10 AM, Sunday, May 29, Unity of Whidbey
5671 Crawford Road, Langley, WA How we define ourselves through our memories both supports and limits our identity. A fitting focus for Memorial Day Weekend.
Music by Stephen Merritt
Blessing as a Path to Awakening
7 PM, Friday, June 10, Whidbey Unitarian Universalist
20103 WA Hwy 525, Freeland, WA Opening the gates of the heart through teaching, song, chanting, silence, and meditation. Music by Stephen Merritt, Jenny and Jack Heutmaker.
The Invisible Torah: Hidden in Plain Sight Makom Ohr Shalom Shabbat Celebration and Reunion
10 AM - 5 PM, June 18, Bethel Lutheran Church
17500 Burbank Blvd, Encino, CA Rabbi Ted will be sharing a teaching as part of the morning Torah service and conducting a workshop in the afternoon for the congregation he formed in 1978. For more information, contact Marcy Perlmutter at 818-909-0397.
Passover serves as a paradigm of the journey from enslavement to freedom. Ideally, it awakens us not only to our own enslavements, but to the suffering of others as well. There is a clear ethical imperative arising from our experience as slaves.