Podcast: Earth spirit

Labyrinth or maze? Reflections 20 years later

Karen Bartlett and Mary Bennett created a temporary labyrinth and led a worship service 20 years ago. Here, they reflect on their continuing interest, share the history of the two labyrinths on our site, and invite you to use labyrinths as meditation and as metaphor.

Click here for the order of service and text of their talks.

Refugees and Distress Migration – Where are we in 2019?

Hugette Sansonnet Hayden explores the historical background and the current issues of conflict, climate change and poverty that are fuelling the migration crisis we are witnessing. Do we have a duty of care, and to whom?

She examines religious attitudes and philosophical approaches to the ethics of hospitality and explore how modern international mobility and immigration control adds to the problems of finding workable and humane solutions.

Huguette has been extensively involved with the Vancouver Unitarians refugee committee for many years.