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Minister’s Musings — October 2019

  Love Beyond Words. That was the title of the sermon I preached last month on September 22.  In it, I told the story from the first chapter of the book, Testimony: The Transformative Power of Unitarian Universalism, in which a woman, new to a … read more.

Minister’s Musings — September 2019

I can’t tell you how excited I feel to be entering my fourth year serving The Unitarian Society (a Unitarian Universalist Congregation)!

 

My July included both vacation leave (spent much of it in New Mexico with a side trip to see family in Oregon) and study … read more.

Minister’s Musings — March 2019

Soul Matters Reflection: What Does It Mean To Be A People of Journey?

from the Soul Matters Sharing Circle

 

We UUs love to tell our journey stories. And hear each other’s journey stories. Whereas other religions have newcomers stand up and confess their fallen ways or declare … read more.

Minister’s Musings — February 2019

Listen to the question being asked, not the one you hear.

 

Do you know that story about the parent of a Kindergartener – maybe it’s first grade — who asks, with great seriousness ‘Mom, where do I come from?” The parent fills immediately with trepidation, having … read more.

Minister’s Musings – January 2019

“A chapel is where you can hear something beating below your heart.” (Pico Iyer)

 

If you are reading this soon after it arrived in your inbox, then it’s very likely that I am in the middle of a ten-day silent meditation retreat.  

 

Ten days. Silence.

 

I have … read more.