Powerlessness is a regular experience of childhood, with adults around them continuously setting the limits and boundaries. How do children understand this ongoing letting go and what can adults learn from their experience?
Speaker: Rev. Krista Taves
Most of us like to be in control. We prefer that life be explainable and logical and that things can be assigned to a place and stay there. But life isn’t usually like that. How do we get over being terrible at surrender so that … read more.
The struggle for racial equity in this country continues, with harsh reminders of how strongly the injustices of the past still live with us today. We need to cultivate a mindful resilience so that we can embrace the reality of our history while working towards … read more.
Poet, essayist and novelist Brian Doyle once wrote, “Grace is uncontrollable, arbitrary to our senses, apparently unmerited. It’s utterly free, ferociously strong, about as mysterious a thing as you could imagine. First rule of grace: grace rules.”
Life can be awkward, chaotic, and bruising, so … read more.
Peace is not a destination. It is a way of engaging every minute of every day. And yet, to expect ourselves to live this purely is a set up for failure. Join us for an exploration of how we live peacefully and imperfectly.
We will celebrate Solstice and welcome some very special Hanukkah and Christmas guests to our holiday evening service.
We don’t have a lot of words for gratitude, but there are many different ways it is experienced. Gratitude can fill up, it can empty, it can pool up and overflow, it can sustain. It can bring peace or awe. It can inspire hope, contentment, … read more.
Inspired by the growing popularity of the television series The Great British Baking Show, we will playfully explore all the ingredients of life that have made us who we are as individuals and as a people. You are invited to bring baking to the service … read more.
Our lives aren’t defined by a moment, a day, a year or an event. While we cannot change the past, we can learn to own it so that we can find power in our lives and move into the future on our own terms. … read more.
In Unitarian Universalism we see every life as a unique canvas upon which limitless possibilities play out. We raise our children to cherish their specialness and to honor the sacredness of all life. We hope that their essence can blossom and bless the world. In … read more.