Life is full of hard edges and complicated choices. Braver/Wiser gives you weekly message of courage and compassion for life as it is. Every Wednesday we deliver an original written reflection by a contemporary religious leader, and brief prayer, grounded in Unitarian Universalism. Join the Braver/Wiser community and sign up today!
Hope for the HeartbrokenI'm sitting here broken-hearted. I could try to convince you that it’s about the state of the world with its tragedies, suffering, and seeming lack of compassion, but it’s not. I’m broken-hearted because a relationship that had swept me off my feet is over. I’m sad because...By Sean Parker Dennison | 10/5/2016
The Three MariesIt took me 37 years to recognize that I had been cloistered off from the beauty, the richness, and the heartbreaking complexity of other people’s experiences.By Teresa Honey Youngblood | 9/28/2016
Our Whole Life Is a Series of SignsOur whole life is a series of signs. Any slight action: a dim semaphore. Our redemption, if it happens, will mean somebody tried.By Jake Morrill | 9/21/2016
United by Vulnerability"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I'll meet you there." —Rumi ...By Robin Tanner | 9/14/2016