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16-12-11: Is There Any Security?

December 11, 2016

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

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16-12-04: Are You a Religious Naturalist?

December 4, 2016

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

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Meditaion on Anger:
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16-11-27: Water Protection Action at the Dakota Access Pipeline

November 27, 2016

Betsy McMillan

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16-11-20: Where Do We Go From Here?

November 20, 2016

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

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  1. 16-11-13: Giving Life the Shape of Justice
  2. 16-10-30: Are We a Hardy Church?
  3. 16-10-23: The Sky is the Limit!
  4. 16-10-16: Where Do We Go From Here?
  5. 16-10-09: The "We the People" Amendment and the UUA
  6. 16-10-02: Invisible Women: Homlessness in Tucson
  7. 16-09-25: Dying Better in the USA
  8. 16-09-18: In the Interim - A Call to Community
  9. 16-09-11: Optimism for the Future
  10. 16-09-04: Poetry Sunday
  11. 16-08-28: From Dark Gray Skies to Brighter Blue Skies
  12. 16-08-21: How Moral Clarity Fosters Change
  13. 16-08-14: Moving Prayer
  14. 16-08-07: Harmony Is Who We Are
  15. 16-07-31: Seek First to Understand
  16. 16-07-24: What We Can Learn from Others
  17. 16-07-17: Do You Fear the Unknown?
  18. 16-07-10: Love, Hope, Faith and Fun
  19. 16-06-26: Kindness and Ben's Bells
  20. 16-06-19: Amazing Grace
  21. 16-05-22: The Virtue of Sin
  22. 16-05-15: Spiritual Beings
  23. 16-04-10: I Call That Mind Free
  24. 16-04-03: Empowerment- Relating to it All: A Youth led Service
  25. 16-03-20: Elixir of Life
  26. 16-03-13: The Spirit of Generosity and Non-judgment
  27. 16-02-28: Dissecting the Anatomy of Trust: Boundaries and the Vault
  28. 16-02-21: BRAVING Trust
  29. 16-01-31: What Does It Mean to Forgive?
  30. 16-01-17: What Can We Do About Racism?
  31. 16-01-03: Does Size Matter?
  32. 15-12-27: Creating Beloved Community Through the Heart
  33. 15-11-29: Sheep in Wolves' Clothing
  34. 15-11-08: Hearing the Voiceless
  35. 15-10-11: Poetry Sunday
  36. 15-09-27: Changing Lives Through Music
  37. 15-09-06: Public Banking and Economic Inequality
  38. 15-08-09: UUs and the Spiritual
  39. 15-08-02: Interconnectedness Is Not Optional: Viewing Society Through The Lens of Science
  40. 15-07-26: In the Path of the Buddha
  41. 15-07-19: UU Myths
  42. 15-07-12: Finding a Happy Place
  43. 15-07-05: Songs, Identity, and America
  44. 15-06-28: Creating a Sense of Place
  45. 15-06-14: The Peace Corps: Toughest Job You'll Ever Love
  46. 15-05-24: The Healing Power of Music
  47. 15-05-17: Sacred Journeys
  48. 15-05-10: Self Discovery
  49. 2015: UU Testimonials
  50. 15-04-12: And Justice for All
  51. 15-04-05: To Life!
  52. 15-03-29: Youth-Led Service - What is Sacred?
  53. 15-03-08: Esperanza: Bringing Hope
  54. 15-02-15: Beyond Chocolate Hearts: Engaging Men in Making a Safer World for Women
  55. 15-02-08: The Liberal Church Finding its Mission: It's Not About You
  56. 15-02-08: UU Testimonial - Randall Springer
  57. 15-02-01: UU Testimonial - Zoey Speer
  58. 15-01-25: UU Testimonial - Michelle Maliniak
  59. 15-01-25: A Living Tradition
  60. 15-01-18: UU Testimonial - Steve Kraynak & Bob Gorden
  61. 15-01-11: Formed not Transformed by UU (Testimonial)
  62. 15-01-04: Mental Fitness for the New Year! The Tales and Tools of Two Therapists
  63. 14-12-28: My Politically Incorrect Ideas About Christmas
  64. 14-12-21: Mystery of the Big Question (A UU Testimonial)
