With moves to ban teaching significant parts of Black History in some states, it’s never been more important to take seriously this month that honors African American history. The goal, of course, is to integrate our learning and understanding into all the months of the year, … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Susan Milnor
In chaotic times, when that all important moral arc of the universe sometimes seems to be bending backwards, it’s important to know where we can find our center: a place of direction and healthy relatedness. Being a covenanted community, where people define how they will be … read more.
The Birmingham Children’s Crusade of 1963 was a pivotal moment for the civil rights movement. It opened the eyes of the nation through the courageous activism of its youngest citizens, setting the stage for the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
The service will … read more.
Who will your next settled minister be? I don’t know, but I do know some things about the challenges of ministry and the people who do ministry. The Beyond Categorical Thinking Workshop revealed that people have biases about who can serve as their minister. Do … read more.
Christmas Eve is a time for beauty, wonder, and the warmth of community. A service of readings, music, carols, a homily, and candlelight.
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A no-rehearsal pageant telling the story of the birth of a babe who comes to the world in a moment of wonder and grows up to serve with great love. Come for story, carols, music, and the joy of celebrating together. All ages will be … read more.
Although Hanukkah does not begin until sundown on Dec 18, it seems important to honor its promise and its beauty this year when anti-Semitic hate speech and violence have risen dramatically. What is the story of identity and struggle beneath Hanukkah that makes it different … read more.
Biologist and nature writer Rachel Carson suggested, “One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, “What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?” Today we’ll reflect, and hopefully celebrate, how important it is to … read more.
In this country people often speak of “The Thanksgiving Story.” But in reality there are two stories: the one of what actually happened and the one most of us have been taught. In between are many steps. Can we learn a better way of understanding … read more.
Let’s face it. No matter how much we want some change, all of us resist change as well. When change overwhelms us and upends our lives, how can we anchor ourselves to respond? How can we be open to transformation, which is different from change?
Change … read more.