We will link understandings of ancient and current scientific phenomena with ancient and current spirituality. We do so with the firm belief that the two are tied together, coming from the same sources of understanding and experience.
…the purpose of the biblical text… is to point us to the sacred – it is not declaring someone else’s evidence as accurate for all time. The spiritual life is about trusting our evidence, our experience, within the context of community. For Christians, the bible stories are part of our community. They don’t dictate our lives, but illuminate a path that others have trod.
A People Becoming: Religion, Science and an Evolving Faith #3 preached by Winton Boyd on September 28
The audio recording of this sermon includes a ‘word of witness’ by Susan Jane Watson of Orchard Ridge UCC; in which she speaks to the power of this discussion of Science and Religion in her own walk of faith. Sermon: I have a friend/colleague in Bellingham, Washington who is using this material from Painting the […]