Category Archives: Religion

This is God

Ask ten Unitarian Universalists about God and you’ll receive ten different answers.  My church refuses to be limited by a singular explanation of such a staggering concept; instead, people are encouraged to explore their own personal ideas.  I struggle when … Continue reading

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My dear friend Bethany invited me to Highpoint Church with her two weeks ago.  No sooner than I walked through the door did I realize it wasn’t your typical Bible Belt affair– emblazoned on the front of the program handed to … Continue reading

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Dear friends, hippos, reincarnation

“Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing.  There is a time for silence.  A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny.  And a time to prepare to pick up the … Continue reading

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You are NOT “pro-life.”

I despise the term “pro-life.”  It’s such a glaring misnomer and I refuse to use it anymore.  Let’s call it what it really is:  anti-choice. Although I would love nothing more than to to shame the ignorant morons picketing outside … Continue reading

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100% UU

Plagued by insomnia I’ve spent the night on a spiritual Google mission.  I took Select Smart’s ‘What Religion Are You?’ quiz, something I’ve taken before with virtually identical results.  It doesn’t surprise me in the least that my only 100% … Continue reading

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I love you so very much

Confession:  Z brings out the hopeless romantic in me.  Oozing sappiness from my lovestruck pores I behave like I’m in a Taylor Swift song.  Every time he calls my heart skips a beat.  We write each other notes composed on … Continue reading

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• March Blog Challenge • Day 11: Last book you read For those of you unfamiliar with Damien Echols and the ‘West Memphis Three’ here is some background. Let it be known that I have researched this case extensively. It … Continue reading

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