We’re glad you found us! Ours is a faith tradition that calls us not only to articulate what is of ultimate value and worth but to embody it. We come for community, comfort, and challenge. We come to connect, to change and be changed.
We connect and engage in joyful, inclusive, and intentional spiritual community to support one another as we help heal and transform the world.
Our sister Christian denomination, the United Church of Christ, has adopted the slogan “God is Still Speaking” in order to convey their belief that God’s “revelation” is continuous and did not end with the death of the prophets. As religious liberals we place ourselves in contradistinction to religious conservatives by gaily (and gayly) leaping out […]
My heart is moved by all I cannot save: so much has been destroyed I have to cast my lot with those who age after age, perversely, with no extraordinary power, reconstitute the world. -Adrienne Rich U.U. feminist theologian, Sharon D. Welch describes “risk” as responsible action taken within the limits of bounded power. […]
– Reverend Amanda Aikman You are closer to glory leaping an abyss/than upholstering a rut,” said poet James Broughton. What are the perils and rewards of risk-taking, and what can spur us to taking more risks in our precious lives?
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...