Rev. Nancy McDonald Ladd Senior Minister

Vision and Memory

Vision leans forward, memory leans back. Held in this tension of where we’re headed and where we’ve been, there is plenty of meaning and purpose for today. This Sunday, we’ll join our Romanian partner church in celebrating their 450th anniversary and the many years … read more.

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?