Sermons

Blessed Complications of Fatherhood

Thich Nhat Hanh caligraphy: you are, therefore I am

A Father’s Day Sermon – High Street UU, Macon, GA – June 21, 2015

Thich Nhat Hanh says “You are, therefore I am” – this is not a differentiation, where we draw a line between you and me and declare two separate parts. It is instead a declaration of interbeing, of connectedness.

A Wiccan, a Hindu, and a Buddhist sneak into a park…

Ocmulgee National Monument Great Temple Mound

A few years ago, while living in Macon, I participated in a memorial service, on sacred Native American ground, with a Wiccan Priestess named Queen Myrtle, a friend whose chosen Hindu name is Sulata, and an adolescent who had not yet settled on any convenient labels. Late one evening, with a wink and a nod …

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