“Halloween is an opportunity to lean into the mystical side of life, and to contemplate death in a playful way.”
Senior Minister Rev. Karen Lindvig revels in the symbolism of Samhain, drawing deep and delightful meaning out of such stories as the Jack O Lantern and Treat or Treating. As she shows, various cultures and institutions have their dogma, but Karen encourages each of us to investigate for ourselves, and consider what we can personally intuit about this big question: what happens when we die?
Raymond Langberg gives the reading, entitled Calling to the Ancestors.
The talk begins at 18:40 in this podcast.
Our Worship Arts team this time features Jesse Whitford on vibraphones. Full service video is here.
Please join us in person next Sunday, at 10 a.m. at our Sodo venue, Metropolist.
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