  65. 14-11-30: Food for Thought
  66. 14-11-23: All You Need Is Love.... seriously?
  67. 14-11-16: Roots, Branches, and Wings
  68. 14-11-09: Lessons from the Town 10 Miles from Sin: Oberlin, Ohio
  69. 14-11-02: Not Just Some but All Souls
  70. 14-10-05: The Wind and the Stillness: Breath as a Tool for connecting Body, Mind, Heart, and Spirit
  71. 14-09-21: Giving Life the Shape of Justice
  72. 14-08-31: The Importance of the Unitarian Universalist Faith
  73. 14-08-24: It's a Man's World: The Spiritual Influence of Patriarchy on the Border
  74. 14-08-03: Annual Poetry Service
  75. 14-07-27: Everybody Eats, or the Spiritual Side of Eating
  76. 14-07-20: What's God Got To Do With It?
  77. 14-07-13: Do We See Through Each Other, Or Do We See Each Other Through?
  78. 14-07-06: Sanctuary: Radical Hospitality
  79. 14-06-29: A Universal Message - world view in Judaism and Modern Israel
  80. 14-06-22: We Are The Ones We've Been Waiting For...
  81. 14-06-15: I Believe in Miracles (just not the Biblical or Hallmark ones)
  82. 14-05-25: What Happened to Easter?
  83. 14-05-11: Mothers, Mothers' Day, and Peace
  84. 14-04-27: No More Deaths 10th Anniversary
  85. 14-04-20: Why Easter?
  86. 14-03-30: The Joy of Music
  87. 14-03-23: Wellspring
  88. 14-03-02: The Fingerprint of Grief
  89. 14-02-16: One in Community
  90. 14-02-09: A Valentine for Liberal Religion
  91. 14-02-02: Discrimination in the New Generation
  92. 14-01-12: Mind, Body, and Spirit
  93. 14-01-05: Friendship in the Digital Age
  94. 13-12-29: Volunteering as a Spiritual Practice
  95. 13-12-22: Teach Us All You Can of Saying "YES!"
  96. 13-12-08: God and Beyond: Spirituality for Today and Beyond
  97. 13-12-01: Opening Into Grace
  98. 13-11-10: Mohammed: Community Builder and Prophet
  99. 13-11-03: You Don’t Fear People Whose Story You Know
  100. 13-10-20: Four Reflections on Trust
  101. 13-10-13: Service, Sacrifice, and Honor
  102. 13-10-06: The Courage to Trust
  103. 13-09-29: Unitarian Universalism is Dead, Long Live Unitarian Universalism
  104. 13-09-15: A Religon for One World
  105. 13-09-08: The One That Comes From Many
  106. 13-09-01: Practice Our Preach
  107. 13-08-25: The Seven Principles of Unitarian Universalism: Guideposts For Living
  108. 13-08-18: Five Smooth Stones of Liberal Religion
  109. 13-08-11: Seeing the Full Spectrum
  110. 13-08-04: Poetry Service
  111. 13-07-28: Private Prisons, Public Problems
  112. 13-07-21: What to Say About the Immigration Reform Legislation
  113. 13-07-14: My Trip to Israel
  114. 13-07-07: Can We Achieve Freedom From Fear, Anger, & Hopelessness?
  115. 13-06-30: From Promise to Commitment
  116. 13-06-23: Your Children or Your Money
  117. 13-06-16: Called
  118. 13-06-09: Beloved Community - Growing Beyond Congregations
  119. 13-06-02: Associating with the Sacred
  120. 13-05-26: Warriors in Training
  121. 13-05-19: Transforming our Lives, Transforming our Faith
  122. 13-05-12: This I Believe
  123. 13-04-28: The Doctrine of Discovery
  124. 13-04-21: Earth and Forgiveness Day
  125. 13-04-14; Truth and Reconciliation
  126. 13-04-07: Pre-forgiven
  127. 13-03-31: Easter Sunday
  128. 13-03-24: Who Are You?
  129. 13-03-17: Reflections on an Old UU Joke
  130. 13-03-10: The Beauty of Brokenness
  131. 13-03-03: The Paradox of Powerlessness
  132. 13-02-17: Evolution as Our Sacred Story
  133. 13-02-10: Standing on the Side of Love!
  134. 13-02-03: Love as a Spiritual Practice
  135. 13-01-27: Beyond Duality to Sanity
  136. 13-01-13: Adopting Goodness, not Evil!
  137. 13-01-06: Fallow Times
  138. 12-30-12: Make Time your Friend!
  139. 12-23-12: A God That Looks Like Me
