Sun, 29 July 2007
For many people, working in corporate America seems both necessary and unavoidably numbing. Is workplace spirituality really an oxymoron? Must it be so? Come for some observations about the alleged conflict between work life and personal essence based on Craig’s 15 years working for large Minnesota businesses.
Direct download: Soul_in_the_Dilbert_Zone_Craig_Allen_July_29_2007.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:50pm CDT
Sun, 22 July 2007
In a world in which money and success are intimately tied with time and efficiency it is difficult to stop and reflect on and appreciate our actions as well as the way in which society and nature act upon us. Based on Thich Nhat Hanh’s book "Peace is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life," we will explore simple ways to incorporate mindfulness into our busy lives in order to create a more peaceful and meaningful existence.
Direct download: Taking_Time_to_be_Silent_Jessie_Light_July_22_2007.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:14pm CDT
Sun, 8 July 2007
Oh Say Can You See, By the Dawn’s Early Light? — Tom Esch
It is time to really put our imaginations to use. Fewer people can doubt that we are near or at a point of crisis on many levels as a planet and as a species. Is it time for all of us to begin to see new things in new ways? Where do we as a UU movement find our vision and inspiration in times of desperation?
Direct download: Oh_Say_Can_You_See_By_The_Dawns_Early_Light_July_8_2007_Tom_Esch.mp3.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:35am CDT
Sun, 1 July 2007
The Eldercare Journey - by Rev. Ann Romanczuk
Many of us in this congregation are caring for, or anticipating caring for, our aging parents. Author Mary Pipher writes of this process: "if we embark freely and willingly on this voyage of discovery, we may find joy, empathy, understanding, and intimacy. We expand our definitions of what it means to be human. We grow our own souls in the garden of time." Rev. Ann Romanczuk will explore this difficult and potentially rewarding passage.
Direct download: The_Eldercare_Journey_July_1_2007_by_Rev._Ann_Romanczuk.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:15am CDT