The Light of Defiant Hope

This season is filled with stories about unlikely victories, both literal and metaphorical tales of light over darkness. Our service on the 17th will contain a few of them – one, in particular, shared by our children and youth! There is much to be discovered in beating the odds by defying what feels inevitable: a true source of hope.

Upcoming Events

  1. Meditation Session

    December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. A Series of Conversations: True Stories about Race

    December 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
  3. Third Tuesdays Social Hour

    December 19 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. Winter Solstice Luminaria in Roslindale

    December 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Christmas Day Pot Luck Dinner

    December 25 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Notes from Rev. Anne

  • The emotions and energy of Advent are upon us December 8, 2017

    This month brings such a mix of emotions and energy as we accommodate the shorter days (as best we can) and find our way through the holiday spree, with wild abandon or reserve. We’ll be celebrating new births at our 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Christmas Eve services, so please send me ...

  • Being together in these challenging times November 9, 2017

    I have missed being here the past two Sunday mornings. It feels like a loss being disconnected from the time that we set aside to spend together, and I’m looking forward to this week’s gathering. Over these past weeks, at least two egregious events have happened in our country – the truck ...

  • Seeking the holy in its many forms October 12, 2017

    I’d like to share a story about a young child, perhaps five or so, but not too young to be aware that her best friend was often unwell. “Sam was in the hospital this week,” she might mention, as the candlelight flickered into being. Or, “Sam is better. He came to my ...