Minister’s Blog

The Most Brilliant Words

Scott J. Neely

October 17, 2019

“Look into your own heart. Discover what it is that gives you pain. And then refuse, under any circumstance whatsoever, to inflict that pain on anybody else.”

Watch this most brilliant, brief talk by one of our world’s greatest thinkers:

Best of all, as Karen Armstrong says, is that this works. Imagine what the last week would have been like if we had lived by this simple concept.

Imagine if we had started 10 years ago, when she first gave this talk.

Do it–


Save the date…Reenvisioning Transgender

Scott J. Neely

October 10, 2019
Reenvisioning Transgender
Bodies of Knowledge 2020
USC-Upstate & Converse College
April 9-10, 2020

Save the date for the Bodies of Knowledge conference, organized by UUCS member Dr. Lisa Johnson, on April 9-10, 2020. The theme this year is “Reenvisioning Transgender” with leading thinkers and artists exploring our rapidly expanding understanding of what gender is and how we manifest it in our lives. Click here for more information, and come to support the expansion of our community’s mind, heart, and spirit:

With gratitude,