Sometimes we find love in places we don’t expect or understand. James Baldwin’s short story “Sonny’s Blues” tells the story of two very different brothers trying to reconcile. In this second of two sermons on Baldwin’s work, we will explore some lessons that Baldwin and … read more.
Speaker: Benjamin Van Dyne
95 years after his birth, James Baldwin’s life and writing has much to teach us about the challenges and joys of seeking to live with love and hope even when those seem impossible. His novel If Beale Street Could Talk is a story of surviving … read more.
It’s easy to be thankful when there are things to be thankful for. But when the blessings we have are rightly someone else’s, what do we do? The Hebrew Bible story of Jacob stealing his brother’s blessing will give us some ideas.
Benjamin Van Dyne is a … read more.
Religious liberals tend to prize an individual’s freedom to choose what they believe. But what if we tried to learn from those who don’t have a choice?
Keelan Evanini will provide special music.
Benjamin Van Dyne is a PhD candidate in systematic theology at Fordham University, where … read more.