Monthly Archives: March 2013

Standing on the Side of Love

So now the Supreme Court will take the issue of marriage equality behind their closed doors, with a decision to be rendered sometime later this year.  There is more than enough speculation to go around, and I’ll leave it to … Continue reading

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Meaning and Money

It was just ten years ago that the war in Iraq began, and during that time close to 4,500 US Soldiers died and well over 30,000 were injured.  This does not include a much bigger number of those who suffer … Continue reading

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Profound Consequences

Greetings from chilly Chicago!  I’m here this week attending another Meadville Lombard seminary course, this one examining the Hebrew Bible (known in the Christian tradition as the Old Testament, though in a slightly altered form). My classmates and I have … Continue reading

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Why Your Pledge is Important

OK, this will be my blog about our pledge drive and your financial support of the church, so at least read this through to the end.  Our fiscal year runs from June 1 to May 31, so each year around … Continue reading

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The Bottom Line?

The Sequester occurring now because of the dysfunction of Congress is good material for jokes, although it is not funny.  That those most likely to be hurt by this are those least able to bear the brunt of the effects … Continue reading

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Giving Simply: Growing up UU

I grew up in a UU church in east San Diego. I remember putting together a radio play about a time machine that interviewed Unitarians and Universalists from the past, such as Paul Revere and Beatrix Potter. There was the … Continue reading

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