Glen Thomas Rideout

Full name: Dr. Glen Thomas Rideout

Glen Thomas has a large smile. He's a Black man with short hair, wearing a black shirt that exposes an arm, which he holds across his body. She is wearing a brightly colored bead bracelet.

Dr. Glen Thomas Rideout (all pronouns) is an artist, minister, teacher, lover, writer, gardener, and friend born in Baltimore to a big, beautiful Black family. He is Director of Worship Arts Ministries for the people of First Universalist Church of Minneapolis, and teaches worship and liturgical design at Meadville-Lombard Theological School.

From Glen Thomas Rideout

Displaying 1 - 2 of 2

I rise on the shoulders of ancestors whose names I can not know.

Reflection | By Glen Thomas Rideout | September 14, 2022 | From Braver/Wiser
Tagged as: #8thPrinciple, #BlackHistoryMonth, #BlackLivesMatter, 1st Principle (Worth & Dignity), 4th Principle (Truth & Meaning), America, Anti-Oppression, Black History / Whitney Young / James Reeb, Direct Experience, Family, Generations, History, Oppression, Race/Ethnicity, Secular, Self-Respect, Unitarian Universalism, Worship

Last summer at General Assembly, I walked out of the sanctuary we had made from the convention center space. As tired as I was, I returned more and more to my deeply introverted default of self, and I passed a woman who had to stop to talk with me....

Reflection | By Glen Thomas Rideout | May 10, 2017 | From WorshipWeb
Tagged as: 4th Principle (Truth & Meaning), Anti-Oppression, Arts & Music, Direct Experience, History, Humanism, Love, Prophetic Words & Deeds, Race/Ethnicity, Respect, Responsibility, Sacred, Unitarian Universalism

For more information contact .