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CLF Quest August 2011: Are You Stupid or Just Unsure Which Jeans You Want?

2011-08-07
Length: 15m 48s

With a sermon title like this, I suppose I've got some explaining to do.…

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CLF Quest August 2011: Saluer

2011-08-07
Length: 4m 9s

The greeting of others that you meet in your daily travels.…

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CLF Quest August 2011: Berry Patch

2011-08-07
Length: 1m 37s

A Summer Memory…

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CLF Quest August 2011: Resources for Living

2011-08-07
Length: 2m 2s

The many choices and opportunities of Unitarian Universalism can be difficult to navigate.…

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CLF Quest August 2011: From Your Minister

2011-08-07
Length: 6m 25s

6. From Your Minister, by Meg Riley…

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CLF Quest August 2011: Perpetual Wonder

2011-06-15
Length: 4m 13s

...To Me…

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CLF Quest December 2010: Hoping for Light When Darkness Descends

2010-11-14
Length: 12m 1s

1. Hoping for Light When Darkness Descends, by Sylvia A. Stocker…

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CLF Quest December 2010: The Shammash Candle

2010-11-14
Length: 14m 3s

2. The Sahmmash Candle, by Charles Blustein Ortman…

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CLF Quest December 2010: Silk

2010-11-14
Length: 3m 48s

3. Silk, by Meg Barnhouse…

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CLF Quest December 2010: From Your Minister

2010-11-14
Length: 6m 56s

4. From Your Minister, by Meg Riley…

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CLF Quest December 2010: REsources for Living

2010-11-14
Length: 4m 45s

5. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest December 2010: Take Christmas

2010-11-14
Length: 1m 32s

6. Take Christmas, by Chris Raible…

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CLF Quest November 2010: They All Fade Away: Veterans Day

2010-10-15
Length: 15m 23s

1. They All Fade Away, by David Pyle…

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CLF Quest November 2010: With Praise and Thanksgiving

2010-10-10
Length: 10m 55s

2. With Praise and Thanksgiving, by Gail Forsyth-Vail…

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CLF Quest November 2010: All Souls Day

2010-10-10
Length: 3m 31s

3. All Souls Day, by Max Gaebler…

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CLF Quest November 2010: From Your Minister

2010-10-10
Length: 6m 59s

4. From Your Minister, by Meg Riley…

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CLF Quest November 2010: REsources for Living

2010-10-10
Length: 5m 2s

5. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest November 2010: When I Die

2010-10-10
Length: 39s

6. When I Die, by May Sarton…

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CLF Quest October 2010: Religion Beyond Belief

2010-09-12
Length: 13m 30s

1. Religion Beyond Belief, by Peter Morales…

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CLF Quest October 2010: Heaven on Earth: Who Gets to Go?

2010-09-12

2. Heaven on Earth: Who Gets to Go? by Mary McKinnon Ganz…

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CLF Quest October 2010: From Your Minister

2010-09-12
Length: 6m 4s

4. From Your Minister, by Meg Riley…

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CLF Quest October 2010: REsources for Living

2010-09-12
Length: 4m 29s

5. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest October 2010: The Fence

2010-09-12
Length: 47s

6. The Fence, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest September 2010: Coming and Going

2010-08-15
Length: 12m 43s

1. Coming and Going, by Meg Riley…

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CLF Quest September 2010: Where Weekends Come From

2010-08-15
Length: 18m 53s

2. Where Weekends Come From, by Aaron McEmrys…

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CLF Quest September 2010: What Unitarian Universalists Believe

2010-08-15
Length: 2m 24s

3. What Unitarian Universalists Believe, by David Rankin…

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CLF Quest September 2010: REsources for Living

2010-08-15
Length: 4m 28s

4. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest September 2010: The Meaning of a Life

2010-08-15
Length: 42s

5. The Meaning of a Life, by Robert Walsh…

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CLF Quest July 2010: Saluer

2010-06-15
Length: 18m 8s

1. Saluer, by Peter Friedrichs…

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CLF Quest July 2010: Are You Stupid, or Just Unsure Which Jeans You Want?

