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April 21, 2020

Parson to Person: “Howard be thy Name” 4-17-20

I have always been intrigued by the ways children sometimes mis-hear the words to prayers, songs, and sayings (“Howard be thy name” being a misunderstanding of […]
April 14, 2020

Parson to Person: “Why Support a UU Church?”4-10-20

Since we are all still sheltering in place, and since UCN’s pledge drive is still happening, I thought I’d write something about why we give our […]
April 14, 2020

Parson to Person: “Para What? A Gift for the New Year” 12-27-19

As you read this, you may be in a somewhat hectic state: Hanukkah, Solstice, Christmas, New Year – whatever it is you’re celebrating, and wherever you […]
April 14, 2020

Parson to Person: “On Broken Chandeliers” 11-29-19

I was thinking recently about Stephen Colbert (who used to host “The Colbert Report” and now hosts “The Late Show”). When he was young, he apparently […]
April 14, 2020

Parson To Person:  About the “Spirit of Life” 10-25-19

When the Unitarian Universalist Association published our “Singing the Living Tradition” hymnal in 1993, one of the new hymns that became quite popular right away was […]
April 14, 2020

Parson to Person: “Peace and Unrest” 10-4-19

  You may have noticed that I have begun ending the services I lead at UCN with the words “peace and unrest.” If you were at […]
April 10, 2020

Parson to Person: “Crossword Spirituality?” 4-3-2020

Now that we are mostly “sheltering in place” due to the Corona Virus threat, I’ll bet a few more of us are working on crossword puzzles. […]
March 25, 2020

Parson to Person:  “Believing in Fireflies” 3/25/20

Because we are “sheltering in place” here in Wisconsin (and thus not meeting in person at UCN), we are all probably reading more than usual. Maybe […]
March 6, 2020

Parson to Person: “Who Should I Vote For?” 2-28-20

Who Should I Vote For? On February 18th, when it was time to vote for a candidate to the Wisconsin Supreme Court, I realized that I […]