Radical Inclusion: Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Radical Inclusion: Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Before the congregation completed its 18-month discernment period and voted to become an Open and Affirming Congregation, we affirmed that this could not be a label we choose to add, but rather a commitment we live out daily in the life of the church. Seven years...
Completing the Circle: Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Completing the Circle: Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

This Sunday we wrap up our worship series on the gift of creation as we reflect on the invisible element that Ralph Waldo Emerson described as “the daily bread of the eyes, the ultimate art gallery above.” We will consider one type of cloud among the skies that the...
Something Has to Change: Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Something Has to Change: Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Our reflection on God’s creation continues this Sunday as we consider the power and importance of water. This element, critical to our existence, can reshape the most enduring of surfaces, can be restorative to our bodies and souls, and can pour down like a torrent....