After all those years of struggle and pain, we seem only halfway toward basic equality for everyone. Fear and loathing are still far too common. But culture is shifting faster than ever. Black Lives Matter is causing us to rethink. And … read more.
The democratic process is partly liberal religion’s creation, and its bedrock. The idea that the people are sovereign–and not a king, a ‘great leader,’ or a junta, or plutocrats–is fundamental. Paired with that is the right to act on the basis of conscience. … read more.
Words by Rev. Tim
The motive and methods of Servant Leadership become a spiritual practice. For like spiritual practice, it demands that we open our heart to connect to a power and truth greater than our own. Like spiritual practice, it demands a heightened awareness … read more.
Join us this Sunday December 16 at 10:30 am for a Winter Solstice service led by Diana Heizer and Valerie Howells. This will be an intergenerational service to celebrate the light in the darkness. The choir will be singing.
How the opening phrase of the Quran regularly reminds Muslims of the pivotal role of compassion and mercy in our faith.
Some of our most spiritual moments—where we’re really connected with the divine—happen when we’re in service to others and service of a more just and peaceful world. How can we be Better Together?
Some of our UU co-religionists sneer at the word ‘toleration,’ because they want not mere toleration, but embrace or celebration of some cause or value. This attitude of disregard reveals ignorance of history, and of what a wonderful thing toleration is, especially when it is replacing bigotry and persecution.
Let’s start with mere toleration and move onward and upward from there.