2010-06-15
Length: 17m 43s

2. Are You Stupid, or Just Unsure Which Jeans You Want? by Scott Tayler…

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CLF Quest July 2010: Berry Patch

2010-06-15
Length: 2m 25s

3. Berry Patch, by Vanessa Southern…

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CLF Quest July 2010: From Your New Minister

2010-06-15
Length: 5m 35s

4. From Your New Minister, by Meg Riley…

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CLF Quest July 2010: REsources for Living

2010-06-15
Length: 4m 38s

5. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest July 2010: Perpetual Wonder

2010-06-15
Length: 40s

6. Perpetual Wonder, by Theodore Parker…

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CLF Quest June 2010: Treasured Dishes, Fragile Cups

2010-05-15
Length: 12m 3s

1. Treasured Dishes, Fragile Cups, by Patrick T. O'Neill…

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CLF Quest June 2010: Father's Day

2010-05-15
Length: 11m 20s

2. Father's Day, by Meredith Guest…

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CLF Quest June 2010: Traditional Marriage

2010-05-15
Length: 3m 22s

3. Traditional Marriage, by Meg Barnhouse…

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CLF Quest June 2010: Introducing Meg A. Riley, CLF's New Senior Minister

2010-05-15
Length: 1m 45s

4. Introducing Meg A. Riley, CLF's New Senior Minister…

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CLF Quest June 2010: REsources for Living

2010-05-15
Length: 4m 49s

5. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest May 2010: After the Flowers Fade

2010-04-15

1. After the Flowers Fade, by Leslie Takahashi-Morris…

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CLF Quest May 2010: The Young Dead Soldiers

2010-04-15
Length: 1m 29s

2. The Young Dead Soldiers, by Archibald MacLeish…

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CLF Quest May 2010: The Last Full Measure of Devotion

2010-04-15
Length: 11m 15s

3. The Last Full Measure of Devotion, by David Takahashi-Morris…

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CLF Quest May 2010: By Any Other Name

2010-04-15
Length: 1m 43s

4. By Any Other Name…

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CLF Quest May 2010: A Clear, Bright Festival

2010-04-15
Length: 6m 17s

5. A Clear, Bright Festival, by Eliza Blanchard…

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CLF Quest May 2010: REsources for Living

2010-04-15
Length: 4m 45s

6. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest May 2010: Excerpt from "Woman in the Nineteenth Century"

2010-04-15
Length: 1m 53s

7. Excerpt from "Woman in the Nineteenth Century", by Margaret Fuller…

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CLF Quest April 2010: Why Easter?

2010-03-15
Length: 24m 13s

1. Why Easter, by Marilyn Sewell…

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CLF Quest April 2010: There Will Always Be an Easter

2010-03-15
Length: 2m 34s

2. There Will Always Be an Easter, by Munroe Husbands…

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CLF Quest April 2010: Resurrections

2010-03-15
Length: 3m 36s

3. Resurrections, by Barbara Pescan…

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CLF Quest April 2010: That Board

2010-03-15
Length: 3m 21s

4. That Board, by Nancy Shaffer…

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CLF Quest April 2010: Excerpt from "Walden"

2010-03-15
Length: 2m 21s

5. Excerpt from "Walden", by Henry David Thoreau…

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CLF Quest April 2010: From Your Intern Minister

2010-03-15
Length: 7m 49s

6. From Your Intern Minister, by Seanan Holland…

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CLF Quest April 2010: REsources for Living

2010-03-15
Length: 4m 37s

7. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest April 2010: Exodus

2010-03-15
Length: 49s

8. Exodus, by John Nichols…

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CLF Quest March 2010: Faith in the Borderland

2010-02-15
Length: 13m 10s

1. Faith in the Borderland, by Abhi Janamanchi…

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CLF Quest March 2010: Practicing Humanism

2010-02-15
Length: 11m 36s

2. Practicing Humanism, by Kendyl Gibbons…

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CLF Quest March 2010: Letters from Prisoner Members

2010-02-15
Length: 7m 51s

3. Letters from Prisoner Members…

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CLF Quest March 2010: REsources for Living

2010-02-15
Length: 4m 24s

4. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest March 2010: Fault Lines

2010-02-15
Length: 1m 46s

5. Fault Lines, by Robert Walsh…

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CLF Quest January 2010: CLF Worship Service at General Assembly

2009-12-15
Length: 1h 12m 2s

1. CLF Worship Service at General Assembly…

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CLF Quest January 2010: Life is Always Unfinished Business

2009-12-15
Length: 1m 39s

2. Life is Always Unfinished Business, by Richard S. Gilbert…

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CLF Quest January 2010: REsources for Living

2009-12-15
Length: 4m 1s

3. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest January 2010: Dust of Snow

