Author: Carolyn Kerns

Grace and Accountability

Grace and Accountability

In-person service in Webster Hall at 10:00 a.m. with live stream

Rev. Zackrie Vinczen
Gregory Cook, Worship Associate

Balancing grace with accountability is a delicate art. On the one hand, we want to be flexible and accommodating, and on the other, we need to hold people … read more.

Justice & Equity in Assisted Living

Justice & Equity in Assisted Living

In-person service in Webster Hall at 10:00 a.m. with live stream

Rev. Victoria Poling
Johanna Munson, Worship Associate

Our culture is in many ways uncomfortable with aging. We’re not even sure what to call ourselves when in our later years of life. Working … read more.

Whose Bright Idea Was This?

Whose Bright Idea Was This?

In-person service in Webster Hall at 10:00 a.m. with live stream

Rev. Amanda Aikman
Gregory Cook, Worship Associate

This service explores the origins, limitations, blessings, and future of monogamy.

The Myth of Monoculture

The Myth of Monoculture

In-person service in Webster Hall at 10:00 a.m. with live stream

Rev. Zackrie Vinczen
Jenny Weaver, Worship Associate

The phrase “intra unum plures” (within one, many) affirms the idea that there is a complex intersection of identities at work within the construct of self. In … read more.

Cloaked in a Thousand Ways

Cloaked in a Thousand Ways

In-person service in Webster Hall at 10:00 a.m. with live stream

Rev. Zackrie Vinczen
Nancy Philip, Worship Associate

The Sufi teacher and poet Hafiz once wrote “cloak yourself in a thousand ways, still shall I know you, Beloved.” This line, a description of Hafiz’s … read more.

Small Event Fundraising for Cedars

We are bringing Hosted Events back again this year! The objective is to provide creative and enjoyable opportunities for Cedars people to know and appreciate each other better while helping with fundraising to support the congregation’s ongoing operation.

Sponsors (like you) get to determine what the event … read more.

Working with Shadows

Working with Shadows

In-person service in Webster Hall at 10:00 a.m. with live stream

Rev. Zackrie Vinczen
Gregory Cook, Worship Associate

Ursula K. Le Guin once wrote “to light a candle is to cast a shadow.” In this service we will reflect on this insight as we consider the … read more.