Courageous Democracy

In these odd numbered years, it can be easy to imagine nothing important is happening at the ballot. But a tradition that grounds itself in democracy in our congregations and society at large is called to show up and engage in elections whenever they are happening in our communities.

Saving What We Love

If Theodore Parker pointed to the permanent and the transient in religion, then he also pointed to something else. Sometimes we hold on tight to what we love, and strangle it in the process. Sometimes saving what we love means remembering what is essential, what is permanent, and what it is that we truly love.