Jess Fisher

This Sunday, Nov. 13 and Sunday, Nov. 20,  Harvard Professor Emeritus David Little returns to lead the Free Inquiry adult ed class.  David will discuss topics from his latest book, “Essays on Religion and Human Rights: Ground to Stand On.”  You can find (and read) excerpts from the book below.  Class begins at 9:45am in upstairs conference room #216, andRead More →

From Western member, Bob Layton: I’ve appreciated the chances I’ve had to help others here in Washington, and would like to share a request now for help needed elsewhere. For many years I’ve helped a group assist children in dire need in the easternmost part of eastern Kentucky.  Coats, hats, gloves, and toys are distributed each December to children whoRead More →

Western’s Mission Committee and Session have begun a process to engage in anti-racism training as a congregation.  Jessica Vasquez Torres, of Crossroads, will lead this training in early 2017. As we prepare for that training, Jessica has recommended several readings, the first of which are selections from Dear White Christians by Jennifer Harvey. Click to download PDFs: Dear White Christian (ChaptersRead More →