Extending Hope, Expecting Peace and Extolling Justice
Each week Extravagance UCC hosts a virtual Bible Study via zoom.us called: Transformed by Scripture.
The term “thin places” emerged from ancient Celtic spiritually to describe places where the veil between this world & the eternal world is thin.
Extravagance UCC is a geographically dispersed, online faith community, that welcomes persons of all faith traditions or none, ages, races, nationalities, sexual orientations, gender identities & expressions, family configurations, economic abilities, and mental and physical capacities. Digital natives, immigrants, ex-pats and refugees are welcome.
How are people of faith to respond to the recent agreement between the world’s countries and Iran on curbing nuclear development for the lifting of sanctions?
Celebration of the U.S. Women’s Soccer championship can also raise our awareness of inequalities in women’s compensation and continued issues of women’s treatment and rights.
What is it about the immediacy of one of these physical undertakings — whether you’re running a marathon or washing a large pile of dishes by hand, or shoveling snow — that is profoundly grounding and centering?
In this season of Advent waiting, we are not going to sit idly by and wait for Jesus to come again. We are going to live into his vision of Kin-dom that breaks down these systems of oppression through the power of relationships. Will you join us, white people?