Discernment

This list includes every page tagged with "Discernment."

  • By Alix Klingenberg
    From Braver/Wiser
    We all have our foibles; pieces of ourselves that we both admire and occasionally revile. These gifts and struggles exist in tandem.
  • By Misha Sanders
    From Braver/Wiser
    Can we strive to have the grace to back away when our presence doesn’t feel like safety?
  • By Erika A. Hewitt
    From Braver/Wiser
    We can be cheerleaders for simple joys (even when we don't share them) and compassionate about the fact that we’re all just trying to survive.
  • By Sherri Scott
    From UU World

    An Illinois congregation’s internship program offers students valuable firsthand workplace experience.

  • By Rebekah Savage
    From Braver/Wiser
    This is the beauty and sparkle of spiritual communities: needs arise and beloveds appear to ask, “How can I help?” There’s no fixed timeline, just the spiritual practices of generosity and stewardship.
  • By Tim Atkins
    From Braver/Wiser
    There are so many spiritual lessons from the natural world and—in a season filled with Ingatherings and Water Communions—this is one for me: oxbow lakes as a beautiful combination of resiliency, strength, and flexibility.
  • By Elaine McArdle
    From UU World

    New self-assessment tool is helping UUs identify their spiritual priorities.

  • By Nancy Pierce, John Benford, Sonja L. Cohen
    From UU World

    Photos and conversation prompts from the UUA General Assembly in Spokane, Washington, June 19–23. 

  • By Myke Johnson
    From WorshipWeb
    For the followers of Jesus, the church itself—their communal gathering—was not a place to be filled with images of torture and cruelty. It was the place to remember that love was stronger than empire, and that heaven was possible here on earth.
  • By Lucy Bunch
    From WorshipWeb
    Mother Earth, in gratitude and humility, we ask that you hold us and sustain us, as we strive to live in connection with you and all life.