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  • Changing Diapers

    There is an old joke – a very old joke – that says the only people who welcome change are babies with wet diapers. And yet we face changes every day. One might think we’d be used to it by now.
    By Joan Van Becelaere | 11/11/2013
    Filed in: Better Together
  • Networks for Justice

    There are so many open questions about how we can collaborate regionally. One of the ones that's very intriguing to me is how we can work together on social justice. My biggest excitement about this right now is a UUA effort on Reproductive Justice. I know that's not regional,...
    Filed in: Better Together
  • The Great Awakening

    “Resolution One: I will live for God. Resolution Two: If no one else does, I still will.” Jonathon Edwards...
    Filed in: Better Together
  • What Should I Celebrate?

    Today the USA celebrates Columbus Day and Canadians Thanksgiving. Our US Thanksgiving comes around next month. Both leave me conflicted. Surely I honor the heritage of my husband’s Italian American family, yet Christopher Columbus was a cruel and greedy person. The traditional...
    Filed in: Better Together
  • Collaborate DNA

    Some respected congregational analysts have predicted those congregations which are not closely connected to and collaborating with other congregations will suffer in the future. To thrive in the modern American religious scene will most likely require networks of strong mutual...
    By Joan Van Becelaere | 10/7/2013
    Filed in: Better Together
  • Regionalization and Youth

    Regionalization is bringing new excitement to our youth programming and I’m really excited to be part of it. There's just so much new possibility right now....
    Filed in: Better Together
  • "Boston" is Everywhere

    Often I hear comments when I am on the road about “Boston” or the “UUA” as being very far and removed from the everyday life of our congregations.
    Filed in: Better Together
  • Welcome to Better Together!

    Several years ago, the OMD staff had a blog where we wrote about issues facing the district once a week. Over a year ago we decided to stop writing the blog because there were so many other UU blogs out there....
    Filed in: Better Together
  • Joseph Priestley District Hires New District Executive

    The JPD Board and the UUA Office of Congregational Life are very pleased to announce the appointment of Reverend David Pyle as our new JPD District Executive.
    Filed in: CERG News


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