This Sunday, May 26
Morning Practice at 9:15 a.m. – Movement as Spiritual Practice
Religious Exploration & Nursery at 10:30 a.m. Children enjoy classroom activities
4th Sunday Lunch by the Small Groups
- PARES Update: Read All about Year One
- Just Acts: Calling All UUs– It’s a Critical Moment for Migrant Justice! (+ GA News & More)
- June 2: Social Action Committee
- The Every Day UU: Now and Then
- Lay Ministry Training – Fall 2019
- Sherri’s Last Sunday at UUFA!
- Care Connections
- Summer RE Volunteers Needed
- May 28: Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition
- Diaper Drive
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens - Georgia shared a post.
20 minutes ago
Spirit of Life
whom we have called by many names
in thanksgiving and in anguish—
Bless the poets and those who mourn
Send peace for the soldiers who did not make the wars
but whose lives were consumed by them
Let strong trees grow above graves far from home
Breathe through the arms of their branches
The earth will swallow your tears while the dead sing
“No more, never again, remember me.”
For the wounded ones, and those who received them back,
let there be someone ready when the memories come
when the scars pull and the buried metal moves
and forgiveness for those of us who were not there
for our ignorance.
And in us, veterans in a forest of a thousand fallen
let new leaves of protest grow on our stumps.
Give us courage to answer the cry of humanity’s pain
And with our bare hands, out of full hearts,
with all our intelligence
let us create the peace.
Barbara J. Pescan
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