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Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Jake Morrill
    For twelve years, Daisy has been the best dog any person could love. But last week, when she disappeared into the woods? That wasn’t what I...

inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop

  • From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
    33 tales collected from Brazil, China, Korea, Russia, Tibet, Africa, and the Americas' native peoples celebrating the interconnectedness of...

Skinner House Books

Tapestry of Faith: Curricula and Resources for Lifespan Faith Development

Circle of Trees

Love Surrounds Us, Grades K-1

Riddle and Mystery, 6th Grade

Sing to the Power, Grades 4-5

Spirit in Practice

Toolbox of Faith, Grades 4-5

  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Creation ," a retelling of a story in Genesis, in the Hebrew scriptures Preparation for...

Wonderful Welcome

WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Chip Roush
    May the power of transfiguring love evolve through and among us.
  • By Addae Ama Kraba
    Blessings for a life well lived.
  • By Ben Soule
    This chalice is a symbol of our faith. It is a light of peace, of justice, and of love.
  • By Ben Soule
    A feeling of being on the edge of something new. A time to welcome the new year and make the old year right before we lay it on our shelf of memories.
  • By Amy Zucker Morgenstern
    Within the heart of the flower, the fountain of beauty Within the heart of the community, a fire that warms and dances Within the heart of...
  • By Elaine Kiziah
    May my wisest self guide me through this day. May she remind me to look through eyes of wonder and see the abundant beauty of Here and Now...
  • By Elizabeth Mount
    Come into this place, bringing all you hold with you. though your heart be heavily burdened, whether you be on the brink of tears or burn...
  • By Glen Thomas Rideout
    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. ...
  • By Tracie Barrett-Welser
    Our grief is a holy thing. It is that proof that another life touched ours in a profound way. It is the mark of love, the mark of...
  • By David Breeden
    Late in his life, the philosopher Richard Rorty — a well-known atheist — was asked by an interviewer if he could define holy. Perhaps the...
  • By Marilynne Robinson
    Everyone has petted a cat, but to touch one like that, with the pure intention of blessing it, is a very different thing. It stays the mind.
  • By Kristin Kany
    Kristin Kany wrote this multi-voice poem in 2016 to be read by a group of "diverse moms." I am mother Mother 1: I am Mother Mother 2: I am...
  • By Patricia Shelden
    Here is where we gather in the presence of the Sacred. Here is where we gather to experience the Holy Here is where, together, we face the...
  • By Rebecca Parker
    Your gifts—whatever you discover them to be—can be used to bless or curse the world. The choice to bless the world will draw you into community... None of us alone can change the world. Together—that is another possibility, waiting.
  • By Everett Howe
    How does it happen? this transformation. Arriving from many directions, one bearing snacks, another the workday's toll of tension; one...
  • By Andrea Hawkins-Kamper
    The winter solstice is a time to look back upon our ancestors, gather our family and friends close, and rejoice in the return of the sun...
  • By Rebecca Parker
    You have to know your body as the home of God And this is the purpose of Christmas. The rose blossoming in the wilderness is the unfolding...
  • By Gwen Matthews
    Your spirit, talents, generosity, imagination, and dedication reaffirm our fellowship and create our Beloved Community.
  • By Andrea Hawkins-Kamper
    Gather we now into this space, this time when the Wheel turns and the Veil shatters. Gather we now to remember, to grieve, to prophesy, to...
  • By Lyn Cox
    Your gifts are welcome on this journey.
  • By Israel Buffardi
    My friends, when you go from here know that our hearts are always in a holy place, for we are always connected to one another. Know that...
  • By Lisa Doege
    "I remove my shoes because this is hallowed ground," the guide says. "A holy place, not an everyday life place." The guide tells us how we...
  • By Elena Westbrook
    In a world ravaged by violence, by hatred, by conflicts that seem eternal and insoluble, sometimes the only thinbg we can do is be still...
  • By Ian W. Riddell
    Come, come, whoever you are. Do you hear that voice calling you, calling us? That voice which calls us together here today in this room...
  • By Robin Tanner
    Desire and sexuality are not held in high regard by many of the world’s religious traditions today. And sex? Don’t even go there! As...
  • By Sean Neil-Barron
    One day, your church was born. ...
  • By S. William Feiss
    We light this flame ...
  • By Sean Neil-Barron
    Your body is welcome here, all of it. Yes, even that part. And that part. And yes, even that part. The parts you love, and the parts you...
  • By Richard F. Beil
    Let us be attendant now upon hope, faith, and love. Let us know ourselves to be in the presence of the Source and Ground of these things...
  • By Abhi Prakash Janamanchi
    The sacred is present and available to us ­wherever we look or are willing to find it. If we remain open and expectant—watching out of the...
  • By Jean M. Olson
    In what form did the spirit appear to you today, the blossom of a flower, the tug of a child’s hand, the silent twinkling stars, an old...
  • By Janet Hutchinson
    Of course I want the truth, but here’s the rub: Truth doesn’t sit around still as a rock, it breathes and flows and turns inside out. Ever...
  • By Stephen M Shick
    It is not old, Yet it comes through the wisdom of the ages. It is not young, Yet it comes through the passion of innocence. It is not...
  • By Angela Herrera
    You bring yourself before the sacred, before the holy, before what is ultimate and bigger than your lone life bigger than your worries...
  • By Richard S. Gilbert
    We meet on holy ground, Brought into being as life encounters life, As personal histories merge into the communal story, As we take on the...
  • By Dawn Skjei Cooley
    The diversity of the human species is astounding. The fact that we can gather together for common experience is nothing short of a miracle...
  • By Robin F. Gray
    We join our voices in a holy communion of mind and heart, dedicated to the promises that bind us in compassion, one with another. In this hour we light the flame that signals our intention to find the sacred in every living thing.

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