Every Community Needs a M.I.R.R.O.R.

Built off the acronym MIRROR, this inspirational talk related to what every community needs will be a reminder of the covenant principles of the GBUUAF. This simple conversation encourages hearers and says: You matter, the events shaping your life are important; relationships support individual growth; … read more.

Leave Mother Earth with a Kiss instead of a Kick

One of the most significant parts of end-of-life planning is deciding what will happen to our bodies after we die. Traditional funerals take a heavy toll on our environment. Many people think there are only two options – traditional burial or cremation. There is another … read more.

Imagination as a Source of Knowledge

For ancient and medieval thinkers, imagination and theology went hand-in-hand as a way of understanding the world.  During the Reformation, however, imagination came under increasing suspicion as a source of knowledge as Catholics were accused of devising man-made inventions in the name of doctrine and … read more.

Unconventional Families

Families are formed in many different ways. It’s not uncommon to see families formed via adoption, inter-racial families, families with same-sex partners, and countless other wonderful combinations. As Elizabeth Gilbert once said, “We must take care of our families wherever we find them.” On Sunday, … read more.


“Yukwatsistay^ supports Oneida Community members affected by addictions in their desire to bring hope, create awareness and promote healing and belonging by means of reconnecting with culturally based traditional values and teachings.”