Making Covenants

This week's story was based on Making Promises, Making Covenants by Janeen K Grohsmeyer. Covenanting is similar to making up a game on the playground. We all want to play together, and just need to figure out what the rules are before we can have fun. Our UU covenant was made about 50 years ago, … Continue reading Making Covenants

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Chalice Lighting

This week's story was adapted from Amy Peterson Derrick. In the Religious Education classrooms we’ve been wondering about what it means to be in a community with one another. We’ve explored the idea of mosaics and talked about community as something deeper than just occupying the same church building with one another. I shared a … Continue reading Chalice Lighting

Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

This week's story was Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag by Rob Sanders, illustrated by Steven Salerno. Harvey Milk knew it was not fair for gay people to be treated differently and discriminated against. He wanted to march and make a difference. But how could Harvey get his message across? "A … Continue reading Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag