Sunday, 23 November 2014, 06:19 pm PST

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Boy in the Bands

The little three-hole punch

While I’m mulling on whether or not to blog on the recent reportage about the Starr King School for the Ministry — it won’t be nice-nice-sweet-sweet if I do — I thought I wo... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Serving the online church

I’ve signed up for so many accounts to manage my business relations with companies lately that I wonder what services a church — say, program-sized or larger — might offer online. I’m not s... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Thinking about Universalist conventions and clear paths

I developed a better appreciation of Universalist conventions this year, largely following my research at the Universalist archives at Harvard-Andover library. On the one hand, it makes me apprecia... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

The architecture of Universalist National Memorial Church, in detail

I was Googling for a set of 1939 orders of service from the Universalist National Memorial Church — where I was once minister and now, after a long break, am now a member — and found Si... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

The unintended subtext of “All are welcome”

There’s a much passed-around recent article about the lazy and misleading habit of churches that advertise themselves under the banner “All Are Welcome. ” It’s worth a read.... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Please join us after the service for …what?

I’m used to controversy, but I’m really wading into deep water now. What is the appropriate food to serve with coffee after church? I ask out loud to combat snack inflation and to make the task... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

Resuming blogging etc.

It has been an eventful month or so, with many challenges and opportunities. None, other than Daisy’s injury, is worth mentioning in public, but together they’ve left me exhausted and o... [read more]

Boy in the Bands

Boy in the Bands

A prayer for All Souls Day

Today is All Souls Day; evn with my low blogging I couldn’t let the day pass. I wrote about the Universalist history of All Souls day last year, here. Eternal God, as we come of one source, s... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

Normal thanks

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Another UU released today

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Thankful on an autumn day

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More thoughts on copyright

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A pastor without a car?

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Black Metal Universalism