  140. 12-9-12: Where is God Hiding?!?
  141. 12-2-12: Finding Quiet in a Noisy World
  142. 11-25-12: Transcending Individuality
  143. 11-18-12: How We Love: On Growing a Soul
  144. 11-11-12: Aspirations
  145. 11-4-12: Our Daily Bread
  146. 10-28-12: All About UUCT's Covenant Circles
  147. 10-21-12: The Challenge of Covenants
  148. 10-14-12: Promises
  149. 9-30-12: Beyond Borders - Where Justice and Compassion Cross our Borders
  150. 9-23-12: Is There Meaning in Pain and Suffering?
  151. 9-9-12: Freedom From Fear
  152. 9-16-12: Turning Toward Freedom
  153. 8-26-12: Accepting Gifts, Receiving Grace
  154. 8-12-12: Poetry Sunday
  155. 8-05-12: Immigrants and Tucson's Federal Court
  156. The Interdependent Community: Pathways Out of Poverty
  157. 7-15-12: Reflections on an Old UU Joke
  158. 7-22-12: Intercultural Relations Across Europe
  159. 7-29-12: The Gentle Way: Similarities between Martial Arts and Religion
  160. Bringing It Home
  161. Nothing Less Than Saving the World
  162. Spirituality and Health
  163. Born and Re-born Again
  164. Kindness Can Heal Us
  165. What Do We Really Mean by "Democracy"?
  166. Mercy and Other Non-rational Acts of Kindness
  167. Family Values and Immigration Policy
  168. A Question of Worth and Dignity
  169. Standing on the Side of Fear: How can we stop bullying before it is too late?
  170. Coming Back to Life
  171. Five Steps to Building Beloved Community
  172. Shared Ministry
  173. Bringing Justice to Phoenix
  174. Out of the Garden: Original Sin or Original Blessing?
  175. Come Dream a Dream With Me
  176. Aria in Vermillion
  177. Cowboys, Conmen and Conservatives
  178. Personality and Spirituality
  179. Human Nature
  180. Reality Television and Interfaith Dialogue
  181. The Courage to Love
  182. Where the Paths of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Unitarian Universalism Crossed
  183. I Shall Not Live in Vain
  184. Ordinary Time
  185. An Old Agnostic's Sentimental Xmas: Virginia, Santa, Rudolph, Ralphie, Scrooge, Tiny Tim and Baby Jesus
  186. The Spiritual Benefits of R.I.C.E.
  187. Waiting
  188. What We Are Thankful For
  189. After the Apocalypse: Gratitude
  190. Occupy!
  191. The Worst Mistake the Church (Any Church) Can Make Right Now
  192. Day of the Dead
  193. DOGs and Other Super-Natural Beings
  194. Faith in Pink
  195. Living in a Multi-Religious World
  196. Morality and Human Nature
  197. Entertaining Angels Unaware
  198. Restoring Ruins
  199. DA/GA 2011 and 2012
  200. Coming Home
  201. The Ethical Side of Climate Change: Compassion
  202. Looking in the Mirror: Who are We?
  203. U.S Immigration and Border Policy: A Call for Compassion and Justice
  204. Not Just for Black History Month
  205. Genderqueer and Here
  206. Happy Birthday U.S.A.!
  207. Today's Ancient Wisdom
  208. Keepers of Light
  209. If Not Now, When? (A Look at the Election)
  210. The Flying Trapeze and the Fine Art of Freedom
  211. Trusting Life in the Presence of Death
  212. UUism in the French Speaking World
  213. Our Legacy: Honoring the Past, Looking Forward to the Future
  214. Letters From a Phoenix Jail
  215. What’s Your Worldview?
  216. Blindspots, Rearview Mirrors, and Headlights
  217. A Noisy Silence - Poetry Service
  218. 5 Vital Signs of Spiritual Health
  219. Family Resemblances and 'Language-Games'
  220. Chaos and Creativity
  221. Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Just as Well...Or Better?
  222. Reflections after Fifty Years in Ministry
  223. Don't Wait
  224. The Meaning of Welcome
  225. Independence and Interdependence: Thoughts on both Topics
  226. The Value of Vulnerability
  227. This Land Is My Land -- ?
  228. Spill Baby, Spill
