The Role of Stories and Faith

 The Role of Stories and Faith with Ben Merens Our stories validate our existence and help others on their way. Ben Merens is a singer/songwriter/and storyteller. He is best known for his 21 years on the airwaves of Wisconsin Public Radio. Today, Ben works as an outreach specialist for the state’s      Bureau of Consumer Protection. […]

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This is the Great Awakening

Tell the Children That This is the Great Awakening with Rev. Jim Coakley The poet Rachel Kann believes we are in a paradigm shift in history.  We are awakening to the truth, for better or for worse, and building a new way of being, loving, and living. Rev. Jim Coakley’s UU roots are grounded in […]

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Goals Versus Intentions

Goals Versus Intentions with Rev. Jim Coakley About the Message: Tis the annual season of hopeful resolve followed quickly by disappointment. Phillip Moffitt, a renowned vipassana (insight) meditation teacher helps us better comprehend the difference between goals and intentions. Ironically, maybe we should be setting New Year’s goals to become more intentional? About the Speaker: […]

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May Your Life Be as a Song

The well-known Unitarian Universalist musician, Jim Scott, blesses us with his song May Your Life Be as a Song. (The refrain is hymn #1056). Let us lift up song as a metaphor for a life well lived. Rev. Jim Coakley’s UU roots are grounded in the remarkable story of the Fox Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Appleton, […]

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