Rev. Brian Eslinger

Faith for the 21st Century

Watch the Video (YouTube link) > Religion is playing a major role in many of the conflicts around the world and close to home. But are these nationalistic, divisive forms of religion all that faith has to offer in this new century? We will explore emerging attitudes about religion and what our Unitarian Universalist tradition … Continued

Enlightenment and Liberation: What the Buddha might say to Modern Americans

Watch the Video (YouTube link) Rev. Brian Eslinger, Community Minister Celebrant: Elaine Imlau In Buddhism, liberation is described as Nirvana. But what exactly this Nirvana is, and how we get there, is a map with many routes and seemingly different destinations. We’ll explore how the Buddha’s various teachings and practices from thousands of years ago … Continued