God Revised: How Religion Must Evolve in a Scientific Age by Galen Guengerich. As humanity evolved its conception of the universe to coincide with new scientific discoveries, we are evolving our concept of God. Gone is the magical, supernatural deity in the sky who visits wrath upon those who have not followed his word. In a scientific age, we need an experience of a God we can believe in—that grounds our morality, unites us in community, and engages us with a world that holds mystery.
Simply Pray: A Modern Spiritual Practice to Deepen Your Life by Erik Walker Wikstrom. Drawing from the wisdom of the world’s religions, Simply Pray offers readers an easy-to-use modern prayer practice free from any particular theological orientation
The Sacred and The Profane: The Nature of Religion by Mircea Eliade In The Sacred and the Profane, Mircea Eliade observes that while contemporary people believe their world is entirely profane, or secular, they still at times find themselves connected unconsciously to the memory of something sacred.
The Rev. Dr. Forrest Church, whose ministry transformed All Souls from a quiet congregation with a distinguished history into the nation's most visible exponent of liberal religion, died in 2009 after a three-year battle with esophageal cancer. He was 61 years old. Forrest will be remembered as a loving pastor, an inspiring preacher, and a spiritual leader to Unitarian Universalists worldwide.