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The great cycle of birth, death, liberation and rebirth is celebrated across the world’s religions: Easter, Eostre, Passover, Moksha. The week-long observance of Passover starts April 11. What do you leave behind in order to be free? What must we collectively leave behind to be free?
With deregulation of polluting industries, dismissal of climate science, dismantling of governmental structures of environmental protection, we recommit ourselves as a Green Sanctuary, to the vision and work of sustainability and responsibility to the interdependent web of life.
Sometimes growth is thrust upon us. Some opportunities for growth are eagerly embraced. Some we miss because they are concealed or cryptic. Some we resist, or turn our backs so we needn’t acknowledge their presence.
#UUWhiteSupremacyTeachIn!!** “I don’t like that phrase? Are you talking about me? What is White Supremacy? Exposing our hidden self.” Franklin Swinehart is a Nursing Home Administrator who serves Edgewood Manor in Port Clinton, Ohio. Frank has worked in healthcare for his whole career, with facilities located from country areas to inner city neighborhoods. Franklin is […]
Whether we raise human children or not, we are all asked to mother spiritually: To provide safe, loving space for something or someone to realize their potential and come to life. And we also celebrate Flower Communion: Bring a flower to honor what you are mothering this year.
Come reflect on what or whom you honor on Memorial Day, what this holiday means to us and what it asks of us as Americans.
Have you ever felt powerless and limited in your ability to do more? Of course, at some point in our lives we all have felt this way and unable to meet even our own requirements. Yet, what if we are faced with resisting injustice and faithless policies, what if we have declining health, are advanced […]
When our government bans Muslims, goes after immigrants, normalizes violence against people of color, weakens environmental protection; threatens to defund the United Nations, we hear, “That’s not America.” Who are we and who do we dream of becoming? How do UU principles awaken us to American dreams for a future we help create?