Author: Indigo Lewis

Changes Ahead

Dear Friends,

I want to let you know that I have made the decision to welcome the unexpected guest of change into my life by accepting a full-time position as the Director of Lifespan Religious Education at the Mount Diablo UU Congregation in Walnut Creek, CA, … read more.

Talking About a Gender Revolution

O Wonder!

How many goodly creatures are there here!

How beauteous mankind is!  O brave new world

That has such people in’t!

The Tempest, Act 5, Scene 1, Lines 181-184


There is a cultural push and pull over these famous lines. Written from the perspective of the naive … read more.

Black People Matter

“Our times ask us to exercise our capacity for prophetic witness, by Prophetic witness I mean our capacity to see what is happening, to say what is happening and to act in accordance with what we know….Prophetic witness …is the ability … read more.

After the Election for Children and Youth

Seven Principles of Unitarian Universalism

We are a week out from the election and there is still a lot of uncertainty, to say the least, about what a Donald Trump presidency will mean. Some of our children and youth will be able to articulate their … read more.

Is It Worth It?

Indigo Lewis
Director of Religious Exploration


A cherished component of our faith community is encouragement to ask questions and receive support as we seek our own truth. For families, I believe a question often asked is, “Is it worth it to muster not only myself, … read more.

Thank You Tahoma UU Paddle Raise Donors!

This summer a transformation took place in several of the Religious Exploration classrooms thanks to the generosity of Tahama UU’s Paddle Raise donors! The two rooms are used for the middle school and high school youth groups, as well as adult committee meetings and covenant groups. … read more.

Introducing Labyrinth Learning!

Indigo Lewis
Director of Religious Exploration


As a parent I always start to get a little anxious by mid-August. I know the summer is starting to wind down and, as much as I love my children, I begin to look forward to the routines of … read more.

Summer RE & STEAM punk Sundays!

Greetings! Can you believe it is already time to think of summer . . . SUMMER RE that is!

As you may know, the RE program switches into a multi-age model through summer Sundays. Taking inspiration from the creative, innovative, and visionary ideas of Steampunk and STEAM, … read more.

Connecting Through Technology

Indigo Lewis

Greetings and Welcome!

As a history major in college I have always been fascinated with the process of reveal. The big historical events take decades, even centuries, to parse out and often we think we know what happened, understanding their implications, when … read more.