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Footprints Connect - origins of our name

Our name was chosen to have particular meaning:

Footprints‘ signify both the journey we make through life and the impact we make as we go. 158 more words


Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office Spring Intergenerational Seminar on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

This seminar, which took place from April 3rd-6th 2014 focused on the Rights of Indigenous People, with the theme being “Sacred Roots: Indigenous Rights, Resistance and Reclamation”. 150 more words


April 12 - Interactive Sunday

April 12 is Interactive Sunday, where there will be opportunities to engage in prayer through song, reflection, and hands on activity. This is a wonderful intergenerational worship opportunity. 8 more words


Why SS Is Not "Broke" And How The Trust Fund Works

For at least two decades the “very serious people” in Washington have insisted that the Social Security system is “broke”. They’ve been screaming “bankrupt, bankrupt I tell you!” for so long that unfortunately an entire generation of young people and even middle aged workers are convinced that Social Security won’t be there for them when they retire. 2,065 more words

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Black Women's Roundtable Report: Black Women in the U.S.


Black Women in the United States, 2015, continues the Black Women’s Roundtable’s (BWR) annual inquiry into the challenges and triumphs of Black women across the U.S.   161 more words


Myth Busting the Fears of Social Security and Medicare Insolvency

On April 1, 2015 I’m presenting at the Area Agency on Aging 1-B sixth annual Judith J. Wahlberg Lecture.  I’ll be taking another whack at these zombie ideas that Social Security and/or Medicare are unsustainable, that they’re going BANKRUPT, and that we must cut benefits now to prevent cutting benefits later.   143 more words


Biblical Storytelling

Here is something new that isn’t really all that new to “try” – biblical storytelling.

I am part of a liturgical biblical storytelling troupe, whose members “tell” the gospel story (or another of the lectionary text) each week during worship. 332 more words

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