All Souls Kansas City

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July Special Offering 2020

All Souls Affirms and Promotes the inherent worth and dignity of every person. How? 2-3 Sundays a month, a designated cause will receive a special offering. All checks with the memo line “special offering” and one half of all undesignated cash will be forwarded to the service organization, demonstrating our values. Please make checks to […]

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Virtual Attendance Figures for June 2020:

Jun. 07 Streaming = 220 Jun. 14 Streaming = 183 Jun. 21 Streaming = 165 Jun. 28 Streaming = 143

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Virtual Sunday Plus on August 23, 2020

Thanks to all those who ordered food from our second Virtual Sunday Plus. Events like this support our budget. Our chef Mark Gibbons and his pastry chef Kendyl Gibbons served a great summer menu. We served 61 meals and 6 additional whole quiches. Thanks to those who helped with the meal preparations and meal delivery: […]

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November 3: “De-Colonizing” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

The sound has been restored to the video – we apologize for the inconvenience. Click here to start at the sermon. So let’s start by acknowledging that it’s complicated. And retreating into any sort of naive simplicity isn’t going to help. For instance, this week the Congressional Hispanic Caucus created an ofrenda for Dia de […]

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September 29: “Nevertheless” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons

Click here to start at the sermon. “The opposite of a gun is, wherever you point it.” Just sit with that idea for a minute. Let it resonate across your mind, like an echoing bell sound. I’ll wait. The opposite of a gun is a 15 year old gang member. The opposite of a gun […]

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Service, March 29, 11:15 am

“Ordinary Miracles” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons Gratitude and generosity are both attributes of the spiritually mature person, and many great teachers of humanity have counseled us that happiness lies more in wanting what we have than in having what we want.  Let’s cultivate our awareness of, and thankfulness for, the ordinary miracles of life.

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Service, March 22, 11:15 am

“Reconciliation” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons As we observe the vernal equinox, the earth arrives at a moment of balance between dark and light in the course of the year.  We balance, or reconcile, our bank accounts; Congress reconciles legislation between the two chambers.  And when relationships go awry, we reconcile with those we love, or […]

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Service, March 15, 11:15 am

“The Other Unitarians” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons The tradition of Islam originated in tribal, polytheistic cultures, and took significant foundations from Jewish and Christian influences.  The concept of the unity of god was a central, and distinctive, feature of this new faith; how is it similar to, and different from, the ways in which European […]

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Service, March 8, 11:15 am

“You Could Be Wrong” with Jordinn Nelson Long Each of us has probably considered how to offer forgiveness when we have been wronged. This Sunday we will look at another side of that question: what does it mean to know that we might be wrong? How can we act decisively, say no to oppression and […]

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Service, March 1, 11:15 am

“Secularism 2.0” with Rev. Kendyl Gibbons As I begin my 60th year, New York Times columnist David Brooks offers the opportunity to reflect upon the challenges of secularism, faith, and the possibility of an authentically religious humanism.  Some thoughts on why I have found Brooks both provocative and sympathetic for a long time now.

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