Speaker: Benjamin Van Dyne

Rising Out of the Void

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.

Stolen Blessings

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.

Choosing Not to Choose

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.