Make more of the day-to-day

Make more of the day-to-day

Over the past few weeks, we have honored Veterans Day and Transgender Day of Remembrance. We’ve endured the marketing blitzes of Black Friday and Cyber Monday and opened our wallets – and countless email asks – for Giving Tuesday. We’ve feasted and cheered on teams on...
Hey, PSC: Say NO to Georgia Power

Hey, PSC: Say NO to Georgia Power

Climate Action Team member Betsy Rivard provided public comment at the Nov. 9 rate case hearing of the Georgia Public Service Commission. The state regulators began hearings in September on Georgia Power’s request to raise rates by 12% over the next three years....
Give thanks for abundance and reciprocity

Give thanks for abundance and reciprocity

Are you sitting down as you read this? You should be. UUCA can’t be held liable if you faint while reading the statistics that follow. And you can rest assured that the sources of the stats are legitimate (NPR, LA Times, and the U.S. Department of Energy to mention a...
Ready to kindle your fire?

Ready to kindle your fire?

“The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.” – Plutarch The Carbon Smart at Home educational series that concluded this week brought experts to UUCA to teach strategies for lowering a home’s carbon footprint and to explain the ins-and-outs of...
What powers perseverance and “joyous effort”?

What powers perseverance and “joyous effort”?

Shantideva was a renowned eighth-century Indian Buddhist monk. His Bodhicaryavatara (A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life) is considered one of the greatest texts of the Buddhist tradition. A bodhisattva is one who vows to put others before oneself. “It is a...