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How Can We Create More Peace and Love With Our Significant Other?

Zoom Discussion Facilitator: Lance Lockwood Topic: How can we create more peace and love with our significant other? 11/1/2020 This topic will cover all relationships in our life. Taken from Lori Deschene, founder of the publication “Tiny Buddha” We make countless mistakes in relationships.  We expect too much, or not asking for what we need…

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What is Metaphysics

Discussion Outline Metaphysics A branch of philosophy It examines the fundamental nature of reality including the relationship between: Mind and matter (mental and the physical) Substance and attribute (Physical makeup and quality/feature) Potentiality and actuality. (Abilities for change and what is) The word “metaphysics” comes from two Greek words that, together, literally mean “after or…

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Challenging Times

UMS Zoom Discussion- 8/16/20 Challenging Times!! Facilitator: Lance Lockwood Discussion Outline Again dealing with current events relative to racial injustice, coronavirus, and politics.  I am seeing and hearing of folks being in a state of panic and even one of mild depression. -Panic primarily stemming from stress and fear -Depression, in this case, stemming from…

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Spiritually Navigating Through Difficult Conversations

8/2/2020 Sunday Discussion – Zoom Pre discussion notes/outline A home grown UMS approach In this time, unless you stay home and talk to no one, and do not access social media you are going to come face to face with a comment or action that totally rubs you the wrong way. Three issues that are…

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UMS Founder on “Forgiveness”

Forgiveness Sunday Service Discussion Notes for September 9, September 16,  September 23 and September 30, 2012 For four weeks we discussed the subject of Forgiveness, as we referred to chapter 5 of Perceptions, a book written by UMS founder Damien Simpson. Week 1: September 9, 2012 Here are some thoughts that were shared during the…

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