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“Great Expectations: This Is Our Great Covenant”

Speaker: Rev. Joe Cleveland | The title of Dicken’s novel Great Expectations has become a byword for the hopes we have as young people...

“Gathering in Expectation”

Speaker: Rev. Joe Cleveland | We gather together as a community of faith and hope in order to help us live into the expectations...

“Tears of Beauty: The Place of Lament in a Healthy Spirituality”

Speaker: Rev. Joe Cleveland | We go to beauty to find peace and wonder, especially in times of grief, trauma, and violence. What can...

“The Beautiful Changes”

Speaker: Rev. Joe Cleveland | In the classical Western tradition, we think of things like “goodness,” “beauty,” and “God” as pure absolutes that are...

“On Being a Good Creature”

Speaker: Rev. Joe Cleveland | A homily for our annual service in which we celebrate the ways that animals bless our lives, and renew...