Guest Worship Leader: Rev. David Buss
In the core of the Trinity the Father laughs and gives birth to the Son. The Son laughs back at the Father and gives birth to the Spirit. The whole Trinity laughs and gives birth to us.
Readings: Isaiah 6: 1-8 John 3: 1-17
May there come one searing word: enough to bare you to the bone, enough to set your heart ablaze, enough to make you whole again. – Jan Richardson
Readings: Ezekial 37:1-14 Pentecost Blessing - by Jan Richardson
Guest Worship Leader: Rev. Dean Hokel
“We cannot live in a world that is interpreted for us by others. An interpreted world is not a hope. Part of the terror is to take back our own listening. To use our own voice. To see our own light.”
-Hildegard of Bingen
Readings: Proverbs 8:22-31 What I Learned From My Mother by Julia Kasdorf
“If I cannot fly, let me sing.” ― Stephen Sondheim
“Then the singing enveloped me. It was furry and resonant, coming from everyone's very heart. There was no sense of performance or judgment, only that the music was breath and food.”
― Anne Lamott, Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith
Readings: John 15: 9-17 I, Too – by Langston Hughes Caged Bird – by Maya Angelou
The Rev. Curtis S. (Curt) Ackley
Senior Pastor (Bridge) of Rincon Congregational UCC.