Naomi Shihab Nye was born in 1952 in St. Louis, Missouri and now lives in San Antonio Texas. Her father was Palestinian and her mother was American. She speaks English and Arabic. She is a poet, songwriter and novelist. She says “San Antonio feels most … read more.
An exploration of the concept of numeracy as a means to gaining perspective.
Timothy shares thoughts on how our intuitive mathematical understanding can be broadened to reveal truths that can seem lost through needless abstraction. An understanding of numbers that seem larger than ourselves can help in … read more.
Do you need to go to church to be religious? Why go at all? Calogero Cumbo considers the possible range of motives for church attendance and shares his reasons for going, first when he was a Roman Catholic, and then after his faith journey … read more.
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One of our most cherished members, Jean Merrifield, will speak to us on the subject of Aging Gratefully. There are few more qualified to speak on this subject than Jean (who is 102 years old). Jean’s incredible wisdom and wit serve as … read more.
Further to Part 1 (presented last April), Michael will continue to explore our collective spirituality through two more intriguing international tales and reflections from his family’s “book of life” that they’ve experienced over the years. He will then add a fresh story to illustrate … read more.
Rabbi Sherril Gilbert returns to Lakeshore for a third time. She tells us: During the Jewish holiday of Sukkot (beginning on the eve of September 23), Jews all around the world build small outdoor temporary huts. The impermanence of these structures helps us deepen our recognition … read more.
After our Summer hiatus with picnics and BBQs, the Lakeshore Unitarian Universalist Congregation is homeward bound, returning to our regular Sunday morning services. Christopher Thomson, one of our members and a long-settled immigrant in Québec, will talk about the personal journeys we make in our lives. … read more.