Freedom comes with responsibility. According to David Gerrold,”Freedom is not about being comfortable. It’s about seizing and using opportunities, and using them responsibly. Freedom is not comfort. It’s commitment. Commitment is the willingness to be uncomfortable.” How do our commitments to freedom make us uncomfortable? How do we live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others?
Amanda Strosahl has been a member of UU La Crosse for over 10 years. She is an active member of Beloved Conversations Opposing Racism which is a group that started within our fellowship in response to the need to “wake up” to racial injustices.