I’m having a hard time believing that it’s already summer. With the global pandemic, among other things, it feels like this year is zipping by way too fast… while also feeling incredibly long at the same time.
The Rev. James Luther Adams said that “church is where you practice what it means to be human.” Part of that is learning not just to rely on each other, but how to celebrate and learn from each other. We grow best in our garden … read more.
As we enter the second month of this worldwide pandemic, we find ourselves adjusting from the immediate reactivity of the crisis into the endurance required of a long haul. As strange as it may seem, this initial period since we began physical distancing is known, … read more.
I write to you this month as we are in the midst of a global pandemic. We here in Manitoba are doing everything we can to flatten the curve, and it appears to be working to give those who do get sick the best access … read more.
One of the questions from the Question Box service that I didn’t get to address specifically was my perspective on UU ministry as a learned ministry — that is, the expectation of a certain amount of learning and study not just to be credentialed as … read more.
When the song of the angels is stilled, when the star in the sky is gone, when the kings and princes are home, when the shepherds are back with their flocks, the work of Christmas begins: to find the lost, to heal the broken, to … read more.
This congregation has the privilege of currently inhabiting a riverbank in the middle of the city. One side of our property is landscaped foliage, paved streets, traffic lights, and sidewalks upon which people go for a stroll among cultivated … read more.
This month, during our theme of Giving Praise, I’m going to share some words from my colleague, the Rev. Jordinn Nelson Long. She posted this essay about her experience of hospitality in her congregation, and about how profound and important it is to our shared … read more.
When you don’t know your minister, but would like to…
When you are facing a problem with your job, children, parents or anything or anyone else where a listening ear might be helpful…
When you’ve lost your job…
When you’re considering a … read more.