Forums, Lectures, Interviews and Presentations

Pilgrim is a church of advocates for equality, social justice, and loving our fellow human beings. Here you will find everything from news interviews on our work in support marriage equality, immigrant rights, and homeless advocacy, to articles written by Rev. Madison Shockley at TruthDig.com.

World AIDS Day 2020

Hosted by Lisa Lipsey on December 1, 2020 Welcome to this year's World AIDS Day celebration. This year's theme is resilience and impact. Although we cannot gather in person, we gather through technology in community. ...

Anti-Racism as Our Sacred Duty~James 2: 14-26 Q&A

Moderated by Rev. Madison Shockley for Prof. Melina Abdulla October 4, 2020 This is the question and answer session with Professor Abdulla following her sermon. Everyone's voice counts. Both candidates and measures are important. The ...

The Life We Ought To Live ~ Q &A

Moderated by Rev. Madison Shockley for Rev. Dr. James M. Lawson September 13, 2020 A question and answer session with Dr. Lawson. Topics include Civil Rights, Racism, and BLM. There is a reason to be ...

Moment of Concern for Safe Church Sunday

Given by Jaime Romo June 7, 2020 We are a congregation that prides ourselves on being open and affirming. Thirteen years ago, we were tested. A registered sex offender approached the church. He wanted to ...

Cannon Park

Given by Rev. Madison Shockley on June 5, 2020 This is the audio of Rev. Shockley's speech during a Black Lives Matter protest in Carlsbad.  It took 8 minutes and 46 seconds for George Floyd ...