2009-12-15
Length: 26s

4. Dust of Snow, by Robert Frost…

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CLF Quest December 2009: The Gifts of Samuel J. Stone

2009-11-15
Length: 8m 43s

1. The Gifts of Samuel J. Stone, by David S. Blanchard…

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CLF Quest December 2009: Shadows of Unknowing

2009-11-15
Length: 1m 48s

2. Shadows of Unknowing, by Elizabeth Tarbox…

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CLF Quest December 2009: Important Notice

2009-11-15
Length: 1m 55s

3. Important Notice, by Jane Rzepka…

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CLF Quest December 2009: La Befana

2009-11-15
Length: 1m 20s

4. La Befana, by Mary Wellemeyer…

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CLF Quest December 2009: Let Us Be That Stable

2009-11-15
Length: 1m 44s

5. Let Us Be That Stable, by Patrick Murfin…

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CLF Quest December 2009: Gifts of Simplicity

2009-11-15
Length: 2m 50s

6. Gifts of Simplicity, by Charles "Tom" B.…

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CLF Quest December 2009: Forever Turning

2009-11-15
Length: 1m 45s

7. Forever Turning, by Mark Belletini…

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CLF Quest December 2009: From Your Minister

2009-11-15
Length: 5m 39s

8. From Your Minister, by Jane Rzepka…

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CLF Quest December 2009: REsources for Living

2009-11-15
Length: 4m 42s

9. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest December 2009: Chanukkah

2009-11-15
Length: 1m 12s

10. Chanukkah, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest February 2010: How Faith Endures

2009-01-15
Length: 10m 30s

1. How Faith Endures, by Rosemary Bray McNatt…

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CLF Quest February 2010: From Your Minister

2009-01-15
Length: 7m 35s

2. From Your Minister, by Jane Rzepka…

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CLF Quest February 2010: No Ordinary Jane

2009-01-15
Length: 9m 51s

3. No Ordinary Jane, by Stefan Jonasson…

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CLF Quest February 2010: REsources for Living

2009-01-15
Length: 4m 0s

4. REsources for Living, by Lynn Ungar…

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CLF Quest February 2010: Sine Nomine

2009-01-15
Length: 3m 2s

5. Sine Nomine, by Clarke Wells…

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CLF Quest February 2010: Religious

2009-01-15
Length: 2m 56s

6. Religious, by Patrick T. O'Neill…

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CLF Quest February 2010: Groundhog Day

2009-01-15
Length: 1m 16s

7. Groundhog Day…

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CLF Quest July 2011: Money, Anxiety and Abundance

0000-00-00 :: Roger Jones, Family Minister, Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento, California
Length: 15s

Roger Jones opens a discussion of financial abundance, the paradoxical problems it can cause, and the myriad Biblical treatments of financial woes.…

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CLF Quest July 2011: The Stretcher and the Swan

0000-00-00 :: Meg Barnhouse, Minister, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, Texas
Length: 4s

Meg Barnhouse addresses the human need to slow down and relinquish some control over life in order to regain stamina.…

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CLF Quest July 2011: Dog Days

0000-00-00 :: Gary A. Kowalski, Interim Minister, UU Church of Santa Fe, New Mexico
Length: 2s

Gary Kowalski realizes that his dog is in fact his most important spiritual guru.…

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CLF Quest July 2011: Abundant Life

0000-00-00 :: Kendyl Gibbons, Senior Minister, First Unitarian Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Length: 4s

Kendyl Gibbons reels from the full force of the universe's bounty as she observes a California stream in full flood.…

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CLF Quest July 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 6s

Meg Riley explores the immensity of time itself and the ways in which we tend to focus myopically on the short-term.…

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CLF Quest July 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 5s

In our kids' column, Lynn Ungar encourages kids to share the wonders of life with the wider world.…

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CLF Quest July 2011: Life Is So Generous a Giver

0000-00-00 :: Fra Giovanni
Length: 1s

16th Century mystic Fra Giovanni encourages awareness of life's many gifts, if only we would open our eyes.…

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CLF Quest June 2011: Amazing Grace

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 11s

Lynn Ungar tells the story of the author of the religious hymn 'Amazing Grace' (a former slave trader) and expanding his experience to include all of us.…

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CLF Quest June 2011: Grace Happens

0000-00-00 :: Peter Friedrichs, Lead Minister, Unitarian Universalist Church of Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Length: 18s

Peter Friedrichs asks us to reexamine the definition of 'grace'.…

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CLF Quest June 2011: The Grace of a Bungee Jump

