Universal Life Church Blog

Hillary Clinton’s Religion

July 2nd, 2014
Hillary Clinton honors the fallen, courtesy of the US Embassy

 Hillary Clinton Reports the Bible Is the Most Influential Book for Her The Bible has a significant impact on American politics that goes beyond social issues like gay marriage and abortion. In a notable example, Hillary Clinton reported the book … Continue reading

How to Fill Out a Marriage License

June 30th, 2014
Minister filling out a marriage license, courtesy of Bill Selak

So you want to perform a wedding ceremony? As a minister, even a minister ordained online, it is your job as the wedding officiant to complete the couple’s marriage certificate. While it may seem slightly intimidating to file such important … Continue reading

Soccer as Religion?

June 25th, 2014
Soccer fans pray for victory, courtesy of Moazzam Brohi

Soccer as Religion: Experiencing the World Cup 2014 As the World Cup 2014 continues, the world is beginning to see soccer fever take over the globe. Many individuals around the world see soccer as religion, particularly in countries like Brazil … Continue reading

How to Marry Someone

June 10th, 2014
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Ideas for Wedding Ceremony Officiates If you have been asked to perform a wedding for friends, family or perhaps even a co-worker, chances are you may be feeling a bit of pressure. However, modern society has changed the way weddings … Continue reading

Weird Religions

May 27th, 2014
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Unusual Religions Around the World While there are a large number of weird religions and cult followings in existence, there are a few lesser-known belief systems that may shock you. Aetherius Society If you believe in aliens and the healing … Continue reading

Bible Adventures: A Trip Down Memory Lane

May 16th, 2014

If you were a gamer in the early 1990’s and raised in a Christian home, you might have heard of the Nintendo game called Bible Adventures. This platformer stood out with its baby blue cartridge and for gameplay that was … Continue reading

How to Perform a Wedding Ceremony

May 8th, 2014
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Learn How to Perform a Wedding Ceremony The first step in learning how to perform a wedding ceremony is research. Individuals who wish to officiate in wedding ceremonies will need to know what to do and how to do it. … Continue reading

Funeral Ceremony for MIT Police Officer

April 30th, 2014
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April 15, 2013 will never be forgotten by the residents of Boston; it is the date of the Boston Marathon bombings. The bombs that went off near the end of the marathon killed three spectators and injured hundreds more. A … Continue reading

Number of Bible Skeptics on Rise

April 21st, 2014

An annual survey by the American Bible Society and Barna Research shows that belief in the Bible has decreased. The percent of people who are engaged with the Bible matches the number of who are skeptics of the Bible at … Continue reading

Meaningful Wedding Vows

April 11th, 2014
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Ministers in the Universal Life Church will often be asked to participate in wedding planning as well as perform the ceremony itself. Writing vows can be tricky for some folks; while it may take some time for inspiration to strike, … Continue reading