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Celebrating Easter with the Flower Communion

For Easter this year, we will celebrate a traditional Flower Communion. Originally created in 1923 by Unitarian minister Norbert Čapek of Prague, Czechoslovakia, the ceremony was introduced to the United States by Rev. Mája Čapek, Norbert’s widow an has been celebrated in Untiarian Universalist Churches … read more.

The Next New Normal

Congregations and their people are still feeling the drag of two years of isolation and its associated stressors. Many experts describe our collective experiences as trauma, and trauma takes time to heal. This drag is leading to a completely understandable “low capacity” for all kinds … read more.

The Crisis of Identity

Humanity is gripped by a crisis of identity, as various groups enjoin a needless struggle to differentiate themselves, why they are here, and what they should do about it. The result is a mind-numbing array of “us-es” and “them-s” with self-definitions growing more and more … read more.

Deepening Our Circle of Belonging

Deepening our circle of belonging requires commitment to developing relationships of all kinds with each other. Our recently adopted Covenant of Right Relations is a testament to our commitment and gentle guide. Underlying all that we do in community life is a deep sense of … read more.