0000-00-00 :: Louise Green, Minister of Pastoral Care and Lay Leadership, All Souls Church, Unitarian Universalist, Washington, DC
Length: 3s

Louise Green shares her moment of grace during an impulsive bungee jump at an amusement park.…

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CLF Quest June 2011: From Pens and Postage to the Digital Age

0000-00-00 :: Stefan Jonasson, Minister of the Unitarian Church in Arborg, Manitoba, Coordinator of Services to Large Congregations for the UUA, and Co-Chair of the Board of Directors of the CLF
Length: 5s

We hear from CLF co-chair Stefan Jonasson of the history of the Church of the Larger Fellowship.…

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CLF Quest June 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 5s

CLF Senior Minister Meg Riley takes on our kids' column with some words of encouragement for children living in an imperfect world.…

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CLF Quest June 2011: Grace

0000-00-00 :: Friedrich Buechner
Length: 1s

We close with a meditation by Frederick Buechner.…

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CLF Quest May 2011: That Would Suffice

0000-00-00 :: Steve Edington, Minister, Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashua, NH
Length: 4s

Steve Edington explores that fundamentally human need to express our gratitude to the universe.…

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CLF Quest May 2011: Gratitude

0000-00-00 :: Barbara Merritt, Minister Emerita, First Unitarian Church of Worcester, MA
Length: 8s

Gratitude is the pinnacle of spiritual fullness.…

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CLF Quest May 2011: Humanizing Mom

0000-00-00 :: Jane Rzepka, Minister Emerita, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 2s

A Mothers' Day column by Jane Rzepka reminds us that mothers need not always play the part of the unsung, long-suffering martyr reinforced by popular culture.…

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CLF Quest May 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 6s

Meg Riley describes her way of practicing gratefulness through daily ritual and meditation.…

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CLF Quest May 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 4s

Lynn Ungar's kids' column grapples with the meaning of thankfulness for both Mothers' Day and Memorial Day.…

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CLF Quest May 2011: O Women of the World!

0000-00-00 :: Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
Length: 1s

A womens' call to arms by 19th Century activist Frances Ellen Watkins Harper.…

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CLF Quest April 2011: The Impossible and the Laughable

0000-00-00 :: Erika Hewitt, Minister, Live Oak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Goleta, California
Length: 14s

Erika Hewitt observes that being religious hasn’t so much to do with the content of our beliefs as the willingness to entertain mystery.…

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CLF Quest April 2011: Prayer 101

0000-00-00 :: Forrest Church, Minister of All Souls Church in New York City from 1978 until his death in 2009
Length: 11s

Forrest Church explores the various types of prayer we employ in order to heal, connect to others, or forgive ourselves.…

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CLF Quest April 2011: Finding Healing through the Mail

0000-00-00 :: Beverly, CLF Penpal
Length: 4s

We hear from a CLF prison pen-pal about how her life has been touched by her correspondence.…

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CLF Quest April 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 6s

Meg Riley shares with us a moment of catharsis while searching for the grave of Harriet Tubman one winter evening.…

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CLF Quest April 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 4s

Kids' columnist Lynn Ungar explores the healing aspect of the message of Easter.…

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CLF Quest April 2011: Mending

0000-00-00 :: Nancy Shaffer, Associate Minister, First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, Michigan
Length: 2s

We close with a meditation on the mending of the soul by Nancy Shaffer.…

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CLF Quest March 2011: Spiritual Courage

0000-00-00 :: Barbara Wells ten Hove, Co-Minister, Cedars Unitarian Universalist Church, Bainbridge Island, Washington
Length: 11s

Barbara Wells ten Hove explores the spiritual dimension of courage.…

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CLF Quest March 2011: Finding the Blessing

0000-00-00 :: Bill Sinkford, Senior Minister, First Unitarian Church of Portland, Oregon and Former President of the UUA
Length: 12s

Bill Sinkford helps us deal with collective responsibility when he visits Japan's Hiroshima shrine.…

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CLF Quest March 2011: Never Too Late

0000-00-00 :: Margaret J. Wheatley
Length: 1s

Margaret J. Wheatley reminds us that "it is never too late to be brave" in a crazed world.…

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CLF Quest March 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 6s

CLF Senior Minister Meg Riley shares her thoughts on bravery, along with her hopes that the CLF will inspire bravery in its members and in the wider world.…

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CLF Quest March 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 5s

