This should provide an interesting counterpoint to the value of goal-setting, since "expectations" are often seen as stumbling blocks in Zen practice.
Rev. Sam Teitel of the Church of the River in Memphis will be speaking with us about change.
What is Unitarian Universalism in Oxford all about? Old friends and newcomers alike are invited to join us Sunday, September 15th at 11 am for a service that celebrates our heritage and looks to the future we are building together. Members will share their stories and offer their visions for the future of our community. All are encouraged to linger afterwards for a light reception. Children are welcome to attend the service or enjoy children's religious education.
Brains, Babies and Blunders: How Expectations Shape Us and Let Us Down - Dr. Josh Eyler - Sunday, September 8, 2019
Dr. Josh Eyler will touch on recent research from biology and neuroscience to show how we are primed to rely on expectations to make decisions. Sometimes, however, this comes with a cost to our search for meaning in our lives.