Life is full of hard edges and complicated choices. The Braver/Wiser blog, from the national UU Association website, offers a weekly, original reflection on courage and compassion for life as it is. Related to our lay led service about names, click on this recent post, Be a Blessing, from S.J. Butler
The thing to do, it seems to me, is to prepare yourself so you can be a rainbow in somebody else’s cloud. Somebody who may not look like you. May not call God the same name you call God—if they call God at all. I may not dance your dances or speak your language. But be a blessing to somebody.