Tag Archives: Phoenix

Day 01 – Wayzata, MN to Rapid City, SD

Thursday 06/14/12 Greetings, dear reader! Our Pilgrimage to Phoenix is on the road!  I write to you from Rapid City, South Dakota.  It has been a long day indeed.  My alarm went off at 5:45am this morning, and I was … Continue reading

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What Is a Pilgrimage, Anyway?

When I first suggested that our youth trip to the 2012 UU General Assembly in Phoenix, Arizona be called a “pilgrimage,” I’ll admit I had to figuratively gird up my loins to even say that word in public — and, no less, … Continue reading

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Charge to the Pilgrims

Charge to the Pilgrims The youth were asked to assemble in front of the pulpit, facing the congregation as these words were read to them.  Following the charge, we performed a Laying On of Hands ceremony, where the youth were … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Pilgrimage to Phoenix

Greetings, dear reader!  It has been a while since you’ve heard from me, but I’m delighted to announce that we’re about to journey together once again. On Thursday, June 14, at 7:00am, our Pilgrimage to Phoenix departs from the Unitarian … Continue reading

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Let the Trials Begin!

Exciting news, dear reader!  Yesterday morning, December 9th, at 10:00am, two of our Love People had the courage to be the first of us to stand trial down in Phoenix, Arizona following our arrest back in July for protesting SB1070 when … Continue reading

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103 Days: Waiting in the Dark

Greetings, dear reader.  It has been 103 days since our protests and arrests in Phoenix on July 29th—the same number of days that the people of Phoenix held vigil on the capitol steps between the date SB1070 was signed into … Continue reading

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And Now We Wait

Hello, friends, I just wanted to give you a brief update with what little information I have regarding the court cases from the arrests back in July. The Wells Fargo Action group (those of us arrested in front of the … Continue reading

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