Category: Cedars Service

A service displayed on the “Sunday Service” page

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.

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.

Abracadabra Alakazam: The Magic of Words 

Abracadabra Alakazam: The Magic of Words 

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

Rev. Zackrie Vinczen  
Worship Associate: Johanna Munson  

There was a time when it was believed that certain words were so powerful that they needed to be used with care. Today, we tend to … read more.

At the Threshold

At the Threshold

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

Rev. Zackrie Vinczen 
Worship Associates:
Jenny Weaver, Johanna Munson 

This service will invite us into a space of ritual reflection as we prepare to cross the threshold into a new year. Come with your intentions, hopes, … read more.