BLOG: VOICES FROM CEDAR LANE
We are delighted to welcome UU minister and author, the Rev. Dr. Galen Guengerich, to Cedar Lane on Thursday, June 18!
In a live, online conversation with Rev. Abhi, Rev. Guengerich will share how the spiritual practice of gratitude can infuse life with greater meaning, purpose, and joy, and share excerpts from his new book, The Way of Gratitude.
Thursday, June 18
The Way of Gratitude is an insightful, accessible handbook for anyone seeking a sense of belonging and purpose in our chaotic world. Anchored by resonant poems, guided spiritual practices, including "gratitude goals," and suggestions for meditation and fasting, Rev. Guengerich's well-reasoned and practical manifesto focuses on developing a sense of purpose, deepening personal relationships, and establishing a connectedness to all things in a way that brings hope to the everyday. The book is available for pre-order.
The Rev. Dr. Galen Guengerich is senior minister of All Souls Unitarian Church, a historic congregation on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. He graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary and earned a Ph.D. in theology from the University of Chicago. His sermon at All Souls on the Sunday after 9/11, “The Shaking of Foundations,” was selected as one of seven responses to 9/11, along with speeches by President Bush and Governor Pataki, for Representative American Speeches 2001–2002. Rev. Guengerich is the author of God Revised: How Religion Must Evolve in a Scientific Age , and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.