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  • The Bridging Ceremony celebrates the transition of our youth from their high school experience into young adulthood. One of the most...

Blue Boat: Youth and Young Adult Blog

  • By John Newhall
    The cliff from youth to young adulthood is steep. You speed towards the edge only to come to a screeching halt at the last moment. Looking...
  • By Annie Gonzalez Milliken
    Your "becoming" is coming " becoming: A Spiritual Guide for Navigating Adulthood " is hot off the press and boy is it ever HOT! When we...
  • By Emily Parker
    Record and Share Your Post-Bridging Experience Emily Parker's foundational study promises to make UUism more welcoming and spiritually...
  • By Annie Gonzalez Milliken
    Welcome to the Spotlight Series! Each month we feature a different Unitarian Universalist congregation or community that is doing effective...
  • By Deborah Neisel-Sanders
    "Life is a Journey", and, "You Can't Take it With You": True AND False Striking out on new adventures – whether moving around the block or...
  • By Carey McDonald
    Congregations and groups across the country will soon be meeting recently bridged young adults moving into their area. Youth who registered...

Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Amanda Poppei
    In real life, we can only place the pieces, one by one, and see what kind of picture we create. Sometimes we turn out to have chosen the wrong piece. Sometimes the picture is wildly unexpected.

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WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Aoife Barrington-Haber
    As the child leaves the doorstep, the parent prays: Please, keep my child safe, And give me the courage to let them go out to explore the...
  • By Kendyl R Gibbons
    I light this chalice as a symbol of my commitment to the values of Unitarian Universalism. May its light be a beacon of hope to me, and to...
  • By Susan Maginn
    Gracious God, unto whom all hearts are open, all desires known, and from whom no secrets are hid. In the Psalms you tell us our days in...
  • By Maureen Killoran
    [Names], as you step forward into your next chapter, we send with you our fondest hopes and blessings. May life bring enough challenge to...
  • By Julia Hamilton
    For this blessing, the youth were invited to sit in a semi-circle on the chancel, around the chalice, and then come forward one at a time...
  • By Kate R. Walker
    In between, liminal, that space where we wait. ...
  • By Janet H. Bowering
    Blessed is the person who feeds and warms, washes, and comforts a child and soothes them in illness. For they shall be called caregiver...
  • By Jean M. Olson
    May you be brave enough to expose your aching woundedness and reveal your vulnerability. May you speak your deepest truths, knowing that...
  • By Lindsay Bates
    Receive, O Mystery, the words of our hearts. If prayer worked like magic—if I knew the words that would guarantee prayer's power—I know...
  • By Robert F Kaufmann
    We wish for you a storm or two that you may enjoy the calm. We wish for you tranquility in time of trial. We wish you a cool breeze on a...
  • By Jeff Liebmann
    The Greek philosopher Plato compared the human mind to a ship on which the sailors had mutinied and locked the captain and the navigator in...
  • By Jaynn Truran
    ALL: Today we honor the youth among us You who are stepping beyond and away and toward Today we share in your journey And encourage your...