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Living a UU Life. In ten Easy Steps. Olympia Brown 1835-1926. Michael Servetus 1511-1553. “All my yearning spirit craves, Is bury me not in a land of slaves.”. Frances Ellen Watkins Harper 1825 - 1911. Toribio Quimada 1930? - 1988. Living a UU Life. In ten Easy Steps.

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living a uu life

Living a UU Life

In ten Easy Steps

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Olympia Brown

1835-1926

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“All my yearning spirit craves,

Is bury me not in a land of slaves.”

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

1825 - 1911

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Toribio Quimada

1930? - 1988

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Living a UU Life

In ten Easy Steps

ten steps of a balanced uu life
Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
speak your truth
Speak Your Truth
  • Say it out loud
  • Make a timeline of your religious history
  • Cherish your doubts
  • Thisibelieve.org
  • Go to a UU congregation
  • Speak your truth to a good listener
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
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Kurt Vonnegut

1922 - 2007

get in touch with the wow of the universe
Get in Touch with the Wow!!! Of the Universe
  • Go for a walk
  • Surround yourself with story
  • Cook a meal
  • Exercise
  • Meditate
  • Fall in Love a Little Every Day
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
light a chalice
Light a Chalice

with…

  • A moment of silence
  • Read a reading
  • Say one thing you’re grateful for
  • Just say what’s on your mind
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
Affirm the Worth and Dignity of Yourself and Others
  • Treat each person as important
  • Practice ethical eating
  • Loving kindness meditation
  • Spend five minutes thinking about someone else
  • Offer hospitality
  • See every person as a possible Messiah
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
practice virtue
Practice Virtue
  • Random acts of kindness and senseless beauty
  • Give away a regular amount
  • Cherish the opportunity for an apology
  • Cultivate gratitude
  • Name the virtues you want
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
commit to a uu congregation
Commit to a UU Congregation
  • Join a UU congregation
  • Make a pledge
  • Teach our children well
  • Turn it outward
  • Give the “Extra 10”
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
converse with someone who isn t
Converse with Someone who Isn’t
  • Get to know your neighbors
  • Attend cultural days
  • Consciously speak about difference
  • Interview an elder
  • Sit next to someone you don’t know
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
matter
Matter
  • Seek relational power
  • Join a covenant group
  • Write a letter
  • Make time for your relationships
  • Find people who are already helping, and join in
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
make a pilgrimage to
Make a Pilgrimage to…
  • General Assembly & District Meetings
  • Another UU congregation
  • A place you come from
  • As far as you can walk
  • A goodness expedition
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Ten Steps of a Balanced UU Life
  • Speak your truth
  • Get in touch with the Big-ness of the universe
  • Get a chalice and light it regularly
  • Affirm the worth and dignity of yourself and others
  • Practice Virtue
  • Commit to a UU congregation
  • Converse with someone who isn’t
  • Matter
  • Honor the Sabbath and keep it holy
  • Make a Pilgrimage
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Living a UU Life

In ten Easy Steps

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