Sunday Service Podcast September 26th – Michael Bogar

“Alchemy means ‘the pouring’ so the idea is pouring things together and mixing them up so that you have something entirely different after it’s all stirred. So the Alchemy of Relationship has behind it the notion… that this cosmos is the mixing bowl.” Guest speaker Michael Bogar returns to kick off our series on The…

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Sunday Service Podcast September 19th – Rev. Judith Laxer

“Pagans follow what we call the Wheel of the Year, which is our cyclical model for the passing of time. We don’t see time as linear, we see it as cyclical. And hopefully as we go, year after we year, we ascend and evolve and become better human beings.  ” Guest speaker Rev. Judith Laxer…

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Sunday Service Podcast September 12th – Ann Holmes Redding

“When we as a community take on this notion of service as an attribute, very often we take it on from the side of privilege. We take it on from the side of ‘we have something to give’. And, with that, in the back of our minds sometimes is this kind of shadow of shame.…

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Sunday Service Podcast July 4th – Yearning to Be Free

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“Even my father’s grumbling about July 4th not being his holiday was gift, because I hadn’t thought about that. Can you believe I hadn’t thought about that?” Pamelagrace Beatty returns for both a contemplation and celebration of July 4th, in its old and new significance. Using the touchpoints of Community, Compassion and Independence, she helps us take…

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Sunday Service Podcast May 2nd – Dare to Prosper

“I realized, in every single area of our lives we tend to hold on, and our whole culture says ‘hold on to as much as you can, the one with the most stuff wins.’  What we’ve learned is that in spirituality, it’s exactly the opposite. ” Guest speaker Rev. Cynthia Alice Anderson joins us, continuing…

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Sunday Service Podcast April 25th – The Call of Challenging Times

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“Is the universe a friendly place or not? I think how you answer that question is going to impact if not determine how your life unfolds. How are you going to interpret and respond to the things that happen to you, including events like the pandemic or the political, cultural, racial turmoil of the last…

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Sunday Service Podcast March 21st – Leading from Within

“She started working these practices, and when I say working it, she was *working* it. She was actually living this fifth principle.” Associate Minister Diane Robertson takes a first step into our new series Alchemy of Leadership. Pulling from her current ministerial training materials, she introduces us to Francis W. Foulks, who wrote Effectual Prayer,…

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Sunday Service Podcast November 29th – Infinite Potential of Hope

“Hope to me is that idea of transcending and reaching beyond our human experiences… to me hope is Spiritual Vision.” In this First Sunday of Advent, Associate Minister Diane Robertson helps us to identify hope, to cultivate our ability to see it even when we don’t feel it. How do we heal, as a nation,…

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Sunday Service Podcast September 6th – Release & Forgive

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“We take our stuff, we throw it on our back, and then we walk into the next situation, we take down our stuff and we plunk it right into our new situation.  We bring our stuff from the past… and put it right down into our future.” Associate minister Diane Robertson welcomes her ministerial school…

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Sunday Service Podcast August 30th – All In This Together

“Are we looking through the glass, and looking for the horizon… or are we focusing on the spots on the window?” Guest speaker Don Barton joins us from Christ Church Unity in Orlando, Florida, bringing his Florida flavor, along with some lovely underscoring from the CCU staff pianist. Don looks at the Unity principle of…

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