One Little Word

UU Church of the Palouse · October 8, 2017 Audio File:   Opening Words  We strive to be people of good conscience.  We pay attention.  We acknowledge the big, complex, horrible problems like systemic racism and sexism and homophobia and violence and global climate change.  We see and name all the myriad ways individuals and society…

Meeting Life with an Open Heart

UU Church of the Palouse · October 1, 2017 Audio File: Opening Words Society tells us: If we want our homes to be safe, we need to live in gated communities. If we want our jobs to be safe, we need to keep out immigrants and refugees. If we want our kids to be safe,…

Sanctuary Cities have a Sacred History

Audio File: Our Sanctuary Cities have a Sacred History by Nick Gier The people of the Ancient Middle East practiced radical hospitality, and the Israelites were no exception: “When a stranger sojourns in your land, you shall not do him wrong. The stranger who sojourns with you shall be to you as the native among…

Becoming the Beloved Community

UU Church of the Palouse · September 17th, 2017 Audio File: Opening Words Today, we’ll reflect on the journey toward Beloved Community- where have we been?  Where are we now?  And what are our next steps? Or where do we come from?  What are we?  And where are we going? Our UU values call upon…