Posts with the tag “story”
Touched by Grace - November 17, 2019
by FPUU Admin on November 20th, 2019
Do you ever just know something is for you? In March of 2018, I was scrolling through the Clergy Chicks group on Facebook (yes, there is such a group) when a post jumped out. A clergywoman I didn’t know had written, “Hey all, I was in this program and it was phenomenal! It is across ages, denominations, and across the US and Canada. Check it out.” And below was a link to a post from the Sister...
When Lawyers Hear Stories - a sermon by the Rev. Ms. Anne Robertson, March 31, 2019
by FPUU Admin on April 3rd, 2019
"When I say that the Bible, like human life, is fundamentally story, I’m not making any claims about fact or fiction. What I’m saying is that reading the Bible to try to discern fact from fiction is missing the point. Reading the Bible to pull out laws for this and that is missing the point. The Bible is an invitation to relationship with the characters we read about. We are invited to put ourselv...
Aching for Wholeness - A Sermon for Scituate's Day of Hope
by FPUU Admin on April 2nd, 2014
"So often when we are dealing with issues like illness, unemployment, addiction, depression, anxiety, mental illness, domestic violence, or financial troubles, we whitewash our problems. “Fine,” we say when people ask us. Society has deemed these problems shameful, marks of failure, so it can take courage to acknowledge that we or members of our families are living with them." (To read the full...
When Lawyers Hear Stories - a sermon by the Rev. Ms. Anne Robertson, March 31, 2019Weekly What's Happening - April 3, 2019In Debt to Life - April 7, 2019Weekly What's Happening - April 10, 2019Weekly What's Happening - April 17, 2019We Are the Parade - Easter Sunday April 21, 2019Weekly What's Happening April 24 - May 4