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Transgender Remembrance

How does our faith call us to advocate for the special population of people who are gender non-conforming or transgender? On this Sunday before Transgender Remembrance Day we gather in sacred community to shed light on the struggles of this targeted community.

Rising Strong – November 12, 2017

This morning Debra Guthrie will share some of the important life lesson she learned from Brene’ Brown’s phenomenal book Rising Strong. Brown tells us what it takes to get back up, and how owning our stories of disappointment, failure, and heartbreak gives us the power to write a daring new ending. She says, “Struggle, can … more

The Beauty Bias

Society’s bias toward those considered physically attractive is well documented as is discrimination against those deemed unattractive. In this service, Sandy Hochel will discuss how pervasive and powerful this bias is and how we may unintentionally reinforce our society’s obsession with beauty.