ON TRUSTING

March 24, 2019
The Tao Te Ching says, “The Master trusts people who are trustworthy. She also trusts people who aren't trustworthy. This is true trust.” What does that mean? Is such trust…

BREATHING PEACE

December 23, 2018
Holiday season bringing you down? You aren’t alone! For very many people, the joy and togetherness of the season also brings sorrow as we mourn lost loved ones, stress as…
What spiritual sources might sustain “resistance” and inspire our “persistence” in the face of injustice? What do each of these mean to us in these times? What role might "rest"…
Parents, politicians, judges and many others must all address the question of how to peacefully correct non-peaceful behavior. As we begin a month that is centered on peace, we’ll consider…
“I remain skeptical of the commodification of gratitude, suspicious of the conclusion, so easily drawn, that if you do not feel grateful it is because you are not trying hard…

THANKS FOR NOTHING!

November 18, 2018
An exploration of the oft-misunderstood Buddhist teaching about emptiness, which “is” the ungraspable, ever-presentever-changing nature of life, and how awareness of this can offer relief from suffering. This service will…