To Soulfully Survive the World's Mayhem

Against a black backdrop, a person's hands reach gracefully toward the sky.

May whatever gatherings or activities we engage in this Sunday afternoon
help restore us — 
our connections to one another; 
our sense of hope, beauty, and fun in this world;
our deep knowing that we have to take care of ourselves and each other 
with love and joy if we are to soulfully survive the world's mayhem.

Note: Rev. Heather Rion Starr wrote this benediction for use on Super Bowl Sunday.

About the Author

Heather Rion Starr

Rev. Heather Rion Starr (she/her) is the fourth settled Minister for the Unitarian Universalists of Southern Delaware (UUSD) in Lewes, DE. She's a lifelong UU from the West Coast, married to Rev. Cathy Rion Starr (they/them). Together they are gladly raising their two kids in the communities of...

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