FYI: the Tuesday Bible study will be cancelled next week, 3/20. It WILL meet in Holy Week on 3/27, but NOT on 4/3.Read more "The next three weeks"
As a preview of the second chapter of “Wearing God” we will look at our Liturgy from this past Sunday and also this article: please come ready to have a lively discussion on this topic.Read more "Gendered language for God"
Today we will discuss chapter one of “Wearing God,” and we will also read the sermon that Rev. Winner describes, found here.Read more "Bible study for 1/30/18"
We will start our exploration of the scriptural images for God this week. Take look at Psalm 1. What images are used to describe God directly or situate God in a context? Then look at Psalm 32. We will have copies of “Wearing God” on hand for purchase.Read more "Bible study for 1/23/18"
We will spend some time together exploring the images that we have and that we use for God. I’ll adapt a process called “The Work,” for an individualized approach to how we think about God. We’ll also discuss how to proceed with our study.Read more "Bible study for 1/16/18"
This is where we are going with the Bible study. We will explore some images of God throughout the entirety of scripture. Hopefully we will move beyond the tired rhetoric of literalism and mere history into a more fulsome, vibrant use of language for God. Feel free to get a copy of this book. Winner […]Read more "Imagining God"
Christmas Eve Good evening. I love this service. It’s at once, glorious and tender. I am loathe to say too much tonight for fear of poking that tenderness. One wonders what the best response to these readings might be. Much ink and hours have been spilled in thinking of the implications of the God made […]Read more "There’s Mystery, Then There’s Mystery."