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A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Does Saying I live in a White Supremacy Culture make me a White Supremacist?

The short answer is no. But let’s put this into a much larger historical context. In 1452, Pope Nicholas V authorized King Alfonso V of Portugal to place Muslims and pagans into “perpet... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Craving Salt in a Saltless Society

Reading: Mark: 9-49-50:  For everyone will be salted with fire and every sacrifice will be salted with salt. Salt is good; but if salt has lost its saltiness, how can you restore its saltiness? Ha... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Finding Courage

In the early evening on December 1st, 1955, a woman leaving work sat on a bus in Montgomery. In the early evening, a tired woman leaving work sat down on a seat on a bus in Montgomery. In the early... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Moral Integrity

There was a recent story in the news about Republican Governor Baker falling in line behind Trump’s administration by not condemning the appointment of Stephen Bannon, a so-called Alt Righ... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

What Now

  How goes it with your spirit?   I have to say that I have been crushed by this election.   And when I say crushed I don’t just mean disappointed.   I mean my spirit has been pulverized ... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Religious Freedom and Judge Roy Moore

(I was asked to speak at the No Moore Rally today at the Alabama Supreme Court Building in Montgomery, AL.  Judge Roy Moore was being tried on six out of seven ethics violations when he urged Al... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

An Open Letter to Chief Justice Roy Moore

  29 April 2016 Dear Chief Justice Moore: As a citizen of Alabama, I am rather disappointed in your press conference comments.   Not only did they portray the events on January 12th incorrect... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Funding The Vision

Our congregation is in the midst of our annual stewardship campaign.  We had a well attended kick-off dinner, in fact it was the best attended kick-off dinner in recent history. One would think su... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Minimum Wage address to Tuscaloosa City Council

This was given to the Mayor and City Council on February 9, 2016. I am here before you tonight because I am confused by the city’s legislative agenda as it pertains to item 16–Minimum W... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi

Anti-Racist vs Non-Racist

I came across the following article today:  “I don’t trust white people, even the liberals, and science backs me up. ”   It is a good article that exposes the difficulty white ... [read more]

A Unitarian Universalist Minister in Mississippi