Evolutionary Mind

A New & Better Sacred Story

Human beings have always relied on stories for understanding our relationship to the living Earth. Some stories tell us the Earth was created for us by God and we have been given dominion over it. Callousness and exploitation have followed. Another kind of story is taking root in the human mind, one which can lead us to a more beautiful and sustainable way of life.

Share the plate: Green Acres Farm Sanctuary
Celebrant: Janet Stevens, Anchor: Laura Christian
Music: Sara Greenleaf

Sacred Sexuality

One of the deepest, most powerful, and most mysterious dimensions of human life is our sexuality. Although the media bombard us with titillating sexual images, straightforward talk about the meaning of sex remains taboo. Let’s break a taboo.

Share the plate: Green Acres Farm Sanctuary
Celebrant: Sara Pickett, Anchor: Becky Harrison
Music: Guy Hallman

You. Me.

The importance of letting you be you and letting me be me. The possibility of caring relationship without entanglement.

Share the plate: LUS – Latinos Unidos Siempre
Celebrant: Laura Christian, Anchor: David Gortner
Music: George Struble

Free Range Chicken

It is has become so normal for chickens to be confined to a tiny cage that those few who aren’t have nowadays got a fancy name: Free range chicken. Like that’s some kind of exotic specialty. Have we, in some ways, become accustomed to life being parceled up in little rectangles?

Share the plate: LUS – Latinos Unidos Siempre
Celebrant: Sara Pickett, Anchor: Laura Christian
Music: Jason Wenger, Jon Chinburg leads Hymns

Spirituality in a Scientific Age

Science & Theology Series [Part 6 – Final]: How may we live with depth and integrity in light of what the careful observation of nature reveals about the Universe and humanity? Do these revelations undercut spiritual experience, or deepen it? Do they weaken our moral sense, or strengthen it?

Share the plate: HOME Youth and Resource Center
Celebrant: Sara Pickett, Anchor: Laura Christian
Music: Ryan Amend

Mind, Brain, & Spirit

Science & Theology Series [Part 5 of 6]: We know that we are experiencing, and we know the brain has something to do with it. But what is the relationship between the physical brain and the intangible realm of experience? Is there any experience apart from a living brain? How can we know if there is or isn’t?

Share the plate: HOME Youth and Resource Center
Celebrant: Laura Christian , Anchor: Geoff Hutchinson
Music: Guy Hallman