Rev. Nancy McDonald Ladd Senior Minister

Cultivating Compassion

The Vietnamese teacher and monk Thich Nhat Hanh once wrote, “Compassion is a Verb.”  It is a thing you do, and a key aspect of a way of being.  How can we cultivate compassion in ourselves?  What about cultivating compassion in the world around us?


The Prophet Within

The world is so loud, and its demands come so fast, that sometimes we struggle to hear the inner voice that calls us each to deeper truth. How can we clear away space to listen to our own deepest selves?


A Free Faith

This Sunday, we’ll dig back into the roots of our liberal religious tradition.  What does it mean to be a free faith?  We are free from rigid orthodoxies, but bound to one another. We are loosed from ancient creeds, but loyal to something larger than … read more.