A Theology of Connection in Zoomland

by Rev. Jim CoakleySince the invention of the letter and then the telephone, human connection has slowly crept towards the virtual world. Now that the pandemic has rapidly increased this transition, how do we nurture a theology of connection in the virtual land of Zoom? Three local UU congregations: Fond du Lac, Green Bay, and…

Reclaiming Faith, Part II

by Rev. Jim Coakley We’re wrapping up our season of “Healing Religiously” this Sunday with the second of two sermons on Reclaiming Faith– These sermons are based on UU minister Daniel Kanter’s book “Faith for the Unbeliever.” Rev. Christina preached the first half on March 15 for the Fond du Lac congregation and will preach…

Beauty and My Ill-fated Kayaking Trip

by Rev. Jim Coakley Sometimes the universe gives you one of those perfectly beautiful days in which a sense of the sacred surrounds you everywhere. Unfortunately, at those very same moments our self-absorption and ego often won’t let us appreciate it. Come let me tell you about one such day while kayaking a few summers…