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We connect and engage in joyful, inclusive, and intentional spiritual community to support one another as we help heal and transform the world.
Years ago, I was emceeing an annual awards event for the queer community. With that task came delivering opening remarks. I thought I had stumbled on something brilliant based on listening to and watching the fall geese that filled the skies periodically that fall. Their group flight seemed the perfect metaphor for community, leadership, survival, […]
“Success is a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don’t quit when you’re tired. You quit when the gorilla is tired.”- Robert Strauss “People cry not because they are weak. It’s because they’ve been strong too long.” – Shane Koyczan These two quotes define the two ends of perseverance for me: doggedly hanging in […]
– Reverend Lois E. Van Leer Not to be confused with “Don’t Fence Me In.” This is the kick-off sermon and event for this year’s annual budget drive. After the service, a short presentation by the Stewardship Committee will be followed by a full community potluck meal.
In a perfect world, we wouldn’t have to say, “Black Lives Matter.” In a perfect world, we wouldn’t even have to say “All lives matter.” All lives would matter. We don’t live in a perfect world. Read more...