Thursday, 18 September 2014, 10:42 am PDT

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Ubuntu Linux for Ministry: a feature for orders of service

So, this hasn’t been a weekly Thursday feature as I intended. Nor is this, properly speaking, a Ubuntu Linux-only feature, as it’s uses Libre Office Writer, and that’s available f... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

“The Poetic Expression of Unitarianism”

I’m going to meditate on the tradition of “lyric theism. ” But first, some documents to give some context. From Modern Words of Religion, edited by Carlyle Summerbell (1915) THE P... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

Saw in Toronto: picture of the church inside on the outside

I saw something clever when Husband and I vacationed in Toronto this summer. We passed by a United Church of Canada parish church — a huge edifice, with what I guess is historically small con... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

Lost visions of Universalists: her enormous head

Meet Candace Lucretia Fulham Skinner. I found her through the Internet Archive image mass upload, in The Fulham Genealogy. She was married to a Universalist minister, but was a force, and a teacher... [read more]

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Coding for …?

In my experience, attempts to introduce technology lessons for lawyers means an opportunity for clergy, too. Small-firm lawyers and clergy very often have this much in common: a need for technology... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

Why Sunday?

A quick thought. Why should the principal worship service be on a Sunday, particularly late Sunday morning? There are reasonable arguments for Christians, as it commemorates Christ’s resurrec... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

Lost visions of Universalists: mixed churches

More from the Internet Archive upload to Flickr… [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

John Murray commemorated

Universalist pioneer and minister John Murray died this day in 1815. While known in his own day as Father Murray, and honored for his early leadership, his own theological views were largely disreg... [read more]

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Boy in the Bands

A source of daily readings

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So, why church at all?

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A prayer at eventide