Is God Just Another Word for Love?

Is God just another word for Love? In my own search for truth and meaning, I am captivated by science which frankly fills me with amazement and awe. I am reassured that the scientific method is based on observation and objective verification. In science I find both truth and meaning. This is how things are, […]

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Ever Thought of Stewardship as Spiritual Practice?

Ever Thought of Stewardship as Spiritual Practice? In the summer worship of 2018 we described many different forms of spiritual practice here at Unitarian Society of Hartford (USH) – Buddhist meditation, Tai Chi, art, self-compassion, connecting, and Small Group ministry. One spiritual practice we didn’t talk about is Spiritual Stewardship.  What, you say? What I […]

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What do you consider “spirituality”?

I am wondering as the Unitarian Society of Hartford Board chair of “Spiritual Life” what you consider spirituality. I know many people struggle with this word and for two primary quite different reasons. 1) Many were hurt during their upbringing by people using the word in more traditional religious. Those in this case HAD a […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist, Week of September 23, 2018

-Submitted by Judy Sullivan, USH Social Justice Chair Americans of Conscience Checklist, Week of September 23, 2018 By Jen Hofmann Six weeks to midterm elections.  Action: Protect voting access. Oppose Kavanaugh. Call: Your two senators (look up). Script: Hi. I’m calling from [ZIP] to ask [name] to oppose Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court. As an appellate […]

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Americans of Conscience Checklist, Week of September 16, 2018

-Submitted by Judy Sullivan, USH Social Justice Chair Americans of Conscience Checklist Week of September 16, 2018 By Jen Hofmann   97 weeks down, seven weeks to midterm elections. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and decency. We also practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration to stay engaged. […]

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