Peter Tatchell, globally known humanist and gay, human rights defender will speak on Aug 28 on “Secular Humanism & Political Conflicts: Giving Voice to the Voiceless” at Davies church. Peter Tatchell has been campaigning for human rights, democracy, LGBT freedom and global justice since 1967. He is a member of … Continue reading
Turn the Other Cheek: Compliant or Defiant? What if everything we’ve been taught about turning the other cheek was wrong? As our nation continues to mark the 50th anniversary of key civil rights milestones of the 1960s, it is a good time to take a fresh look at the Biblical … Continue reading
This Sunday will focus on how love powers (and Empowers) justice work. This isn’t something we have to “get,” as much as it is something for which we have to allow space.
This meditation written by Rev. Erin Gingrich, was given during the service on Feb. 9, 2014 (sermon here). It’s a beautiful meditation that reflects the feelings of many. Meditation Response to Joys and Sorrows by Rev. Erin Gingrich Come into the circle of love and justice. We do this when … Continue reading
Discussion takes place at the Dowlings in Brandywine. Topic: Escalating Inequality is a UUA proposed Congregational Study/Action Issue, which asks, “Upward mobility—the American Dream—has become a myth. Concentration of wealth and power has skyrocketed. King’s dream of justice and equality has fractured. Half of all Americans are impoverished or struggling, … Continue reading
Nelson Mandela, was a practitioner of compassion, tolerance for human imperfections, the value of understanding others rater than judging, and universal humanity. The Rev. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), issued the following statement on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela: “As we begin to grieve … Continue reading