Category Archives: For all that is our life!

Engaging as a People of Faith

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard The Mountain is a beautiful Unitarian Universalist retreat and leaning center in far western North Carolina, and the Southeastern UU Ministers Association meets there twice each year.  I am not … Continue reading

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Shared Ministry, Lay Ministry, Everyone’s Ministry

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard “Ministry is a quality of relationship between and among human beings that beckons forth hidden possibilities. “Ministry is being present with, to and for others, in their terrors and … Continue reading

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Circle of Kinship

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard “Circle ‘round for freedom, circle ‘round for peace, for all of us imprisoned, circle for release, circle for the planet, circle for each soul, for the children of our … Continue reading

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Spirit in Practice

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard It’s a new church year and I’m excited to think about all that we might achieve together between now and next Summer! In just a little over a week, we’ll welcome … Continue reading

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Sources and Stories

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard While the Seven Principles are fairly well known, usually discussed in terms of guiding values and ideals to which we aspire, the Six Sources don’t often get as much … Continue reading

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Who Are Our Neighbors?

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard The concept of Beloved Community originated with the late nineteenth / early twentieth century American philosopher Josiah Royce to refer to an idealized human commonwealth.  It was Martin Luther … Continue reading

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Endings and Beginnings

For all that is our life! by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard One of the axioms of leadership development is that every leader’s primary responsibility is training their own replacement.  In terms of congregational leadership, for instance, this means that an important … Continue reading

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