When you get the same message over and over again from radically different sources, it probably means Somebody is trying to tell you something.
Today’s service at DUUF was led by Megan Dalby-Jones, a candidate for UU ministry on leave from seminary while she supports her partner’s career (i.e. – she’s stuck in DFW for the time being). Her sermon was titled “Faith Beyond Belief,” a rather personal look at how our beliefs and our faith aren’t necessarily the same thing. Here’s a link to Megan giving the same sermon at Pathways UU last August – it’s worth watching if you have 20 minutes or so.
Sometimes that’s not necessary. Sometimes that’s not possible. Sometimes that’s not helpful.
Which tells me I need more practicing and less intellectualizing.