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Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Robin Tanner
    This is a story of in-the-middle for those wondering how their story ends.
  • By Elea Kemler
    I wanted so much to believe that God was watching over this boy, that God was tender and protective and fiercely on the side of life and that this boy would not slip away.

Skinner House Books

Tapestry of Faith: Curricula and Resources for Lifespan Faith Development

Chalice Children, in Preschool

Faithful Journeys, Grades 2-3

Gather the Spirit

  • By Janeen K Grohsmeyer
    When you go camping, what do you miss most? Electricity? Or toilets? Only a hundred years or so ago, people didn't have either one. There...
  • Based on information provided by Rev. Mike Young, The First Unitarian Church of Honolulu. Sometimes, the moment you meet someone, you know...

Riddle and Mystery, 6th Grade

Spirit in Practice

What Moves Us

UU World

  • By Ali Jablonsky
    Megan has a terminal illness. Ralph has to make a huge decision. I plunge into their spiritual and religious landscapes. I do not see spirituality as disappearing, but as being present everywhere.
  • By Doug Muder
    When my end comes, I hope I will have the power to die well.
    Image credit: iStockphoto/wildpixel
  • By Sue Burke
    Love small enough to curse a cell or sky.
    Image credit: © Hubble Heritage (CC BY-SA 2.0)
  • By Frances Cerra Whittelsey
    Ric Masten responds to cancer the way he knows best: turning ‘a line of language around a pain or puzzlement.’

WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Elizabeth M Strong
    Let us rejoice for the families who have gathered this Thanksgiving to express their thanks and to celebrate the bounty of their lives. Let...
  • By Beth Graham
    O Mysterious God whose ways are many, we ask for your comfort today. Help us feel your healing spirit as we work with the wounded. Help us...
  • By Erika A. Hewitt
    "Holy One, You knit me together in my mother's womb." This is the voice of Psalm 139: "[I] was not hidden from you when I was made in...
  • By Robin L Zucker
    Chaplain (C): The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want. Patient (P): There is so much that I want. I want to be well. C: He makes me lie...
  • By Scott Alexander
    This morning, I want us to grapple with one of the most universal and troubling facts of human existence. Though every last one of us would...
  • By Jay E Abernathy, Jr
    How can we begin to understand what hope and healing mean in the face of a deadly illness with no known cure? We have many sources of hope...
  • By Wayne B Arnason
    The gospels are full of stories about Jesus healing. The healing stories represent some of the most moving images in Scripture. They are...
  • By Bonnie Vegiard
    Spirit of Love, we pray for all your people. For people who are blind and cannot see and for those who can see but are blind to people...
  • By Sally Patton
    Sally Patton (author of “Welcoming Children with Special Needs”)
  • By Laurie Thomas
    A sermon about ability/disability, preached in five UU congregations between 2002 and 2004.
  • By Maureen Killoran
    It has been a long struggle, and our work is far from over. As we go forth, may we be empowered by the Spirit of Hope and Healing, whose...