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Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Mandie McGlynn
    Tell me the story of my birth, and help me understand how you were changed the day I entered the world. Help me know love, deep in my bones.

Skinner House Books

Tapestry of Faith: Curricula and Resources for Lifespan Faith Development

Creating Home, Kindergarten-1st Grade

  • At the Central Park Zoo in New York City, there were two penguins named Roy and Silo, who adored each other. It is typical for penguins to...

Love Will Guide Us, Grades 2-3

  • From The Everything Seed by Carole Martignacco, illustrated by Joy Troyer, (Berkeley, California: Tricycle Press, 2006). Used with...

Miracles, Wide Age Span

Signs of Our Faith, Grades 2-3

Spirit of Life

Wisdom from the Hebrew Scriptures

  • Genesis 1: 1-31; 2:1-4 (New Revised Standard Version) In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless...

World of Wonder, Grades K-1

UU World

WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Lori Walke
    Gracious God, the week was filled with moments when words escaped me. They would not come. Forgive me, Holy One —I know it is the preacher’...
  • By Lisa Doege
    Holy One, Emmanuel, You are with us and we with You, now on the eve of a birth like no other, and a birth exactly like all others. We...
  • By Alix Klingenberg
    We come together tonight to remember the history, or the myth, that says hope was born in the form of a baby named Jesus. What is so...
  • By Kate McKenna
    They say a story can carry a truth far greater than the literal truth. We Unitarians* know the value of stories. We know they carry truth...
  • By Cynthia Frado
    I am always in a bit of a shock when December 1st arrives on the calendar. I always feel like there should be at least another week beyond...
  • By Lisa Doege
    A voice was heard in Ramah, wailing and loud lamentation, Rachel weeping for her children; she refused to be consoled, because they are no...
  • By John Corrado
    Here we are: children at the Big Party, having our moment in the sun, our piece of the action, till our bodies give way and we are called...
  • By Helen Lutton Cohen
    Each moment of our living brings us closer to our dying. Young or old, the knowledge of life’s end is with us, growing more real, more...
  • By Mary Wellemeyer
    It’s a pilgrimage, like a trek around Mount Kailash, or perhaps Bodh Gaya, but it’s life itself, the whole thing, every moment. On the high...
  • By Kathleen McTigue
    When my youngest daughter was about two years old she came across a tattered paperback on our bookshelves, Ten Thousand Baby Names , and...
  • By Lisa Doege
    Holy Unnamable One, Wholly Unknowable One, Again we have read the story. Again we have sung the tale. Again we wonder at our place in it...
  • By Gary Kowalski
    Gracious Mother Matrix of Creation Womb of Mystery We thank you on this day for the miracle of birth, For the holiness of sex, For the...
  • By Tess Baumberger
    Waiting to be born, again, into the morning, onto the day, from dark warm comfort, of my bed full of sleep and blankets, back into bright...
  • By Gary Kowalski
    Children widen the circle of our being in ways that are limitless. Every baby that’s born connects us to our history, our own parents,...
  • By Terasa Cooley
    In this time of anticipated spring let us allow ourselves to extend the anticipation—to value the time of budding before blooming, of...
  • By Paul S Sawyer
    Loving God, We gather today in humility, Awed by the stone rolled back; And the surprise of the empty tomb. We gather in defiance Of the...
  • By Lori Gorgas Hlaban
    Birth is a miracle of love and courage, bringing light into the world; Death is a loss of light, but no less an act of courage, For we are...
  • By Joy Atkinson
    The womb of stars embraces us; remnants of their fiery furnaces pulse through our veins. We are of the stars, the dust of explosions cast...