The Courage To Continue
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The Courage To Continue

"The Courage to Continue" — led by the Rev. Anya Sammler-Michael, senior co-minister. Our annual Flower Communion Pride Celebration honors the struggles that have been surmounted, recognizing the work that needs to be done, and affirming the beauty in every soul.

The Many and The One
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The Many and The One

"The Many And The One"— led by the Rev. Anya Sammler-Michael, senior co-minister. The most infinitesimal particle, the quark, still contains a multitude. There is no one person, one idea, or one moment in time that does not contain and contribute to diversity. This Mother's Day we celebrate the uniqueness of motherhood and the diversity of its expression and experience.

A Beautiful Mess
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A Beautiful Mess

"A Beautiful Mess" — led by the Rev. Anya Sammler-Michael, senior co-minister. This is the story in the service where we discover the beauty in the mess.

Whose Promised Land?
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Whose Promised Land?

The biblical scriptures are complex and often conflictual. They speak about war as often as they speak about peace. In this service we look at the concept of a "Promised Land" with reference to the current and historical strife in the land of Israel and Palestine, asking "whose promised land is it?"

Meet Me in Galilee
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Meet Me in Galilee

"Meet Me in Galilee"— led by the Rev. Anya Sammler-Michael, senior co-minister. In this Palm Sunday service we remember the real message of the Christian gospels - to give abundantly so that all can be fed.

What to Banish, What to Hide
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What to Banish, What to Hide

"What to Banish, What to Hide"— led by the Rev. Anya Sammler-Michael, senior co-minister.
On the Monday after this Sunday we will recognize twelve years since George Zimmerman shot Trayvon Martin. Our nation and our institutions vacillate between telling the truth and revising our history. Contemporary approaches would banish certain kinds of study and restrict certain kinds of truth. We find an honest path through difficult history.