Topic: Gratitude

The Way of Gratitude: The Wisdom of Galen Guengerich

Retired psychologist Dr. Michael Sullivan will be sharing the insights and inspiration of a leading Unitarian minister about our experience of gratitude. Rev. Dr. Galen Guengerich sees gratitude as a central source of meaning in life. In his book The Way of Gratitude, he offers it as a new spirituality for today, especially for the … Continue reading The Way of Gratitude: The Wisdom of Galen Guengerich

Gratitude: A Buddhist Perspective

Buddhism recognizes that life is filled with dissatisfactions and ultimately, all is impermanent. We can wallow in our misery or we can stop and see how much joy there really is and feel gratitude.

The First Thanksgiving

The real history of the first Thanksgiving deviates sharply from the rosy image many of us grew up with. We’ll look at that history as realistically as possible, with an eye on what we can learn from this history lesson.

Spirituality of Gratitude

  GATHERING BELL Please take your seats and silently center yourselves for worship. OPENING CHIME ANNOUNCEMENTS Pat Mohr, Worship Leader PRELUDE Thanksgiving Song by Mary Chapin Carpenter * CONGREGATIONAL COVENANT Love is the doctrine of this congregation, The quest for truth is its sacrament, And service is its prayer. To dwell together in peace, To … Continue reading Spirituality of Gratitude