Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director

Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director 12-5-18

We Covenant To… Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director In last week’s newsletter, I presented you with our congregational covenant in its entirety.  This week, I’d like to start examining our covenant more carefully. Starting with the first line, we can really begin to get a sense of what it’s all about. I will, with … Continued

Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director 11-28-18

Gratitude: For A Covenantal Faith Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director We often talk about Unitarian Universalism being a transformational faith. Indeed, we have the potential to change minds, hearts, and souls. In a book by the Rev. Meg Riley entitled Testimony, you can read many stories of lives transformed by our faith.The stories in … Continued

Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director 11-21-18

Gratitude: From You I Receive, To You I Give Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director The most joyful moments for me at UUCL are when I observe all of you finding your passions. Your callings begin to take shape as you create, cooperate, and do the good work of love together. And, did you know … Continued

Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director- November 14, 2018

Gratitude: For One Another Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director “Transform yourself to transform the world.” How we are at the small scale is how we are at the large scale.  The patterns of the universe repeat at scale.  There is a structural echo that suggests two things: one, that there are shapes and patterns … Continued

Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director- November 7, 2018

Gratitude: To My Spiritual Family Ponderings of the Spiritual Life Director “Gratitude is a word that I cherish. Gratitude is what defines the happiness and humanity of the human being.” ― Elie Wiesel “Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build … Continued