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.
Speaker: Rev. Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd
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.
Each year our community marks the start of a new church year in a celebration of water. The way water nourishes us to new growth and cleanses us after our labors. And we know that the waters are rising. That living in this world can … read more.
100 years ago, in the face of real threats from the Nazi regime, Norbert Čapek created a ritual that celebrates diversity and community. It symbolizes all that we can create when we all bring our gifts together.
1 year ago, in the face of rising racism … read more.
Join us for a protest that is also a party. A celebration of love and authenticity in the face of hatred and fascism. It’s our annual LGBTQIA+ Pride service! All ages are invited for this intergenerational service. We will celebrate and honor the transitions of … read more.
The natural world is full of delightful things. Beauty that makes us catch our breath. A soft breeze or a warm sun. Connecting to all that is delightful about our world will help to fuel our work to protect it from destruction. Being delighted by … read more.