Archive for the ‘Sermon Archive and Podcast’ Category

Don’t Tell Them to “Buck Up!”

Don’t Just Say “Buck Up!” Rev. Anthony Makar Nov. 16, 2014   From medical doctor Jeff Kane we hear this story, how “a university medical center surveyed its former patients about their experiences when hospitalized. One question was, ‘Of all personnel, which helped you most to feel better?’ Response categories included physicians, nurses, and […]

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Clash! – Rev. Anthony Makar

CLASH! Rev. Anthony Makar Nov. 9, 2014   Our Unitarian Universalist faith comes with a yardstick that measures truth. Truth, we believe, is present and lives among us when things are changing for the better, when good things are happening. More specifically, we ask, To what degree does a person or a community or […]

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Only Love

Only Love Rev. Anthony Makar Nov. 2, 2014   Look at all those beautiful faces [group picture]   This is from Oct. 12, people from UUCA and other North Georgia UU congregations proudly standing (and walking and riding) on the side of love and justice for the LGBTQ community at this year’s Pride Parade. […]

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Begin with the Children

The story is told about an incident that happened in a courtroom in New York City during the thirties, when America was in the grip of the great Depression. The judge on the bench was hearing a complaint against a woman charged with stealing. She pleaded that her daughter was sick, and her grandchildren were […]

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Pride 2014 – Why We March

Dr. Laura Schlessinger is a radio personality who dispenses advice to people who call in to her radio show. She has said that, as an observant Orthodox Jew, homosexuality is an abomination according to Leviticus 18:22 and cannot be condoned under any circumstances. The following is an open letter to Dr. Laura written by someone […]

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