Sermon Archives: August2016

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August 30, 2016

Growing Old in a Time of Radical Change

(Presented by Ken Starbuck at the Carbondale Unitarian Fellowship on August 28, 2016) Life has a beginning, a moment when it was not but now is.  So too is experience.  Each new experience is a fresh beginning, taken in by new eyes – eyes that see that happening for the first time. This is why we seldom…

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Sarah Richards
August 28, 2016

Growing Old in a Time of Radical Change

Growing Old During a Time of Radical Change (Presented by Ken Starbuck at the Carbondale Unitarian Fellowship August 28, 2016) Life has a beginning, a moment when it was not but now is. So too is experience.  Each new experience is a fresh beginning, taken in by new eyes – eyes that see that happening for the…

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Sarah Richards
August 21, 2016

Practice

Well, the students are back—school’s started again, all of a sudden, my calendar is filling up with all types of commitments. What was that stuff we were thinking about for the last two weeks, “Slowing Down” to listen deeply, to approach resistance with curiosity? That was a nice break, but I’ve got to get busy!…

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Sarah Richards
August 14, 2016

Curiosity

“The Scotty Who Knew Too Much”, a fable by James Thurber.[i]” Several summers ago there was a Scotty who went to the country for a visit. He decided that all the farm dogs were cowards, because they were afraid of a certain animal that had a white stripe down its back. “You are a pussy-cat…

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Sarah Richards
August 7, 2016

Listening

“Voice still and small, deep inside all, I hear you call, singing.” When was the last time you slowed down enough to listen for a still, small voice? During my recent relaxing, nearly off the grid vacation, I realized that for me at least, slowing down is necessary to listen to that still, small voice,…

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