The prophetic liberal church is the church where persons think and work together to interpret the signs of the times in the light of their faith. — James Luther Adams, 20th-century Unitarian theologian

Share your collage with your family or friends. Explain why you included the items you did. Use the Robert Frost poem or Genesis verses as a dinner time reading or chalice lighting or to spark discussion with family or friends.

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You may wish to add resources that informed this workshop to your congregation's leadership library:

Beach, George Kimmich, The Essential James Luther Adams (Boston: Skinner House Books, 1998)

Fewell, Danna Nolan and David M. Gunn, Gender, Power, and Promise: The Subject of the Bible's First Story (Nashville: Abington Press, 1993)

Walton, Christopher L., "James Luther Adams' Examined Faith," UU World, January/February 2005.

For more information contact religiouseducation@uua.org.