September 24, 2023 by Shan Schaefer. While anti-abortion activists strive to use faith to support their cause, what stories of reproductive health and faith are being left out? How can we look to our own stories and our own histories to fight for reproductive freedom in Texas? Shan Schaffer (no pronouns) is the Just Texas […]
September 17, 2023 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford. “Do you believe in God?” is a common question UUs get. But what do we mean by God? There are many different understandings, but one heavily influenced by UU thought is process theology.
September 10, 2023 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford. Unitarian Universalism is a faith that encourages and equips members to find the answers to questions of meaning that are most true, most compelling, for them. This year, we embark on a year of opportunities for deconstruction, spiritual exploration, and “finding your compass.”
September 3, 2023 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford “Welcome home!” Whether this will be your first time to Live Oak, you’re a regular attender, or you’re a member but haven’t been here in months, come to Live Oak this Sunday to be welcomed home with enthusiasm. This is our annual “water ceremony” service, so bring […]
August 20, 2023 by Erin Walter. Rev. Erin Walter visits to preach on the latest UU justice (and pop culture) news and to give us an inspiring update on our shared efforts as members of the Texas Unitarian Universalist Justice Ministry (TXUUJM.org).
August 13, 2023 by Audrey McCann. Fighting the good fight day-after-day, legislative session after legislative session — it wears us down. How do we balance taking care of ourselves in authentic, healthy ways while also continuing to advocate for our Unitarian Universalist values? Pulling inspiration from a song those of us who attended this year’s […]
August 6, 2023 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford A year ago, I embarked on an experiment, to see if I could share with the world information about Unitarian Universalism – one 2 minute video at a time. People who had never heard of us began asking questions, and that’s when the real fun began.
July 23, 2023 by Natalie Briscoe. Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour has created a colossal cultural moment for fans of her artistry and everyone else. Swift’s current work offers many lessons to Unitarian Universalism about creating intentional community, participatory worship, extravagant welcome, diverse and multigenerational inclusion, and frankly, how to speak up while getting down and […]