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Making Love in Public: Blogging on #SexUUality

Unitarian Universalists have a long history of courage in tackling issues around human sexuality—from campaigning for human rights, to pioneering innovative work in the Our Whole Lives sexuality curriculum… join #UUs this month for a discussion of sex–the challenging parts, … Continue reading

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The Complaint Department is Open (for a Limited Time): Lessons from Job of the Bible (sermon)

preached today at Unitarian Universalist Church of Pittsfield, MA Reading One: Excerpts from Messengers of God by Elie Wiesel, chapter on Job Once upon a time…When? Nobody knows. His name is mentioned by Ezekiel in passing, along with those of … Continue reading

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Happy First Birthday, Blog!

Tomorrow marks one year of this blog’s existence.  Since I will be on retreat, here are some stats to mark the occasion: 132 posts (counting this one) 15,751 hits 724 followers (though some of those are commercial enterprises trolling for … Continue reading

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Kids Say the Darndest Things

When my daughter was little, she would say the cutest things. One time we were driving on a dirt road.  She saw a lizard-like creature cross in front of us. She shouted, “Stop!  It’s a fig newton in the road!” … Continue reading

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Soul Searching Ahead: Unitarian Universalist Conversations on Race

Over and over, the dangers of oversimplification rang forth.  Participants maintained — indeed, they demonstrated — that all of us engaged in the struggle against racism and other forms of oppression — no longer need to fear or avoid conflict, … Continue reading

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Me: [I post one of about a thousand pro-immigrant rights/justice items on my profile] FB Friend: Illegal is illegal // Call thieves Robin Hoods? // Murderers, life exchangers  //  Rapists, can’t even say it…// Karen, why is it wrong to … Continue reading

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