LREDA 2016 Fall Conference
Bringing the Spiritual Dimension to Tough Topics 

LREDA 2016 Fall Conference YouTube Playlist

Money

Power Point from Money Presentation

Death

Power Point from Death Presentation

Overview of Death Presentation with Details

Race

Supporting Youth and Young Adults of Color

Race and Identity Resources YouTube Playlist

Sex

Power Point from Sex Presentation

Overview of Sex Presentation with Detail

Transcripts

Rev. Sarah Lammert Sunday Sermon text

Judith Frediani's Odyssey

Recommended Reading 

Money

Mark Ewert, The Generosity Path: Finding the Richness in Giving

Mark Harris, Elite: Uncovering Classism in Unitarian Universalist History, 

Terry Sweetser and Susan Milnor, eds., The Abundance of Our Faith: Award-Winning Sermons on Giving Plus Suggestions for Group Discussion

Death

Jade Angelica, Where Two Worlds Touch: A Spiritual Journey Through Alzheimer’s Disease

Mark Belletini, Nothing Gold Can Stay: The Colors of Grief

Eliza Blanchard, The Seasoned Soul: Reflections on Growing Older

Barbara Hamilton-Holway, Who Will Remember Me? A Daughter’s Memoir of Grief and Recovery

Kathleen Montgomery, ed. Landscapes of Aging and Spirituality

Edward Searl, ed. Beyond Absence: A Treasury of Poems, Quotations and Readings on Death and Remembrance

Nancy Shaffer, While Still There Is Light: Writings from a Minister Facing Death

Race

Paula Cole Jones, ed. Encounters: Poems About Race, Ethnicity and Identity

Adam Dyer, Love Beyond God

Mark Morrison-Reed, Black Pioneers in a White Denomination

Mark Morrison-Reed, ed. Darkening the Doorways: Black Trailblazers and Missed Opportunities in Unitarian Universalism

Mark Morrison-Reed, In Between: Memoir of an Integration Baby

Mark Morrison-Reed, The Selma Awakening: How the Civil Rights Movement Tested and Changed Unitarian Universalism

Mark Morrison-Reed and Jacqui James, eds. Voices from the Margins: An Anthology of Meditations

Mark Morrison-Reed and Jacqui James, eds. Been in the Storm So Long

Marta Valentín, A Long Time Blooming

Sex

Edward Searl, ed. Coming of Age: A Treasury of Poems, Quotations and Readings on Growing Up

Susan Gore and Keith Kron, eds., Coming Out in Faith: Voices of LGBTQ Unitarian Universalists

 And Beyond: 

Deep Listening Series by Christine Robinson and Alicia Hawkins, small group ministry sessions on a variety of topics:

Heart to Heart (listening, gratitude, balance, forgiveness, God, loss and grief, money, nature, success and failure, friendship, doubt, making peace with parents, sustainable living, endings)

Soul to Soul (thick stories, compassion, boundaries, trust, spiritual experiences, addiction, calling, shadow, after death, play, prayer, resilience, aging, blessings)

Listening Hearts (snapshots of our lives; sanctuary; going somewhere?; soul; security, serenity, peace of mind; fair is fair; cultivating ourselves; strangers; mental wellness; miracles; happiness; spiritual garage sale; leap of faith; bucket lists)