In a world where so much seems lost or out of our individual control, it is very easy to find our way into a pit of doom. Climate Crisis, political spheres, mental health, financial stability, there are so many things that we can struggle with and feel completely overwhelmed by. Today we will be looking at stories of hope, possibilities of optimism, and ways to find resilience in the 21st century.
Personal Resilience: You Can Do it & You Don’t Have to Do it Alone
So often in North American, or Western Society we have an individualistic outlook on life: pull yourself up by your bootstraps, climb the corporate ladder, and achieve success. But what if the real secret behind resilience is not in breaking away from others, but leaning on each other for strength. And how do we withdraw from society’s suggestions and create a more resilient world.
Although Unitarian Universalists regularly refer to the 7 Principles to which all communities covenant to Affirm and Promote, did you know that we are a living Tradition that draw from 6 different Sources? This Sunday we will be focusing on our 3rd Source: Wisdom from the World’s Religion which inspire us in our ethical and spiritual life. Please join us as we explore world traditions from Ancient Greece, modern day India and Early Judaism.