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Lost visions of Universalists: Grace Universalist, Lowell

Click the image for a  link back to the original image; here it is in the book. It’s still standing, and still a church: St. George Greek Orthodox. And really, doesn’t look like it was... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

Lost pictures of Universalist, recovered

Yesterday, Cory Doctorow wrote that millions of public domain images, recovered from Internet Archive’s optical text recognition, have been uploaded to Flickr. The listing includes the text c... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

The purpose of blogging? ministry? churches?

I’ve enjoyed blogging less lately. Looking back, the every-day blogging schedule was too demanding. The main reason I would write some days was the certain knowledge that, once the daily chai... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

A source of daily readings

I’ve shortened my morning prayers and vespers to make them more appropriate for use alone, and brief enough to read before and after work. I’ve take out the provision for readings and a... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Ferguson and the liberal future

I took a break from blogging and — knowing I wouldn’t want get back to writing immediately — prepared several evergreen posts to run this week. (I’ll write about a couple of... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Ubuntu Linux for Ministry: a new feature, hopefully helpful

With all the talk about student debt, low salaries, missing employment, unwanted bivocationality and plain-old poverty in the ministry, it makes some sense to address ways of saving money as a way ... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Micro-alterations in liturgy

One of the principles I brought into my morning and evening prayer practice is that I would read the prayers as printed until became accustomed to them. I would borrow their voice and let it become... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

So, why church at all?

Boy in the Bands

A prayer at eventide

Boy in the Bands

Signs of life at UUCF-MIN