June 2, 2024 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford and Marci Marie Simmons. Unless you have a loved one in the Texas prison system, you probably don’t know much about what happens there. Join prison reform advocate Marci Marie Simmons and Rev. Joanna as we take a closer look. Marci Marie is a social media influencer […]

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Pet Blessing

May 26, 2024 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford. Pets are such a significant part of our lives. Bring your furry, feathered, or whatever friend to this outdoor service. (Please also bring a lawn chair. Folding chairs will also be available.)

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May 5, 2024 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford. Huzzah! Renaissance Fairs have become a popular event across the United States, with costuming, crafts, foods, and shows. The history they offer of Renaissance times is … eh, a bit imprecise. But the history of the fairs themselves is one of progressive values and counter-cultural resistance to […]

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ECLIPSE

April 7, 2024 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford. Humans are meaning-making machines, and we have been ascribing meaning to solar eclipses probably since the first one a human experienced. As we prepare to be in the path of totality, what meaning will we make?

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March 31, 2024 by Rev. Joanna Fontaine Crawford. Do we believe people when they explain who they are (or aren’t?) This year, Easter and the Transgender Day of Visibility fall on the same day. Let us explore the christology of Unitarian Universalism and the issue of allowing all individuals to define themselves.

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