features JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2003 · VOL XVII NO 1
Fear vs. Freedom
Living by Our Faith · Fear is sometimes the appropriate response to the world around us, but it must be leavened by faith. /BY TOM STITES
Fear of Freedom · The threat of terrorism is real. How do we weigh our desire for safety against threats to our civil liberties? /BY WENDY KAMINER
A Victory for the Heretics · Unitarian Universalist Ellery Schempp helped win a historic victory for constitutional freedoms in public schools. /BY KIMBERLY FRENCH
What You Can Do · Help your congregation get involved in the UUA Study/Action Issue on civil liberties. /BY JANE GREER
Boy-Friendly Sunday School
Our religious education programs may not be meeting the needs of boys, and religious educators are talking about solutions. /BY NEIL CHETHIK
Ten ways to make your religious education prgoram boy-friendly.
'Are You with the Atheists?'
A Unitarian Universalist attends the annual conference of American Atheists in order to be, for once, the most religious person on the premises. /BY DAN KENNEDY
We need more patriots.
/BY FORREST CHURCH
Road to holiness.
/BY DAG HAMMARSKJÖLD
/BY ROBERT PULLEY
/BY TOM OWEN-TOWLE
The red dress.
/BY SARAH YORK
Flag of wishes.
/BY BEATRIZ GRAYSON
Reason and faith.
/BY FREDERIC HENRY HEDGE
Unholy sonnet 31.
/BY MARK JARMAN
/BY ELIZABETH TARBOX
Tuna casserole syndrome.
/BY KELLIE SISSON SNIDER
/BY CHARLES BARSOTTI
X of life's equation.
/BY RICHARD TRUDEAU
/COMPILED BY JOHN A RAKESTRAW JR.
/BY WILLIAM ELLERY CHANNING
From the Editor.
What's new in 'What in the World?'
/BY TOM STITES
A new call for civic courage.
/BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM G. SINKFORD
Disputing responses to the 'war on terrorism,' and other matters.
/BY OUR READERS
Religious dialogue in a divided world.
/BY CHRISTOPHER L. WALTON
Social justice work engages, energizes.
/BY DONALD E. SKINNER
The Unitarian Church of Mequon, Wisconsin.
What in the World?
/BY JANE GREER
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin: pioneering astronomer.
/BY HERBERT F. VETTER
UUA launches growth campaign in two cities
Director for lay leadership appointed
Conference scheduled for midsize churches
Safeguards to prevent child abuse.
/BY DONALD E. SKINNER
In the Congregations.
Utah UUs fight for free speech on city block
Virginia UUs mobilize for social action
Church responses to study issue due in March
UUs lend support to striking Boston janitors
Topeka church volunteers to pay school tax
Threat of war mobilizes UUs, churches.
/BY ROB CAVENAUGH
Living the Faith.
Cape Town mayor, Unitarian minister.
/BY OLIVIA HOLMES & TOM STITES
UUs in the News.
British Unitarians win Emmys for slavery film
Gay UU housing official raises conservative ire
UU-founded agency helps migrant families
Women seeking alternatives to violence
Czech, Philippine churches devastated by storms, floods
First transgendered ministers accept calls
One-third of churches now designated 'Welcoming'
What would Jesus drive? /BY JOHN A. RAKESTRAW JR.
Obituaries for Nicholas Cardell, Roger A. Cowan, Gerald Krick, George Robinson, Gerald Fabrique Weary, and William Gayle Wetzel.
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UU World XVII:1 (January/February 2003)