Maybe you, like me, are trying to figure out what “spiritual practice” is all about. Our congregation and our faith strive to be homes for spiritual sustenance; yet I’m often at a loss for how to nourish the spirit outside of Sunday services. I show up to the Women’s Ritual Council full moon circles when […]
"Faith Matters" Blog
Welcome to "Faith Matters," the Monday blog written by UUCF's ministers and congregational lay leaders.
We are blessed to worship on a campus embedded in a beautiful, natural surrounding. Famous lapsed Unitarian Henry David Thoreau celebrated natural settings in his classic “Walden,” in which he wrote of unexplored forests and meadows as the “tonic of wildness.” Doesn’t it just relax your soul to watch the golden autumn leaves waving and […]
Since joining UUCF as the Young Adult Community Leader, I have routinely found myself returning to the words of visionary author and facilitator adrienne maree brown. Her work “Emergent Strategy” has been both a supportive guide and invitational challenge for me in the work of young adult ministry. The vision she casts throughout the text […]