Tag Archives: Standing on the Side of Love

Just Because a Thing is Legal….

I gave a version of these remarks at New Britain, CT’s  Ferguson/Staten Island solidarity march on Saturday.  There’s a lot of ferment in the nation right now. We’ve arrived at a moment in which we, as a nation, have an … Continue reading

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Press Conference on DOMA with Senator Dick Blumenthal

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A Wilderness Faith

Reflecting on his service in Afghanistan, U.S. Army chaplain and Unitarian Universalist minister, the Rev. George Tyger, writes, “I know love / For it is love that has kept me alive / Not bombs / Not bullets / Not body … Continue reading

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Pics from the 11th annual Hartford-area Transgender Day of Remembrance

It was an honor to participate in the 11th annual Hartford-area Transgender Day of Remembrance. I’m working on a blog post for HartfordFAVS and will link to it here once it’s published. For now, here are some of my favorite … Continue reading

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Quick Clip of Emma’s Revolution at the UUA’s 6/23 Tent City Witness

Here’s a quick clip of Emma’s Revolution warming up the crowd at the Unitarian Universalist Association’s public witness against human rights abuses at the Tent City Jail in Maricopa County, AZ. The UUA bussed nearly 2500 of its General Assembly delegates … Continue reading

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The Desert Belongs to No One and the Sky is Wide Open

“The desert belongs to no one and the sky is wide open.”[1] Words of the poet, Salah Al Hamdani. This is a sermon about borders—borders that divide people from people: not only national borders, which exist in so many cases … Continue reading

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