One of the major issues in the United States contributing to depression and anxiety is loneliness. How does one go about making new friends? By engaging with them asking open ended questions.
I like to ask, "What has been happening to you today, (this week, this month, since we talked last?)
Unitarian Universalists covenant together to affirm and promote acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth in our congregations and in people around the world.