October 6, 2019, 10 am – Inner Ideals and Creativity – Which More Shapes Our Worldviews?

Presented by Rev. Linda Horton

UU pragmatist philosopher Henry Nelson Wieman, who articulated a naturalistic Process theology, challenged religious liberals to recognize that their ideals come out of the “box” of tools they already have How can living creatively help us enlarge our worldviews, be more flexible and find genuinely new and hopeful directions? Are there times when some event, person or insight has broken open your box of reality and caused you to reshape how you see the world?

 

October 20, 2019, 10 am –  Racism – The Danger of a Single Story

Presented by Barbara Bowmar

Through the viewing of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s video “The Danger of A Single Story” and through sharing of some personal experiences of racism,, we will look at what happens when we do not look more deeply and openly at ourselves and those around us. What do we need to do as individuals and as a Fellowship to dismantle racism within ourselves and in our Fellowship? Has this Fellowship held a discussion on adding an eighth principle on racial justice?