November Message from Rev. Telos Whitfield

 Want the change.  Be inspired by the flame
where everything shines as it disappears.

Flow into the knowledge that what you are seeking
finishes often at the start, and, with ending, begins.

excerpt from Sonnets to Orpheus, Part Two, XII
by Rainer Maria Rilke

Dear Ones,

We embrace … read more.

Returning to Church – Updated

Please note that these protocols have been changing . The most recent changes are in bold-face type and items removed are struck through.

We have different expectations for services vs small group gatherings.


We started in-person services again on March 13 with protective protocols … read more.

October Message from Rev. Telos Whitfield

Dear Ones,

We will be exploring Courage during this month – “Cur” means heart, facing life wholeheartedly with open hearts and letting our courage flow freely. It isn’t easy and often we are asked to be courageous unexpectedly; suddenly our life changes and we are faced … read more.

Projects & Visions

Projects & Visions, Reflections from the President

Fall feels like it has arrived in full force — with heavy rains, after a summer of drought, and a flurry of new activities.  I want to share a bit of news…

At the end of September we officially welcomed … read more.

September Reflections from ASC Board President

Welcome September!

Reflections from the President

Wow!  The summer is flying by!  Although we have had wonderful services throughout July and August it still seems like September is the beginning of a new year.  We will share and celebrate our summer wanderings during our In-Gathering Water … read more.

September Message from Rev. Telos Whitfield


To be human is to be religious.  To be religious is to make connections.  To lead a meaningful life among the many competing forces of the 21st century, each of us needs support in making meaningful re-connection to the best of our global heritage, the … read more.