NOTE: New Service Time

In the summer, people often spend their Sunday evenings out and about – biking, hiking, swimming, walking, camping, cooking out. You have to in Michigan. Any time the temperature climbs above 60 degrees you have to shout “Carpe Diem!” and make good use of it. So, starting Sunday, April 22nd, we’ll switch the time of … [Read more…]

Dharma Talk: “If You See the Plato, Kill the Plato.”

NOTE: The following Dharma Talk was given by Rev. Charama on Sunday, February 25th, 2018: “If You See the Plato, Kill the Plato” One of the great benefits of Zen is that it can help cure us of the dualistic thinking the Western world inherited from Plato. Essentially, Plato posited that there’s an ideal somewhere … [Read more…]

Dharma Talk: “Death By Concepts”

  NOTE: The following Dharma Talk was given by Rev. Charama on Sunday, January 14, 2018: “Death By Concepts” It’s probable most people have heard of – perhaps have even eaten – the rich and decadent dessert called “Death By Chocolate.” Or, if you’re of a certain age (or if you have a yen for … [Read more…]