Sep 8, 2019 - Jun 7, 2020
First Parish in Lexington
A great way to connect with others at First Parish is through our small group ministry – Soul Matters. In groups of 10, we meet with a facilitator once a month to explore spirituality and personal growth using a monthly UU theme which Rev. Anne also speaks about in her sermons. Please contact her if you’re interested in joining a Soul Matters group.
The theme for November is: ATTENTION
“I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere don’t notice it.” –Alice Walker
“Poet Mary Oliver said, ‘Attention is the beginning of devotion.’ You cannot love something you do not (really) see.” –Ben Sternke
“When I take a deep breath and pull in the reins of my ‘hurry’ I begin to find the numinous everywhere.” Joyce Rupp
Some question to ponder: Just what is attention? How is it related to gratitude, love, and