Togetherness has taken on new meaning over the past year of this pandemic. It is all of us together – even while we’ve been physically apart – that continues to make our church community what it is. We launch this year’s Annual Pledge Drive acknowledging … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Joan Javier-Duval
Nature shows us that, in the words of Robin Wall Kimmerer, “All flourishing is mutual.” How can we build the foundations of mutuality and reciprocity into our care of one another and our planet?
The creation of a “Beloved Community” is a dream that most all of us want to see realized. But, what do we do when a group within that community has been harmed? How do we address harm and repair relationships so that the community can … read more.
The science fiction writer, Octavia Butler, once wrote a note to herself with the lines, “So be it! See to it!” She and other science fiction writers draw on the power of imagination to create new worlds and new visions. We, too, draw on our … read more.
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. imagined a world beyond the injustices of his day. He and many other prophetic leaders proclaimed futures that seemed impossible. Today, as we continue to grapple with racial injustice and white supremacy, we draw upon our prophetic imaginations to … read more.
The human imagination has brought forth stirring ideas that have shaped history, for good and for ill. The imagination has moved people to change course often in life-saving ways. The human imagination holds incredible power and possibility. How do we nurture and cultivate our imaginations? … read more.
Join us this Christmas Eve for an evening of fellowship and worship. We celebrate the hope and light of the Christmas season with a service of lessons, carols, and candle lighting. You are invited to have a candle near you to light during the service.
We … read more.
In English, the world solstice comes from the Latin word solstitium, meaning “sun standing still.” What gifts of stillness can we discover and embrace with the arrival of the longest night? This will be a service for all ages.
Amidst the winter holidays, we enter a time of expectation. Waiting, however, can be a challenging state of being, especially when what comes next is so uncertain. How can stillness serve as a spiritual practice in times of waiting? This service will include a Child … read more.