Our kids' column features an essay by ten-year-old Isabel, who tells us what courage means to her.…

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CLF Quest March 2011: Courage

0000-00-00 :: Judith Meyer, Minister Emerita, Unitarian Universalist Community Church, Santa Monica, California

A meditation on courage by Judith Meyer.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: Friend

0000-00-00 :: Kim K. Crawford Harvie, Senior Minister, Arlington Street Church, Boston, Massachusetts
Length: 11s

Platonic love is defined and explored in Kim K. Crawford Harvie's sermon on what it means to be a friend.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: Standing on the Side of Love

0000-00-00 :: Elizabeth Lerner Maclay, Parish Minister, Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring, Maryland
Length: 10s

Elizabeth Lerner Maclay defends marriage equality by reflecting on her own experience of getting married.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places

0000-00-00 :: David S. Blanchard, Minister of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton, New York
Length: 2s

David S. Blanchard mulls over love and its often unexpected sources.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: Love First

0000-00-00 :: Rebecca Parker, President, Starr King School for the Ministry
Length: 1s

Rebecca Parker advocates a proactive, revolutionary love for the earth in the pursuit of environmental stewardship.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, CLF Senior Minister
Length: 6s

Meg Riley extolls the myriad ancient Greek concepts of love, with a focus on self-love.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, CLF Minister for Lifespan Learning
Length: 4s

Lynn Ungar's kids' column combines self-love and love of all humanity into a recipe for greatness.…

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CLF Quest February 2011: Love Dogs

0000-00-00 :: Rumi
Length: 1s

We close with a meditation on transcendent, metaphysical love by Rumi.…

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CLF Quest January 2011: Apple Eyes

0000-00-00 :: Scott Tayler, Co-Senior Minister, First Unitarian Church of Rochester, New York
Length: 13s

We open this month's issue with a sermon by Scott Tayler on the benefits of focusing on the positives in this difficult economy.…

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CLF Quest January 2011: Born Again…and Again…and Again

0000-00-00 :: Robert Hardies, Senior Minister, All Souls Church Unitarian, Washington, DC
Length: 8s

Robert Hardies discuses religious growth by examining the evangelical phrase "born again" and applying it to our own theology.…

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CLF Quest January 2011: The Heat Wave

0000-00-00 :: "Spencer," CLF Member living in a prison on the East coast
Length: 5s

a story of spiritual solidarity from an incarcerated CLF member living in an East coast prison during a trying heat wave.…

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CLF Quest January 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, CLF Senior Minister
Length: 6s

Meg Riley invites us to think about religion in the face of global climate change.…

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CLF Quest January 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, CLF Minister for Lifespan Learning
Length: 4s

Lynn Ungar encourages kids (and the rest of us!) to choose that which gives us joy in the coming new year.…

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CLF Quest January 2011: Burning the Old Year

0000-00-00 :: Naomi Shihab Nye
Length: 1s

We close with a New Year meditation by Naomi Shihab Nye.…

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CLF Quest September 2011: A Pattern So Vast

0000-00-00 :: Kate Tucker, Associate Minister, First Universalist Church of Minneapolis
Length: 15s

Kate Tucker encourages us to start the difficult work of forgiving ourselves as we struggle to forgive others.…

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CLF Quest September 2011: Finding Our Place in the World

0000-00-00 :: Anne Felton Hines, Minister, Emerson Unitarian Universalist Church, Canoga Park, CA
Length: 9s

Anne Felton Hines shares a story of forgiveness in an Arizona women's prison and goes on to discuss our theological heritage of universal acceptance.…

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CLF Quest September 2011: The Stories We Tell

0000-00-00 :: Kate Braestrup, UU Community Minister and Law-Enforcement Chaplain in Maine
Length: 2s

Love can conquer guilt, as Kate Braestrup shows in her story of a recent family accident.…

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CLF Quest September 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Felloship
Length: 5s

Meg Riley shows us that something as petty as garden aesthetics can lead to a stubborn grudge.…

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CLF Quest September 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 4s

Lynn Ungar talks to kids about Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, the Jewish Days of Turning.…

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CLF Quest September 2011: Indian Boy Love Song #1

0000-00-00 :: Sherman Alexie

A poem by Sherman Alexie.…

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CLF Quest November 2011: The Deep Thanksgiving of Our Souls

0000-00-00 :: Daniel S. Schatz, Minister, BuxMont Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Warrington, PA
Length: 13s

