April 2014 Ploughshare

April 3, 2014 - 2:45pm | Author: GlennBarr

Beth Chronister, our new Ministerial Resident, inroduces herself to the congregation. We also get updates on the Sanctuary Chruch project as well as the Abundance Ministry.

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March 2014 Ploughshare

February 27, 2014 - 1:30pm | Author: GlennBarr

Spring brings conversation about our higher calling as Unitarian Universalists and how that shows in our shared faith.  The Immigration project discusses the details of becoming a Sanctuary Church and the Mental Health project shares the results of it's congregational questionnaire.  

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February 2014 Ploughshare

January 30, 2014 - 2:15pm | Author: GlennBarr

This month the congregation considers what it means to become a New Sanctuary church.  Other reflections include our long range plan as well as the spiritual ramifications of evil.

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January 2014 Ploughshare

January 2, 2014 - 3:45pm | Author: GlennBarr

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December 2013 Ploughshare

December 1, 2013 - 8:45am | Author: GlennBarr

At the close of another year Mike reflects on his wishes for the larger world as well as for First Unitarian.

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November 2013 Ploughshare

October 31, 2013 - 10:45am | Author: GlennBarr

This month the Ploughshare duscusses preparation, as both a spiritual practice as well as a long range plan.

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September 2013 Ploughshare

September 5, 2013 - 3:30pm | Author: GlennBarr

The new church year begins with a contemplation of our new Vision and Mission statements. Along with the Whole Souul Living theme of Vision the 2013-2014 year promises to get off to a great start.

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August 2013 Ploughshare

August 1, 2013 - 1:45pm | Author: JohnVivi

Simplicity comes in many different forms.  From a succinct "Piece of Mike's Mind," to a propsoal to change our obligations with Family Promise to make room for other activities and ways to help our community.  

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July 2013 Ploughshare

July 1, 2013 - 2:45pm | Author: GlennBarr

Insight is the Whole Souul Living theme for the month of July and the Ploughshare gives readers quite a bit on which to reflect.  Director of Religious Education, Eric Bliss relates a tale of a woman who could see deeper into Eric's heart than the laughing and smiling on the surface.  Rev. Morran points us back into UU history by considering our Transendental roots.

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June 2013 Ploughshare

June 1, 2013 (All day) | Author: GlennBarr

The close of the 2012-2013 church year brings on a time of reflection. The June Ploughshare contains the Minister's report for the year. It is a piece that outlines the incredible amount of work this congregation does. The Whole Souul Living theme of Truth is addressed by Eric Bliss, DRE fron the perspective of Relisious Exploration.

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