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17-10-15: State of the Church

October 15, 2017

Rev. Lyn Oglesby


 
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17-10-08: Roots and Wings

October 8, 2017

Carolyn Saunders, Ellen D'Aquista, Jan Dowling, Bob Gordon


 
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17-10-01: Coping with Loss

October 1, 2017

Rev. Lyn Oglesby


 
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17-09-24: Coping with Stress

September 24, 2017

Rev. Lyn Oglesby


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

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