Leaving Your Comfort Zone

Drawing from her pilgrim journeys to Nepal; Thailand; and Iona, Scotland; Rev. York explores the role of fear in our spiritual growth. Sarah is an author, spiritual director and retired UU minister serving part-time as UUA Consultant for Ethics in Congregational Life. She and her … read more.

The Spirituality of Solitude

Scott writes, In 1841, Henry David Thoreau retreated from the busy village life in his native Concord, Massachusetts, and lived alone in solitude for a full year in a small cottage on nearby Walden Pond. The result was one of the most famous essays … read more.

The Trauma of Being Alive

Scott writes:” Writing recently in the New York Times, Dr. Mark Epstein, a psychiatrist with decades of experience helping people cope with their life traumas, wrote a fascinating piece which said, among other things, “An undercurrent of injury and disaster runs through ordinary life.” My … read more.