Feature Stories

Minister’s Message – January 2016

Posted on Jan 27, 2016 in Feature Stories, From Rev. Dave

Minister’s Message – January 2016

Unitarian Universalist ministry is largely among people who are willing to live in this immanent world of suffering, delight, attachment, and deeply flawed humanity. So ministry focuses on encouraging each other to access spiritual reservoirs that move through the suffering.

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Kathy Kozachenko was First Openly Gay Person to win Election

Posted on Dec 12, 2015 in Feature Stories, News

Kathy Kozachenko was First Openly Gay Person to win Election

Allegheny UU member Kathy Kozachenko's historic moment as the first openly gay person to win a U.S. election

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Spiritual Focus: Forgiveness

Posted on Oct 1, 2015 in Feature Stories, From Rev. Dave

Spiritual Focus: Forgiveness

If I’m going to keep somebody imprisoned, I have to be there, at the door, keeping it tightly closed, holding the key. If I’m going to keep somebody imprisoned, I am in prison, too.

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Spiritual Focus: Faith

Posted on Sep 9, 2015 in Feature Stories, From Rev. Dave

Spiritual Focus: Faith

"To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don’t grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead, you relax and float."

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Path to Authenticity led North Side Pastor to God

Posted on Jul 26, 2015 in Feature Stories, News

Path to Authenticity led North Side Pastor to God

Then came a message from above: When you get off the floor, you have to start thinking about what it's going to take to start serving. “If anyone gets messages from God, that was mine,” said McFarland, 53, of the Mexican War Streets. “It was clear.”

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Grieve as you are willing and able…

Posted on Jul 21, 2015 in Feature Stories, From Rev. Dave

Grieve as you are willing and able…

The loss of somebody who entered my heart isn't something to "get over." Get through; maybe. Get along with; more like it.

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