We have to be about the business of building a just and loving community. We have to
do it here for the people in this room and we have to do it for the people in our region, in this
area, in our neighborhoods. We have to create something that models – I have to model for
you and we as a church have to model for them.
by Susan Biali, MD Source: Psychology Today I frequently talk about relationships as one of the most important contributors to your health and happiness. And it’s not just your closest relationships – the number of social contacts you have in your daily life, period (including the bank teller and your neighbor down the street) are [...]
I read an article tonight that inspired me & gave me pause. It dealt with the radical notion that children should be bored – from this boredom stems great creativity and innovation. It made me think of my own adult life, and how schedules, email reminders, and errands have taken much of the natural joi de [...]
Despite spending vast amounts of money and helping to create the world’s largest nonprofit sector, philanthropists have fallen far short of solving America’s most pressing problems. What the nation needs is “catalytic philanthropy”—a new approach that is already being practiced by some of the most innovative donors. Here is a thought-provoking article from The Stanford [...]
Got blog? Yes, we do! Welcome to UUCOC Conversations the blog for the Unitarian Universalist Churrch of Oak Cliff, in Dallas, TX. There aren’t many posts here yet, but you can look forward to some of the following: News from our Social Justice ministry, and calls to action in both local and national movements. Meet-n-greet [...]
Welcome to UUCOC Conversations, the blog for the Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff. Here, you'll find green tips, links to the podcasts of our regular Sunday services, news about upcoming events, and personal observations from many of our members. Don't be shy! Join the conversation by leaving a comment, or contributing a post of your own.
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