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Upcoming Services


"Supporting Families Following Abuse: It Takes a Village"

Jul 12 2015 - 9:30am

One  in four women and one in seven men will experience violence in an intimate relationship in their lifetime. Renewal House in Roxbury and The Second Step in Newton work with individuals and families following abuse.  Members of these groups will join us in talking about supporting those who have experienced domestic violence and best practices in prevention. 

Sermon title: 
"Supporting Families Following Abuse: It Takes a Village"
Preacher (other): 
Catie Curtis will provide music

"A Foreign Policy for All"

Jul 19 2015 - 9:30am

The international scene can be distressing and discouraging. Cole Harrison, Executive Director of Massachusetts Peace Action, will discuss his response to such discouragement and present hopeful ideas about A Foreign Policy for All.

Sermon title: 
"A Foreign Policy for All"
Preacher (other): 
Cole Harrison, Executive Director of Mass Peace Action

"Ethical Conversations "

Jul 26 2015 - 9:30am

What do ethical conversations look like? This interactive service will explore how we approach ethical dilemmas and where we get the personal moral principles we bring to them.  

Sermon title: 
"Ethical Conversations "

Music Service

Aug 2 2015 - 9:30am
Sermon title: 
"Music Service"

"Our Sacred Geography" (at Cathedral in the Pines)

Aug 9 2015 - 9:30am

Our sensory interactions with the earth leave many of us with vivid remembrances of times and places. We’ll all gather with Erin who will conduct this participatory service at the Cathedral in the Pines in Rindge, N.H. (75 minutes). After the service, we’ll picnic together on the grounds,walk the trails, marvel at the view of Mt. Monandack and relax on the spacious grounds. Details will follow

Sermon title: 
"Our Sacred Geography" (at Cathedral in the Pines)

"I and Thou: The Art and Practice of Authentic Connection"

Aug 16 2015 - 9:30am

We connect easily through social media, but many of us feel alienated and alone.  Is it possible to turn to each other and live in real relationships? Lois will explore philosopher Martin Buber’s "I and Thou" exercises in authentic connection.  Awaken and affirm the parts of our natures that yearn to be in "I AND THOU" relations to each other and the world. 

Sermon title: 
"I and Thou: The Art and Practice of Authentic Connection"

TBA

Aug 23 2015 - 9:30am
Sermon title: 
TBA

"Journey Towards Forgiveness"

Aug 30 2015 - 9:30am

"Journey Toward Forgiveness"  Tina Chery

 

Sermon title: 
"Journey Towards Forgiveness"
Preacher (other): 
Tina Chery

Upcoming Services

July 5, 2015 - 9:30am
July 12, 2015 - 9:30am
Catie Curtis will provide music
July 19, 2015 - 9:30am
Cole Harrison, Executive Director of Mass Peace Action

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