Lithium and Laughter Go Great Together

9:30 & 11:30am. Rachel is a freshly minted doctor, educator, advocate, and writer who has been shacking up with bipolar disorder since 2000. Rachel has worked in hospitals, in public school settings, and at universities to cultivate safe spaces where people can talk about the experience of mental illness and challenge stigma. With the support of … Continued

Relationship Building: WES’ Grounding and Growing Love

10:30am. [Summer platform schedule: Only one service at 10:30am with concurrent Sunday School.] Join us for the Summer of Love Series.

Black. Female. Leader: Reflections on Social Justice Work in ​Majority White Communities

Platform Service, 10:30am. Discover what it takes to be an advocate for social justice education as a 6 foot, black, female, administrator, with dreadlocks in majority white independent schools. Stephanie will explore her own journey, while reflecting on the lessons it has for any majority white community seeking to support black leadership. ​

Choosing Hope, Community, & Meaning: Reflections on Richard Rorty

10:30am. [Summer platform schedule: Only one service at 10:30am with concurrent Sunday School.] Join us for the Summer of Love Series. Drawing on the work of the late philosopher, who as the grandson of the Social Gospel pioneer Walter Rauschenbusch, presents a secularized version of the Beloved Community, although he doesn’t use those words.

Free Time: The Forgotten American Dream

10:30am. [Summer platform schedule: Only one service at 10:30am with concurrent Sunday School.] Join us for the Summer of Love Series. Playing on the history of the Labor Movement, how we got the 40 hour work week—and how it isn’t written in stone and could decrease again in a way that rethinks how we order society and … Continued

Calling In, Calling Out, and Our Calling to Community

10:30am. [Summer platform schedule: Only one service at 10:30am with concurrent Sunday School.] Join us for the Summer of Love Series.

Telling the Truth in Love: A Question Platform

10:30am. [Summer platform schedule: Only one service at 10:30am with concurrent Sunday School.] Join us for the Summer of Love Series.