by Linnea Nelson. Almost 50 people from UUCF and the greater community gathered on Saturday afternoon to learn how to talk to kids about race, and everybody was eager to learn. Moderator Cayce Utley, local director of Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ), acknowledged that many of us may have come hoping for a guidebook […]
"Faith Matters" Blog
Welcome to "Faith Matters," the Monday blog written by UUCF's ministers and congregational lay leaders.
by Rev. Laura Horton-Ludwig. Barbie has blue hair and hips! This week, The Washington Post reported that Mattel, maker of the Barbie doll, is introducing a whole spectrum of Barbie diversity: four different body types, including a fuller-figured Barbie whose shape is a lot more like the average American woman than the Barbie dolls I […]
by Rev. David A. Miller. It is an unusual thing to have time off knowing that almost everyone else also has time off and there really isn’t that much to be done about it. That was the way it felt sitting at home for the past couple of days. The world doesn’t stop, but it […]
by Rev. David A. Miller and Rev. Laura Horton-Ludwig. “All – everything that I understand – I understand only because I love.” – Leo Tolstoy Things may start to get a little messy at UUCF in the coming month. Messy as only talk of race and prejudice and privilege can be. But that mess will […]