Speaker: Rev. Shelley Dugan

The Purpose Of Pain

When we hurt, we often ask “Why?  Why did this happen to me?”  We don’t usually want an answer; there is no answer that would satisfy.  Later, when we’ve had some time and experienced some healing, we discover we have gained something from our troubles.  … read more.

The Problem Of Pain

“Life is Suffering” according to the Buddha. Pain is everywhere. It impacts every aspect of our human lives – physical, spiritual, emotional, financial, relational – it can even change our personality and identity.  Unbelievable amounts of money, time, and energy are spent every year in … read more.

In A Fix

We know better, it. As humans, we often feel compelled to try to fix others. What’s that all about? How does religion factor in? Join us as we explore the sticky wicket of trying to fix others.

All are welcome in person (Location) or on… read more.

In Praise of Regret

Some boldly state that they have no regrets.  That’s too bad!  Instead of denying regrets,or storing them in locked compartments of our psyche, let us bring them to the table.  Our regrets have benefits.  If examined, they have gifts.  Join us as we welcome our … read more.

What Is God’s Job?

If we are theists, we have expectations of God. Disappointment in faith crisis has and come about when we believe that God is not doing a very good job. This highly interactive sermon explores our understanding of God’s Will and God’s job. You don’t have … read more.