Every moment is a chance to start fresh. To be reborn. And it is not that easy. It is quite painful in fact to shed your skin and to tenderly deliver yourself into a new form. We have to die a million deaths in order … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd
This year’s Transgender Day of Visibility comes in the wake of many states launching devastating and scary attacks on the rights of transgender folks. Our siblings are scared and angry and weary. So in the midst of our celebration of the existence of trans and … read more.
For 393 years faithful folks have stewarded this institution with great love. For the last 3 years we have been figuring out how to create community in the midst of a global pandemic – and the story of FPD has long been one of figuring … read more.
Life is vulnerable. Many of us are vulnerable every day in real, stressful ways. We strive, in vain, to keep ourselves safe. To protect our tender hearts. Join us as we seek to dance with our vulnerabilities. To allow ourselves to risk being more real … read more.
What happens if we are able to love not just strangers, but also opponents? How do we do that while maintaining boundaries and self respect? We believe that everyone is worthy of love, even those who cause harm. Join us as we explore the power … read more.
“We are pregnant with freedom” says Assata Shakur. We are birthing a new world together. And it is a labor of love. It is painful and beautiful and complicated. There are times to breathe and gather ourselves. There are times to push like our lives … read more.
In our efforts to build the beloved community, we are essentially attempting to build a world where Love is in the foundation of everything. Join us for a celebration of the role of Love in our justice work – the start of a 3 part … read more.
Our most crucial relationship is with ourselves. We are called to love ourselves deeply. And we cannot do it alone. Join us as we sow the seeds of self-love and discuss the role of community love in our self-loving endeavors.
Here’s the video of this Service:
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As a non-creedal faith, what binds us together? When we cherish individual searching and questioning, how do we also together articulate what is the center of our faith? The Article II Study Commission has worked diligently to reframe how we name for our bylaws who … read more.
There is a lot of noise luring us away from our own center. And there are beloveds who will help you call you back to yourself. Last week we discussed what we can do on our own to find our center. But we do not … read more.