I will light candles this Christmas.
Candles of joy, despite all sadness.
Candles of hope where despair keeps watch.
Oh essence of all that is worthy of praise, teach us to be grateful for our blessings; help us grow in compassion toward those less fortunate than ourselves, and draw us closer together in the generosity of your Grace.read more
The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you.
Don’t go back to sleep.
On this beautiful harvest day
We celebrate the wonder and joy of creation
A beauty that brings sustenance, hope and healing to the human soul.
We have a vision of the world not yet realised
All: Where they will beat their swords into ploughshares
Look at me! Check it out! I am grinning like a kid again!
I am one with the world in a flow of wonder!
Land, sea and sky join in my delight
Is that you, God, in a blade of grass breaking through a crack in the asphalt? Is that you, God, holding the rest of the asphalt together?read more
We are community
Embraced by the mystery of God’s love for all creation
I wish for the source of ageless restoration to renew my spirit of transformation; then enliven enthusiasm, enlighten acumen and enhance kindness with patient understanding.read more
We are proud to offer this large poster version (12″x15″) of our 8 Points Flyer! Here is the text of the new 8 points: By calling ourselves progressive Christians, we mean that we are Christians who…. …read more
When we needed the outer form of a savior You were there for us.
When our conscious mind matures we turn within rather than without
No matter how different someone is from us, they are part of the human family, one of God’s children to be valued and treated with dignity.
ALL: All of life is connected in an interdependent web.
- a book of poems by Gretta Vosper As I review my involvement in the progressive Christian movement over the last decade and a half, I face a seeming contradiction. On the one hand, I’m amazed that …read more
Together we hold a place where each can find voice as they long to reflect the Christ for our time.read more
This essay will help you write, lead, or choose a guided meditation. It starts with some simple steps for leading an effective meditation, gives some guidelines for choosing or composing a meditation, then concludes with two sample guided meditations.read more