  229. Vessels and Voyages
  230. Grace Across the Ages
  231. Happy 200th Birthday, Margaret Fuller
  232. Coming of Age in an Age of Uncertainty
  233. Be the Change: Three Crucial Changes for Times Such as These
  234. Earth in the Balance
  235. Beyond Local Thinking
  236. The Actual U
  237. Easter: A Time to Forgive
  238. Something About Addictions
  239. Taking a Risk for Justice
  240. Universalism: Past, Present and Future
  241. The Things We Do For Love
  242. Standing on the Side of Love
  243. What I Love About Unitarian Universalism
  244. Violence and Anarchy on the Border
  245. Confronting Evil
  246. I Have a Dream
  247. The State of the Church
  248. Looking Back, Looking Forward
  249. Struggles and Progress in Swaziland
  250. Night of Wonder, Night of Silence
  251. Enumerating God: None, One, or Many
  252. Three Miraculous Births
  253. The Gospel According to St. Lute
  254. The Lost Art of Thinking
  255. Stories of Hope: Guest at Your Table
  256. Question Authority
  257. Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC)
  258. A Conscience is a Terrible Thing to Waste
  259. An Agreement With Life
  260. The Community Food Bank
  261. Universalist Heritage
  262. Class Matters
  263. Wise Restraints That Set Us Free
  264. Free Pulpit, Free Pew
  265. To Whom It May Concern: A Sermon on Prayer
  266. One Family
  267. Poetry Sunday
  268. Who Knows What Will Come To You?
  269. Will the Minister Be Speaking in the Service Today?
  270. Life or Litter? The Value of People and Hope
  271. Parts of the Bible You Do Not Know
  272. Chaplain Stories
  273. Eating as a Spiritual Practice
  274. Gifts of Our Fathers
  275. Faith of Our Fathers
  276. To See Beauty, Even When It’s Not Pretty
  277. A Nomination for the Greatest Unitarian Ever
  278. We Remember
  279. Milestone Moments: A Service of Rituals
  280. Many Hands Make Light Work
  281. Ritual
  282. Earth Day
  283. Music of My Heart
  284. Friendship as Spiritual Practice
  285. Light, Life, Freedom, and Love
  286. Civil Initiative
  287. First Things First
  288. Three Keys for Abundant Living That Will Work Even Now
  289. Divine Creation
  290. Jazz and the Art of Making Justice
  291. Here I Am. Send Me.
  292. And a Child Shall Lead
  293. Getting Unstuck (While the Getting's Good)
  294. Willing to Forgive
  295. Weaving the Web of Trust
  296. New Beginnings
  297. Light One Candle
  298. Find a Stillness
  299. Where Justice and Compassion Cross All Borders
  300. Stone Soup for Thanksgiving?
  301. Loss: An Inevitable Journey
  302. Finding Hope in Troubled Times
  303. Out Many, One
  304. Growing in Spirit
  305. Seasons of Life, Seasons of Loss
  306. And the word is no
  307. Welcoming the Stranger
  308. Ministry in the New Millennium
  309. Diversity and the Interdependent Web of Existence
  310. Engaging Our Theological Diversity
  311. What Americans Believe
  312. Reflections from Nicaragua
  313. Deep Like the Rivers
  314. Seeking the Purpose of Life
  315. Bless this Home
  316. Language of Reverence
  317. Sharing The WUUrd: Poetry Service
  318. A New Look at the Universe
  319. Tell me your image of God and I will tell you your theology
  320. We hold these truths ...
  321. Integrity or Success?
  322. By Their Roots You Shall Know Them
  323. Peace Means the Beginning of a New World
  324. Desert Spirituality
  325. UUs Who Made a Difference
  326. Singing Our Peace: A Musical Contemplation
  327. Faith Without Certainty
  328. Our Unitarian Universalists Brothers in Africa
  329. Univeralists and Unitarians on Easter
  330. Always a Mother
  331. Just War or just War

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