Start your married life with a deeply meaningful secular ceremony that reflects your hopes and values and tells you partner, your family and your friends exactly what your relationship means to you.
Recognize and celebrate the arrival of a child and welcome them into the family and circle of friends. Give the child their name and acknowledge those who will support and guide them through life.
Coming of age and other life stage ceremonies mark the major milestones and points of transition throughout life. Coming of age ceremonies and celebrations can be meaningful rites-of-passage as a child enters adulthood and takes up their place in a community.
Humanist funerals bring people together to share the sadness of losing a loved one but also to celebrate the life they lived. They focus sincerely and affectionately on the person who has died, paying tribute to the connections they made and left behind and the way they lived their life.
A secular invocation calls upon the audience’s shared human values for assistance and authority in their public discourse without calling upon a supernatural entity as a guide. It reminds us of what is important and of our responsibilities to each other and the world around us. In short, it calls upon all those involved to exercise their humanity in a way that is dignified while allowing the same for others.
Speaking topics include humanism, non-theistic spirituality, ethics and technology,
Celebrant services are generally available throughout the greater Portland metropolitan area. If you would like to discuss possibilities for your occasion, event or milestone, please click on the contact us link below.