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17-01-22: Question Assumptions

January 22, 2017

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

 © Rev. Lyn Oglesby

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17-01-08: Mens Agitat Molem: Mind over Matter

January 8, 2017

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

 Worried about the next 4 years?  Put you mind to it and don't whine!

© Rev. Lyn Oglesby

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17-01-01: This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land, the Next Four Years

January 1, 2017

Craig Rock with Carolyn Saunders

 

Meditation Video: I Trust You, by Karim Sulayman

Special Music Video: This Land is Your Land with Pete Seeger

Reading: A Reflection, by Terry Tempest Williams

© Craig Rock

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16-12-24/25: Christmas Eve/Day

December 24/25, 2016

Rev. Lyn Oglesby

 Abridged versions of the UUCT Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (and Hannukkah) services.

© Rev. Lyn Oglesby

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

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