Every single one of us is brimming with complex and beautiful stories of hope and resilience. We are wonders, each one of us. And yet, we put each other in boxes all of the time. Approaching one another with curiosity rather than judgement can be … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd
Waiting is the worst. It is so uncomfortable. Especially when we do not know what the outcome will be after we have waited for it. As we enter this season that celebrates waiting, Advent, let us explore the most difficult parts of waiting and wondering … read more.
This week we remember and honor all of the Transgender folks who we have lost to violence in the last year. Join us for a celebration of the lives of beloved children of the universe as we gather resilience from being together.
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Life is about exchange. We give and we receive. There is a reciprocal relationship between all of us and the earth. Drawing on themes of abundance, gratitude and generosity – and how they interact with one another – we will explore how we might bring … read more.
Each year we gather at the start of November to honor all of our beloveds that have died. We name the impact that they continue to have on our lives. We aim to feel more connected to them. And to share that connection with each … read more.
One of our deepest human needs is belonging. And we all know how deeply painful it is to feel like there isn’t room for our whole selves. How do we create a community that makes space for everyone in it? How do we continue to … read more.
There is so much power in lifting our voices together. When we sing of liberation together, we feel a glimpse of what we are creating together: the Beloved Community. This Sunday (10/15) is the final day of Hispanic Heritage Month and the middle day of … read more.
On Wednesday (10/4), some of our Christian siblings celebrate the Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi. St Francis was an 11th century mystic and friar known for his patronage of animals and nature. Many congregations celebrate by ritually blessing the animals in our lives. The … read more.
For our Jewish siblings in the midst of the Days of Awe, this is a time of profound introspection and accounting for all of the ways in which we are human and make mistakes. It is a time when we are called to take responsibility … read more.
Grow old along with me,” Robert Browing wrote. “The best is yet to be.” But we do not have the infrastructure of community care to help our elders to make their older years the best of their lives. In a culture obsessed with youth, how … read more.