written by Cece Russell-Jayne
Days after All Souls Indy called Rev. Katie Romano Griffin as our new Minister, Rev. Griffin invited church members to join her in Washington DC for The Poor People’s & Low Wage Workers’ Assembly. Four of us accepted her invitation.
Rev. Griffin, Betty … read more.
One of the traditions that remains very important to me as a Muslim Unitarian Universalist is welcoming the month of Ramadan. For all Muslims worldwide, irrespective of religious practice level, Ramadan matters deeply.
Ramadan is really a special month that is much more than a month of … read more.
By George Gonis
Sidney Poitier would have turned 95 just this past February 20. As the weeks have accumulated since hearing the end-of-an-era news earlier this year that Mr. Poitier had died, he remains much in my mind as an essential “companion” of my grade-school wonder years … read more.
Enbridge corporation plans to complete construction its Tar Sands Oil Pipeline 3 by this fall, so it is urgent to take action to stop it now. A few weeks ago, Cece and I responded to a call from Indigenous leaders to come to northern Minnesota … read more.
When we’re all in the same building on Sundays, even adults who don’t have children in our Faith Formation programs can still get an idea of what’s up: you’ll see craft projects being carried past, or overhear interesting conversations. But now that our programs are … read more.
Some of you may know that I homeschool my three kids while also working outside the home. This is something we’ve always done, long before I came to All Souls. I graduated my oldest last year, and he’s currently a freshman at IU. It’s been … read more.
If you’ve ever been in a worship service while I’ve had the mic, you’ve probably heard me mention youth CONs. In fact, when it comes to our UU youth conferences, I trend toward a fairly unorthodox behavior (at least for UUs)– evangelism!
All too often, we’re … read more.
Photo by Porapak Apichodilok
The one thing that inspires me to work with children and
youth more than any other is the sheer boundlessness of their talent and
insight. Whether I’m watching elementary-aged students design and implement a
new UU holiday or realizing how deeply I’ve come to trust … read more.