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Jul 23, 2017

Rev. Louise Green, Minister of Congregational Life
The Buddhist Paramitas provide a framework for awakening inner Buddha nature. That nature is our best human self: open heart, compassionate awareness, and flowing generosity. Lama Surya Das, an American Tibetan Buddhist teacher suggests that this way...

Jul 16, 2017

Drawing from the Hebrew scriptures, we'll tell the ancient story of the bush that burns but is not consumed. When the bush is burning right in front of us, how do we respond? Is a calling from somewhere outside of ourselves powerful enough to pull us up and into a new way of being in the world? David Ward, Lay...

Jul 9, 2017

Drawing from the Christian scriptures, we'll reflect on difficult call Paul makes in Romans for each of us to be "slaves to righteousness."  What is it to claim our freedom and our power, all while aligning ourselves with the blessing and burden of a deeper purpose to which our lives are aligned?

Jul 2, 2017

June 25, 2017 Reflections on recent experiences at the UUA General Assembly in New Orleans. Our denomination is in the midst of challenge, change, and opportunity. Where might UUs be headed? How are we called to work, serve, and do justice in 2017 and beyond?