July 21st: Growing Our Vocabulary

Service Leader: Ashlyn Noble
Service Coordinator: Odell Havsdotter

We will explore how our first four principles can lead us to re-examine the words we use. We covenant to speak to and about each other with respect, yet some of the language that has become entrenched in our everyday lexicon is harmful and hurtful. It’s tough to drop words we’ve used for decades, but we can work together to help one another shift our words towards inclusion.

Hymns:

  • 398 To See the World (Hymn of the Month)
  • 1053 How Could Anyone
  • 318 We Would Be One
  • 1014 Answering the Call of Love
word cloud with words like language, values, words, etc.