Faith Development 7.13 to 7.19.20

Faith Development Activities

Looking for ways to connect and deepen your relationship with Live Oak? Remember, you can find information about events on our What’s Happening page, here.

I’m back from a productive study leave and gearing up for the new RE year. We will start with … read more.

A Community of Communities

Graphic created by Paul Cole Jones

Last year at General Assembly in Spokane, Paula Cole Jones presented the Fahs Lecture. She reframed how we look at our congregations and what that shift could mean for building Beloved Community. This year she led a follow-up workshop based … read more.

Faith Development 7.6.20 to 7.12.20

Funny thing about thinking outside the box, it takes the time to do it and the space to do it. Staff has been responding to everything that is happening in our world, providing worship, resources, pastoral care, and connection. I can only speak for myself … read more.

Planning for the Unknown

I occasionally receive the following question from people who are not part of any religious community. I answer it politely, seriously, but I have to confess … inside, I am – with more than a tinge of hysteria – laughing. Or crying. Sometimes it’s hard … read more.

More to Learn…

I just “returned” from my eighth, and our first ever, all-virtual General Assembly. It was a week of deep engagement with other religious professionals and lay leaders at both my Liberal Religious Educators Association (LREDA) professional days and our annual UU General Assembly (a gathering … read more.

Faith Development 6.29 to 7.5.20

Faith Development Activities

Looking for ways to connect and deepen your relationship with Live Oak? Remember, you can find information about events on our What’s Happening page, here.

Here are this week’s updates:

Faith Like a River is on hiatus until the end of the summer. We had a … read more.

Faith Development 6.22 to 6.28.20

Faith Development Activities

Looking for ways to connect and deepen your relationship with Live Oak? Remember, you can find information about events on our What’s Happening page, here.

Here are this week’s updates:

Letters for Bridging Seniors: Deadline is June 28.
Please remember to write a note of wisdom, encouragement, … read more.

I. Miss. You.

I miss you.

I woke up Wednesday morning missing you so badly, it’s a wonder you didn’t look out your window and see me outside, just driving from one member’s house to another. I miss the hugs and handshakes as you left the sanctuary after the … read more.

Building a New Way … To Worship

This Sunday, June 21, will be our last time to do worship though Zoom.  Beginning June 28, our worship service will be held on the “Youtube Premiere” platform.  The service time – Sundays at 10:00 am – will remain the same

What This Will Mean For … read more.