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September 2018

Faith in a Seed

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
UU Fellowship of Door County, 10341 Water Street
Ephraim, WI United States
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“Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed,” Thoreau confessed. “Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.” Begin your reflections on faith in the morning worship service at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Door County, led by Karen Hering who will speak on "Faith in a Seed." A two-hour afternoon writing session, "When Faith Is a Verb,"…

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October 2018

Belonging to Our Longing

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Unity Church-Unitarian, Portland Ave, 733 Portland Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104 United States
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Free but rsvp required.

We are all, as Kahlil Gibran noted, the “sons and daughters of life longing for itself.” But our consumer culture often conflates longing and desire, as if longing could be satisfied by purchases, progress or possessions. What is the nature of longing and how do we respond to it? What does our longing point us toward? And what would happen if we let ourselves belong to our deepest longing? Free but RSVP by email requested. 

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November 2018

Covenant: the promises we make, break and renew

November 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Unity Church-Unitarian, Portland Ave, 733 Portland Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104 United States
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We “become human beings by making commitments, by making promises,” said James Luther Adams. Quoting fellow theologian Martin Buber, he called humans the “promise-making, promise-keeping, promise-breaking, promise-renewing creature.” What does our capacity for promise-making and covenant mean and how does it shape our human identity, our communities of faith and our role in creating new realities in the world? Free but RSVP by email requested. 

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December 2018

Wonder: Living with an Open Heart

December 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Unity Church-Unitarian, Portland Ave, 733 Portland Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104 United States
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“I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing,” wrote e.e. cummings, “than teach ten thousand stars how not to dance.”  As we enter the season of lengthened nights, we reflect on the gift of wonder and how we keep it alive. Free but RSVP by email requested. 

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January 2019

Crossing and Blessing Our Thresholds: a 4-part series

January 19, 2019 - March 9, 2019
Unity Church-Unitarian, 733 Portland Avenue
St. Paul, 55104
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Pre-registration required.

Every year brings changes, but sometimes the changes are larger and more challenging than others. If you are crossing a significant threshold in your life – a change in relationship, work, home, roles, identity or abilities – this four-part Threshold series offers a facilitated group experience for exploring personal thresholds, chosen or unbidden. In a supportive small group led by Karen Hering, participants will reflect on a current threshold in their lives while accompanying others in crossing their thresholds. Using conversation,…

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July 2019

2019 Summer Writing Retreat: Writing to Wake the Soul

July 26, 2019 - July 31, 2019
Christine Center, W8303 MANN ROAD
Willard, WI 54493 United States
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Save the dates! My annual writing retreat in 2019 will be held in the summer, July 26-31 at the beautiful Christine Center in Wisconsin. Pre-registration required. More information available in the future.

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