Welcome Words: Peace, Salaam, Shalom

The New Years in the Islamic and Jewish calendars come very close this year, and just a few days before Rumi’s birthday. In song and poetry, we welcome our families into the Sanctuary at 11:00. We will light the chalice and sing; we’ll hear a story; and then we’ll sing our children and their teachers … Continued

The Fount of Every Blessing–Ingathering of Waters

The Unitarios Universalistas de Puerto Rico say “Each of us comes to this sacred space to dip into the well that nourishes our hungry spirits. Each of us comes with our own cup of goodness to pour into the well.” Each family is invited to bring water which represents their spiritual journey since we last … Continued

Worth and Dignity in the Age of Trump

Dr. Mike Franch 10:00 a.m. in Enoch Pratt Parish Hall, 514 N Charles St We have seen a coarsening of public discourse in the past several years, and the new Administration has pledged to challenge values we hold dear. This is ominous not because (or just because) we hold particular political views, but because we … Continued