Now What?

Now What?
Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
November 8, 2020

 

So how was your week?

I’ll be honest; mine was pretty tense. I didn’t sleep as much as usual. I had trouble concentrating. I tried limiting my TV news diet, but that didn’t stop … read more.

Lift Every Voice

by Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
February 2, 2020

Lift every voice and sing, till earth and heaven ring,
Ring with the harmonies of liberty;
Let our rejoicing rise high as the listening skies,
Let it resound loud as … read more.

Grace for Mavericks

Grace for Mavericks
by Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
January 26, 2020

Imagine a conversation with a group of Unitarian Universalists.

One says, “I believe in God.”
One says, “I am an atheist.”
One says, “I meditate on the Spirit of Life”
One says, … read more.

In Praise of Gentleness

by Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
September 15, 2019

Whenever you advise a ruler in the way of Tao,
Counsel [them] not to use force to conquer the universe.
For this would only cause resistance.
Thorn bushes spring up wherever the army has … read more.

Beyond Walls

Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
February 3, 2019

 

Come.
Cross the border.
Come to this place
of welcoming hands and open minds,
of hearts given to justice,
and souls outstretched
in search of truth.
Come,
and be welcome.

“Where Is … read more.

Is Religion a Racket?

Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
November 11, 2018

Salem, Massachusetts is by almost any standards a unique kind of place. It is, of course, famous for being the site of the Salem witch trials – some of the most unspeakable abuses … read more.

Practice Loving Kindness

Practice Loving Kindness
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
April 15, 2018
Rev. Dan Schatz

 

I become more and more certain, as the years go by, that wherever friendship is destroyed… or precious ties are severed, there is a failure of imagination.  Someone … read more.

A Larger Circle

A Larger Circle 
by Rev. Dan Schatz
Unitarian Congregation of West Chester
March 4, 2018

The year was 1954.  A couple of dozen members of the First Unitarian Church of Wilmington, Delaware met for dinner every month.  All of them lived in the same … read more.