One of the things I have always admired about the Unitarian congregation around the globe is its long history of standing for justice in word and deed.
My words for you this morning--entitled "You Matter More Than You Might Think" -- were originally intended to challenge your thinking for the next chapter in your personal story, with the idea that our thoughts matter, our words matter, and our actions matter (no matter how small) as part of the larger unfolding story. My firm belief is that if each of us lives life full out, to our most creative potential, that we make the difference we were born to make.
I prepared a talk for this congregation a couple of weeks ago.
And this morning, I decided to take it in a wholly different direction and speak from the heart on this topic. Not about a personal story. But our collective story. That whether our work is large or small.. we must prepare our minds, hearts and spirits…