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Vernal Equinox

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  • Thursday, March 21, 2019
    (Celebration)
    Usually March 21. Spring themes, including: lengthening of the days; nature coming to life again; joy; hopefulness; reawakening to...
  • Usually March 21. Spring themes, including: lengthening of the days; nature coming to life again; joy; hopefulness; reawakening to...

Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Lindasusan Ulrich
    However imperfectly I may be living this life of mine, there’s no one better at it, and there’s no one else who can do it for me.

WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Diana Smith
    This hands-on ritual could be used to celebrate Earth Day, a Solstice, or an Equinox. Before the service begins, set up a table or two (or...
  • By Kate McPhee
    Around us, light is returning. It rekindles the spirit of life in the skeletons of trees. It brings forth new shoots from the soil. It...
  • By Lorelei Greenwood-Jones
    Leader: Quick! Look about you! The snows of Winter are gone and the Earth has awoken once more! Congregation: Hail the Spring in all her...
  • By David Snedden
    EARTH, clay from which we are made and to which we will return. Soil, rich and aromatic, crumbling in my fingers, dark under my nails. This...
  • By David M. Horst
    Early in the morning, before the children are awake and while the grass is still dewy, I like to walk in my garden. It’s “my” garden only...
  • By Cathy Rion Starr
    Spirit of spring and new life, spirit of decay and death, We turn to your wisdom and strength as we seek to live lives of meaning and love...
  • By Evin Carvill Ziemer
    If we lived in another climate Our souls might speak other languages We might speak oasis or permafrost, dry season or monsoon But our...
  • By Julia Hamilton
    (Suitable for reading in multiple voices) In the pagan tradition, which is grounded in a respect and reverence for the natural world,...
  • By Jennifer McGlothin
    As the first hint of green begins to peek through the barren ground As that little sprig grows into a healthy stem As that stem grows into...
  • By Martha Dallas
    I’m going to talk about something really powerful today: HOPE. And first, I have a question. Have you ever hoped for something? … and did...
  • By Terasa Cooley
    In this time of anticipated spring let us allow ourselves to extend the anticipation—to value the time of budding before blooming, of...
  • By George A Tyger
    O' power of springtime, Spirit of green grasses and warm breezes; Goddess of creativity of birth of life renewed You sing all about us at...
  • By Judith L Quarles
    Spirit of life, bring to us beauty—the beauty of snowdrops and tulip shoots. Bring to us strength—the strength of torrents of spring...
  • By Stephen M Shick
    Early spring awakens memories of a deeper cold and hopes of a warmer wetness, sprouting seeds and budding branches. Gray trees on gray sky...
  • By Adrianne Ross
    Easter gets its name from the Teutonic goddess of spring and the dawn, whose name is spelled Oestre or Eastre . (The origin of the word...
  • By Kirsty Johnson
    Squirrel: tch tch tch Sparrow: cheep cheep Mouse/mice: squeak squeak Frogs: ribbit needeep Tadpoles: ribribrib Grass: oooohhhh Pond: plip...
  • By Amy Bowden Freedman
    Once more, the earth has turned toward the light of the sun. As we are bathed in the light of a new day, So may we greet the dawning of...
  • By Alice Berry
    Children of the earth and sky, we are nurtured, sustained, given warmth and light from above and below. Supported by earth's strong, firm...
  • By Richard S. Gilbert
    Speak, flowers, speak! Why do you say nothing? The flowers have the gift of language. In the meadow they speak of freedom, Creating...
  • By Charles F Flagg
    Leader: Spring, the triumph of light over darkness, Response: Victory of newness and growth, and warmth vanquishing cold, Leader: We, too,...
  • By Eric Williams
    Let us bless the Earth, And all that is steady and firm. Let us bless the Sky, And all that is open and filled with light. Let us bless...