Recent Forums

Caring for Creation: The Regeneration Project

October 21, 2018
The Revd Canon Sally G.Bingham
Canon for the Environment of the Episcopal Diocese of California
 
 
"Regeneration Project': The Revd Canon Sally G.Bingham, Canon for the Environment of the Episcopal Diocese of California,  shares the story of why and how she founded the non-profit Interfaith Power and Light  (IPL),  and the theology and ethics that continue to guide and inspire her commitment to taking action for environmental justice . Come and be inspired about why environmental justice is central to our calling as people of faith.
 

Climate Reality Project

October 7, 2018
Chris Moylan

Parishioner Chris Moylan joined Nobel Peace Prize winner Al Gore's Climate Reality Project in August, and spent three days in leadership training at a conference in Los Angeles. He will present an updated version of Mr. Gore's famous slide show, providing current information on the state of the problem and what individuals and groups can do about it.

Sabbatical stories and photos

September 23, 2018
Wilma Jakobsen

 Wilma will share stories and photos from her time away from St. Jude’s. 

Affordable Housing

September 16, 2018
Karl Kadie
from St. Mark's Epsicopal Church, Santa Clara

Join us to hear about the bold and exciting mission decisions St. Mark's, Santa Clara has made in the use of their campus to build low income housing. They are struggling to build significant units of housing which will alter the life and mission of St. Mark's for the future. Karl Kadie from St. Mark's will tell us about their struggle, how their congregation made their decision and what it could mean for them and us as a model for future mission and ministry in the region.

Church and Affordable Housing in Santa Clara

September 16, 2018
Karl Kadie

Church and Affordable Housing in Santa Clara
Hear about the bold decisions St. Mark's in Santa Clara has made to build low income housing on their campus. This will alter the life and mission of St. Mark's for the future. 

Jazz Vespers -- the Abundance of Reimagining Community

June 3, 2018
Mason Razavi & Friends

We’ll enjoy readings and reflections that celebrate the abundance of Reimagining Community.

Mason Razavi and Kevin Bryson will be joined by Jason Lewis and Aaron Germain.

 

The Beloved Community in the Heart of the Valley

May 20, 2018
Kathy Córdova
Executive Director of Santa Maria Urban Ministry

Time with Bishop Mary

April 29, 2018
The Rt. Rev. Mary Gray-Reeves

Bishop Mary will be with us for our forum time for a half hour of Q&A.

Whoever you are, wherever you are on your journey of faith, you are welcome here.