a hard fall. We made it through a virtual summer after our very first all-virtual General Assembly last June - and here we are already anticipating another all-virtual GA in June of 2021. The election season was both astonishing and surreal. As I write this, many of us are preparing for..

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A Prayer for This Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 20, 2020 - 6:21am

Susan Frederick-Gray

My prayer on this Transgender Day of Remembrance is for the senseless acts of transantagonistic violence to end. And that we may all take on the work to disrupt the systems and cultures that perpetuate this violence.

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From The UUA President: Lean Into What You Love

November 19, 2020 - 9:49am

Susan Frederick-Gray

This is a time to remember our collective resilience and ability to protect each other, to defend democracy, and to organize unfailingly for justice, equity and dignity.

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Allowing Chaos

November 18, 2020 - 3:22am

Taryn Strauss

We seek blessed assurance through pandemic chaos, relentless loss, and unimaginable stress.

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Spiritual Leadership

November 16, 2020 - 11:31am
What Is Spiritual Leadership? Spiritual Leadership is an orientation, a way of living and being in the world. It is living our deepest values guided by connection. It is doing what is ours to do, giving our unique gifts to the world....

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From The UUA President: Honoring Indigenous Ancestors, Experiences and Traditions

November 12, 2020 - 7:58am

Susan Frederick-Gray

You are invited to join in a series of virtual events Nov. 19-26 to live into the Action of Immediate Witness passed at GA 2020, to "Address 400 Years of White Supremacist Colonialism."

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Risking in the Time of Change

November 11, 2020 - 11:04am

Hilary Allen

Earlier this year, just as the reality of the pandemic was unfolding, the New England Region was planning to host a workshop on “Faithful Risking,” one of our Practices of Spiritual Leadership. Ultimately we ended up cancelling the workshop. While we could have adapted to an online format,...

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Responsible for the World

November 11, 2020 - 3:46am

Erica Shadowsong

We are all in this together, and when bad things happen that are preventable by human means, we are all implicated.

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