Mon, 26 May 2008
Did you know that the "K" in K-rations refers to U of M professor, Ansel Keyes? During World War II, Keyes was asked to devise a compact, nutritious packet for use by the troops. What did he include and why? What do soldiers need and why? Rob and Community Intern minister, Jacqueline Duhart, a retired Air Force officer will offer a service for Memorial Day.
Direct download: What_Every_Soldier_Needs_Rob_Eller-Isaacs__Jacqueline_Duhart_May_25_2008.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:05am CDT
Mon, 19 May 2008
Come celebrate the affirming, uniquely Unitarian Universalist ritual of Flower Communion. Developed by Czech Unitarian minister, Norbert Capek who died a martyr at Dachau, the ritual celebrates the intrinsic beauty of each and every soul. Bring a flower for the arch. This Family Sunday service is for the whole church family.
Direct download: Our_Sure_Blossoming_Rob_Eller-Isaacs_May_18_2008.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:21am CDT
Mon, 12 May 2008
Barry Lopez asks, "How is one to live a moral and compassionate existence when one is fully aware of the blood, the horror inherent in life, when one finds darkness not only in one’s culture but with oneself?" How do we embody the generous spirit of mothering in this troubled time? The answers may lie in the workings of an anthill or the language of our very DNA. Ruth MacKenzie is a student of theology at United Theological Seminary in New Brighton, as well as a professional creative and performance artist.
Direct download: Community_of_Mothers_Ruth_MacKenzie_May_11_2008.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:29am CDT
Mon, 5 May 2008
Increasingly, we are not only conscious of the nutritional value of the food we eat, but also its source and sustainability. We are also increasingly aware of the ethical and political dimensions to the food we eat. Explore the dynamics of the food chain and what is healthy eating when the well-being of the whole planet is considered.
Direct download: Food_for_the_Spirit_Food_for_the_Planet_Janne_Eller-Isaacs_May_4_2008.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:55am CDT