The Welcome Chalice

The Flaming Chalice it has a history and yet as religious symbols go it is a baby, a newbie.  But youthful as this symbol is it has a lot to teach us on what it means to be real, and what it means to be a UU.

Be Ordinarily Brave!

What does it mean to be a people of courage?  Each of have counter-cultural “leanings” that we don’t lean into as fully as we’d often wish. How might we lean into our counter-cultural self a little bit more?  Where are the everyday moments of courage in your life?

Have the Courage to Stop and Listen

There’s a quote by Winston Churchill that says: “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.”  It’s a great reminder about the “quieter” acts of courage. Courage isn’t always about acting upon others.  Instead of changing them, sometimes what’s needed is for … Continued