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Reclaiming Humanism

In the 1960s and early 1970s, Unitarian Universalism knew Dr. Mtangulizi Sanyika[1] as Hayward Henry, chair of the Black Unitarian Universalist Caucus (BUUC), a Black Power organization within the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Under his leadership BUUC advocated—initially successfully—for the … Continue reading

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White Supremacy Teach-In

During last year’s presidential campaign there was an almost constant outcry from white conservative and working class voters who were tired of being called racist. They were especially tired of progressive white people on the coasts and in large cities … Continue reading

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Watch movie online A Cure for Wellness (2017)

WATCH NOW\n \n Quality : HDTitle : A Cure for WellnessDirector : Gore Verbinski.Writer : Release : 2017-02-15Language : English,Deutsch.Runtime : 146 min.Genre : Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller.\n Synopsis : ‘A Cure for Wellness’ is a movie genre Drama, was … Continue reading

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Where the Wood Drake Rests Not: Reflections on Mental Health Ministry

Visible and Speakable Our congregation has conducted a Mental Health Ministry for the last six or seven years. Sharon Gresk was the original visionary behind this ministry. She remains one of our in-house experts on offering pastoral support to people … Continue reading

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Living Principles

In my sermon following the election of Donald Trump as United States President, I said “the church is not serving you fully if it is not sending you forth into the world to live your principles proudly, resolutely, urgently, lovingly.” … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Transgender Day of Remembrance

[Spoken at the 2016 Transgender Day of Remembrance service, Metropolitan Community Church of Hartford, CT] Precious and loving God, You whom we know by many names and none, You who reside in the heart of the so many faiths, the … Continue reading

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Actually, He Didn’t Get Away with Any of It!

There have been protests in cities and towns across the nation every day since the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States. Last night I attended a meeting of the Hartford chapter of Showing Up for Racial … Continue reading

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Sending Forth (Six Reflections on the 2016 United States Presidential Election)

Reaching Out to Those with Whom You Disagree Last Sunday I stood in this pulpit and spoke of the way the United States presidential campaign had been traumatic to people all across the political spectrum—how so many different groups of … Continue reading

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Watch Berlin Syndrome (2017) Full Movie Online and Download

Berlin Syndrome (2017) Duration 116 min Genre Thriller. Release May 25, 2017 Cast Teresa Palmer, Max Riemelt, Matthias Habich, Lucie Aron, Emma Bading, Lara Marie Müller, Matthias Russel, Elmira Bahrami, Christoph Franken, Viktor Baschmakov, Mascha Wolf, Nassim Avat. Language English, … Continue reading

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Are You Politically Correct?

I begin with a trigger warning. If you are a person who is triggered by the concept of trigger warnings, be forewarned: In general I support trigger warnings—in academia, and in sermons. Also, a further trigger warning: if you think … Continue reading

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