Here is my reflection on “The promise of Christmas” from the December 16, 2012 candle light service at the UU Society of Martha’s Vineyard. Merry Christmas!
The Greenfield Group, my UU ministers’ study group, is gathering this Spring to explore the future of our religious movement. This is one of the resources for our “Faith Forward” theme. Jonah Lehrer has a book of the same title, How We Decide.
Over the last 20 years, neuroscience research has fundamentally changed our understanding of decision making. Lehrer, a critically acclaimed science writer and the popular blogger behind “The Frontal Cortex,” explains what the latest in cutting-edge research can tell us about how our minds work. How do we make decisions? And how can we make decisions better?