Daniel Schatz reflects that "true thanksgiving is born of hardship as much as joy, for it is in hardship that we realize and appreciate the foundations of our lives.…

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CLF Quest November 2011: To Be Joyfully Determined

0000-00-00 :: Joshua Mason Pawelek, Minister, Unitarian Universalist Society: East, Manchester, CT
Length: 12s

Joshua Mason Pawelek defends the "positive psychology" movement against accusations of new-age superficiality.…

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CLF Quest November 2011: Aspects of Gratitude

0000-00-00 :: John Sanger, CLF Member in Hominy, OK
Length: 1s

Incarcerated CLF member John Sanger shares his thoughts on being grateful despite, or because of, his imprisonment.…

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CLF Quest November 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 6s

CLF Senior Minister Meg Riley grapples with the challenge of expressing appreciation even in a world where oppression seems to reign.…

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CLF Quest November 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 5s

Kids' columnist Lynn Ungar teaches children about the Unitarian Universalist charitable tradition of "Guest at Your Table".…

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CLF Quest November 2011: Blessing

0000-00-00 :: Mark Belletini, Senior Minister, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus, OH
Length: 1s

We close with a blessing by Mark Belletini.…

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CLF Quest October 2011: On Pilgrimage

0000-00-00 :: Alan Taylor, Senior Minister, Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Oak Park, IL
Length: 12s

Alan Taylor talks about his pilgrimage to India as a young man.…

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CLF Quest October 2011: Prophesy from the Hopi Nation

0000-00-00 :: Thomas Banyacya, Sr. - Elder of the Hopi Nation
Length: 2s

Hopi elder Thomas Banyacya tells us to look within for our leaders.…

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CLF Quest October 2011: Prodigal Songs

0000-00-00 :: Glen Thomas Rideout, Director of Music, First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor
Length: 15s

Glen Thomas Rideout finds redemption in the affirming hymns of his UU congregation.…

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CLF Quest October 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 6s

Senior Minister Meg Riley envisions a communal quest that we all take together in the pursuit of a better world.…

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CLF Quest October 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 5s

Lynn Ungar helps kids understand that for Unitarian Universalists, a pilgrimage doesn't have to be a physical journey to a particular holy site.…

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CLF Quest October 2011: Another Kind of Knowledge

0000-00-00 :: Holly Horn, Interim Minister, First Unitarian Congregational Society, Brooklyn, NY
Length: 1s

We close with an excerpt from a poem by Holly Horn.…

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CLF Quest December 2011: You Are the Light of the World

0000-00-00 :: Barbara H. Gadon, Interim Senior Minister, First Unitarian Church of Chicago, IL
Length: 10s

"You Are the Light of the World" said Jesus, and Barbara H. Gadon explores this message in the context of ancient Judea and the modern day.…

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CLF Quest December 2011: Hope: The Theology of Despair

0000-00-00 :: Daniel A. Green, CLF Member, North Carolina
Length: 7s

CLF member Daniel Green relays his path to rediscovering hope after a life of hardship and incarceration.…

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CLF Quest December 2011: Hope and Sorrow

0000-00-00 :: Mark Belletini, Senior Minister, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus, OH
Length: 10s

Mark Belletini finds parallels between the Christmas story and the stories of struggling families everywhere.…

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CLF Quest December 2011: From Your Minister

0000-00-00 :: Meg Riley, Senior Minister, Church of the Larger Fellowship
Length: 7s

Meg Riley locates Hope's true birthplace in the depths of darkness.…

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CLF Quest December 2011: REsources for Living

0000-00-00 :: Lynn Ungar, Minister for Lifespan Learning, Church of the Larger Fellowhsip
Length: 5s

Kids learn about hope in the context of the Hanukkah story with Lynn Ungar.…

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CLF Quest December 2011: Looking for a Sunset Bird in Winter

0000-00-00 :: Robert Frost
Length: 1s

Robert Frost's "Looking for a Sunset Bird in Winter" closes this month's issue.…

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CLF Quest

Unitarian Universalist sermons, meditations, educational resources and comments from "Quest," the monthly publication of the Church of the Larger Fellowship. The CLF is a virtual UU congregation of more than 3,000 Unitarian Universalists isolated by geography or choice. We minister to each other through our presence on the web, small group ministries via email, open conversations on our CLF List, prison pen-pals program, and Quest, which you can hear on this podcast. For more information, or to support our work in the world, call us at (617) 948-6166 or visit us on the web at clfuu.org.

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