Speaker: Rev. Paul Beckel
Many years ago, I became disillusioned with Christianity because I did not think it was on course to fulfill its promise. Now I have to ask: is Unitarian Universalism on course to fulfill its promise?
On the 56th anniversary of the march from Selma to Montgomery, retired UU minister and BUF member Barbara Wells ten Hove will reflect on the legacy of the march and its impact on our faith.
Rather than “sin,” UUs tend to resonate with the concept of “harm.” And, in response to sin/harm, instead of “shame,” we seek “opportunities to reflect.” In both cases, the difference is whether we focus on individual penance vs mending relationships.
For Valentines’ Day, in our continuing conversation about Beloved Community, we’ll explore the difference between niceness and kindness. Also, calling one another “in” vs. calling one another “out” — not just why, but how.