Speaker: Guest Speaker

Ecotones

Linda Fitzgerald, Worship Associate

Michael Eselun, UCLA oncology chaplain and popular guest speaker, will explore those liminal spaces in which we sometimes find ourselves on life’s mysterious journey—thresholds that are neither one reality or another, and yet may open a path to our deepest truths.  Possibly … read more.

Braver/Wiser

Todd Covert, Worship Associate

Each week, subscribers around the world receive a “dose of courage and compassion” in the form of a brief emailed newsletter called Braver/Wiser, which is distributed by our Unitarian Universalist Association. For this special Juneteenth/Father’s Day service, Rev. Rebecca asks, how are bravery and wisdom, … read more.

Stand for the Things You Know are Write: Why Fascists Fear Books and How We Win with Words

Robert Morgan Fisher is on the frontlines of the fight over censorship currently playing out in our country. He believes that while Love conquers all—Love is delivered with Precision of Language.

Robert will also share three songs and a short reading of  his flash fiction “Superlative” which appeared … read more.

Sacred Cinema: Leave No Trace

Melissa Marote, Worship Associate

This month’s offering in our “Sacred Cinema” series is Leave No Trace, directed by Debra Granik.  The film tells the story of pivotal moments in the life of a father and daughter who are living intentionally unhoused and off grid.  Our service … read more.

Ethical Eating: “Boosting compassion in your kitchen and on our plates”

Sara Dudik is a clinical music therapist, professional musician and singer/songwriter. Her music therapy career has included mental health services, Alzheimer’s and Dementia programs, early childhood education, adolescent special needs services, and grief support. And she has independently released 3 full length records with her jazz trio, playing … read more.