For years, Yale had hemmed and hawed about changing the name of Calhoun college. It was Corey Menafee who saw the truth. This isn’t right. It’s coming down today.Read More
"Now the festival of Unleavened Bread, which is called the Passover, was near. The chief priests and the scribes were looking for a way to put Jesus to death, for they were afraid of the people."
We confess that we have held power over others, in large ways and small.
I believe that resistance to empire means living inside Mary's song, right in the middle of this crumbling world.Read More
This agenda is designed to help our congregation identify the gifts we will bring to this time in our nation's history, and how we feel most motivated to respond. Rooted in our identity as a Christian congregation, our goal was to create a clear action plan for each individual at the meeting, and a three phase action plan for our congregation. We want to center our efforts in our love of neighbor and our unending human capacity to be creative.Read More
In the wake of our presidential election, it’s urgent that every one of us steps up and plays a part in resisting hate-based rhetoric, practices, and policies. It can feel overwhelming to try and figure out how to get involved. So here are some simple steps and suggestions for how to get startedRead More
God chose Mary: a brown-skinned, dark-eyed, religious and ethnic minority woman living under the rule of a powerful and unjust empire, to bear the Christ child. And so every child who is born to a woman such as Mary must be treated as Christ.Read More
Preaching the Gospel in the time of Trump is not about sharing political “opinions.”
Preaching the Gospel in the time of Trump is about preaching from moral convictions.
We are all activists now.Read More
When God’s call is in full effect in our lives,
it will draw out our most brilliant gifts,
and our most foundational weaknesses.Read More