Monthly Archives: March 2017

About Risks – Lessons from Harriet Tubman

Sermon, Rev. Sue Browning, March 19, 2017 Reading Exodus 3:1-12 (NIV) (Moses and the Burning Bush) Now Moses was tending the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian, and he led the flock to the far side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in flames of … Continued

Hatch and Hatch Again

Do you ever think, “If I could just get things in my life in order, then I’d be ready to do all those things I want to do?” If only. One of the greatest paradoxes in life is our striving for order. We want to get through our lists in order to, well, to get … Continued

Feeling Squirmy?

This is stewardship month at UUFE. It’s the month when we talk about money. No way to sugarcoat it. And for some folks just talking about sharing money gets them squirmy. Not a spiritual topic, some say. Yet generosity and sharing are at the heart of Unitarian Universalist values. Stewardship is defined as “managing something … Continued

Ken Court answers the Five Short Questions

With mere mention of his epic 28,000-mile ocean voyage, UUFE’s Ken Court tells instead of growing up with Daddy and Mimi in tidewater Virginia, Hampton Roads, and Coronado, learning tobacco cultivation from McClain the black tenant farmer, raising delphiniums and a red Duroc sow, and designing submarines and tugboats. Tells with brevity.  And links to his … Continued

Living Boldly

Sermon by Sue Browning Minister, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Easton Reading Adapted slightly from a writing by Marianne Williamson in her book A Return to Love “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens … Continued

How Jean-and-Jerry almost didn’t happen

UUFE’s Jean Rhian answers the Five Big Questions and tells about working with little springs and gears for the local jeweler, and with IBM mainframes for K-Mart and Ford, and how joining UU was a move to the right.  And along the way… how Jerry lost her phone number. UU liFE:  Where were you raised, and … Continued