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17-05-28: UU-Paganism and Earth-Centered Spirituality Practices

May 28, 2017

Carrie Cooper and Julie Olson

UUCT members and co-founders of the Southern Arizona Covenant of UU Pagans (SAZCUUPS) chapter, Carrie Cooper and Julie Olson, lead an service introducing some CUUPS practices.

 © Carrie Cooper and Julie Olson

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17-05-21: Creating the Future: Homage to Volunteers

May 21, 2017

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

 

© Rev Lyn Oglesby

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Colton Leighou Bridging:
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17-05-14: What is Unitarian Universalist Mother's Day

May 14, 2017

Brian Moon, Betsy McMillan, Georgia Conroy


© Brian Moon

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17-05-07: Celebrating Agnes Paulsen

May 7, 2017

UUCT


Honoring Agnes Paulsen, UUCT Minister of Music Emerita, with music and memories.  This is nearly the complete service with contributions from
 
Rev. Lyn Oglesby
Frank Valdes, President on behalf of the Board and Congregation
Brian Moon
Bill Keyes
Natasha Warner
Carolyn Cooper
Jessica Erickson
Jim Periale
Helen O'Brian
Gerogeann Weaver (letter read by Betsy McMillan)
 
With words, music, and offeratory performance by Agnes Paulsen
 
Additional performances by the Desert Chorale, Georgia Conroy, and Leeza Beriyeva

© UUCT

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

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