Thoughts from Rev Russ

  • Charlottesville August 16, 2017

    My reactions to last weekend’s violence and displays of hatred in Charlottesville, Virginia was both visceral and emotional. When fear is promoted—anger grows.  When anger is tolerated—violence erupts.  When violence is accepted as necessary—deaths occur.  When deaths are seen as unfortunate collateral damage of a greater cause—what will happen to us?

    My minister/teacher in Massachusetts wrote recently of how, in seminary, we are taught to be a “’non-anxious presence’ to walk into the storm of conflict, turmoil or loss and be ...

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I believe in the seven Unitarian Universalist Principles and I enjoy how this congregation can laugh, cry, think, and even worry together.  I feel that we can create a better place for life on earth together!

Joy Hinz