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We’re All Connected

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

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On the Sunday nearest on the calendar to Earth Day, Rev Daniel talks about living in connection with one another and the world.

Scripture – Genesis 1: 26-31

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We’re all Immigrants

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

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Having recently returned from a trip to Switzerland and France, Rev. Daniel reflects on the value of human diversity and our common status as immigrants.

Scripture: Revelation 7: 9-12

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Coming Full Circle

Sunday, April 10th, 2016

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Rev. Dr. Carol  Miles talks about Jesus’ words to Peter and the new call we experience in a “third phase” of adult life.

Scripture John 21:1-19

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Spiritual & Political

Sunday, April 3rd, 2016

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Guest speaker, Rabbi Michael Lerner, editor of Tikkun Magazine and leader of the Network for Spiritual Activists, talks why religion and politics are inseparable among the peoples of the Abrahamic traditions.

Scripture: Leviticus 25: 1-24

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Open Your Eyes

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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On Easter Sunday, Rev. Ben preaches on the importance of not avoiding the world or falling into despair, but instead opening your eyes and hearts to the beauty of a resurrection world.

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Marching to Zion

Monday, March 21st, 2016

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Rev. Ben Daniel preaches on Palm Sunday about the importance of speaking truth at great personal cost, both in Jesus’ time and in our own tense and dangerous political climate.

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Finding a Way Through the Wilderness of Violence and Conflict

Monday, March 14th, 2016

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Guest preacher Geoff Browning (peacemaking advocate for the Presbytery of San Jose) discussed the nature of peacemaking… and then the power went out, so we have no recording of his sermon. If you’d like to read more of his thoughts on peacemaking, his writings are available online: “The Prince of Peace is not the God of War” on Tikkun Daily, and “The Spirituality of Peacemaking” (PDF) on the San Jose Presbytery website.

 

Broken Vessels

Sunday, March 6th, 2016

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Rev. Talitha Phillips speaks to us as Mary of Bethany, showing her to be a person of great spirit and perception, and much more than just “Lazarus’ sister”.

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Seeing in enigma; living in faithfulness

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

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Rev. Dr. Eugene Park, guest speaker from San Francisco Theological Seminary, speaks about ancient issues in Christian Theology as they are experienced today.

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Testing Our Saviors

Sunday, February 14th, 2016

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Scripture: Luke 4:1-13

Drawing upon the story of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness, Rev. Phillips talks about how Jesus responds to the tests as a model for us in our lives, and invites us to rest in the grace of having enough.

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