Author: Rev. Dr. Marian Stewart

Rev. Talk 11-18-2021

Conversation and musings from Rev. Marian…

Really good news and really bad news…

Let’s get the bad over with first so we can be happy with the good news.

Last Sunday, our online Coffee Hour got Zoom-bombed. More than really bad. It was awful. Our apologies to … read more.

Rev. Talk 11-10-2021

Conversation and musings from Rev. Marian…

Yesterday morning I watched a news clip. It was just a preview teaser with no sound but it grabbed by heart. To tell the truth, I got a lump in my throat. My eyes got a little teary. The … read more.

Rev. Talk 11-4-2021

Conversation and musings from Rev. Marian…

Happy fall everyone!

On one of my late afternoon walks this week, there was a beautiful old tree full of fall color that took my breath away. Bright golden yellows and oranges on thick branches that reached out and up into a … read more.

Rev. Talk 10-21-2021

Happy October!

During the pandemic, we all lost a bit of what ‘normal’ life was all about. Many lost a lot more. But for everyone, a few common threads are evident. One of the things I hear often is that people really miss live music.

More than once, … read more.

Rev. Talk 10-7-2021

As the world turns and the seasons change…

Watching the leaves fall creating random patterns of shape and shades on the ground, hinting at cooler days to come, I feel fully alive even as I am drawn inward toward reflection. These days boast perfect temps for … read more.

Rev. Talk 9-23-2021

Conversation and musings from Rev. Marian…

It’s fall y’all!

I couldn’t help it. Every now ‘n then, my Southern just gits da best o’ me.

Fall usually means a few more warm days mixed in with sweaters. But rain? Oh my. I feel like we’ve had enough to … read more.

Rev Talk 9-16-2021

Rev. Talk
Conversation and musings from Rev. Marian…

We did it! It worked!

“Loved it.” “Wow!” “Amazing.” “So proud.”

And… “I felt so connected.”

The feedback keeps rolling in. Our grand experiment – forced by these times (and loooong-overdue) – worked. After months of research, learning, acquiring equipment, training, experimenting, … read more.

BLM Perspectives

Justice Update

#BLM – or Black Lives Matter – has different interpretations according to the audience. The message here is from the perspective of a long-time UU who tries to take a wide-angle perspective on BLM. With a little history and a look a the evolution of … read more.

Racial Justice and Immigration

Today’s Justice Saturday is about the work of the Racial Justice and Immigration (RJI) JAM Focus Group, specifically its work for immigrant justice. We invite you to learn more about RJI with a short video and information about how you can engage in this important work. The … read more.