Spiritual Formation Events

Spiritual Formation Events

Sep 22, 2020

Meditation or Centering Prayer

In these times when so much is overwhelming and life is pressing hard upon us, and every moment it seems as though we need to adapt yet again to one more thing, our returning to God is essential. This happens in many ways, through reading, walking in nature, studying the scripture, serving at the community meal, engaging in small group discussions, talking to our children about their faith — and so often the very best pathway to open our hearts…
Sep 23, 2020

Early Church Writings

We will gather electronically to delve into the early church writings, or the Epistles, which are the oldest books in our New Testament. We will prepare by reading the text (each Epistle), learn about its context, history, key words, important theological concepts and significance in our current thinking, and then explore how it may have shaped our worship practices or how it fits into our life today. Our sessions will last one hour, with about 30 minutes of that in…
Sep 27, 2020

Church at Home Worship for September 27, 2020

We invite you to join us for worship in the comfort and safety of your own home. This service will include joyful and soulful music, reflection, sacred scripture, prayer, and a homily offered by Mother Barbara. To view the worship service, please check back on Friday. To view the bulletin for the service, please check back on Friday. To listen to the homily only, please click below.
Sep 27, 2020

In-Person Church at 8 a.m.

We invite you to join us for a quiet, spoken service each Sunday at 8 a.m. which will include prayer, sacred scripture, a homily or sermon by Mother Barbara, and the celebration of the Holy Eucharist. We employ very careful safety precautions to keep our area safe for you to worship in person with us. If you have any questions and would like to see our policy on safety precautions, please click on the tab “Church in Person” on our…
Oct 1, 2020

The Universal Christ Book Group

We gather every other week to discuss the book, The Universal Christ, which is written by Richard Rohr, a Franciscan monk and a Roman Catholic priest. His writing offers an expansive way to view the difference between Jesus (the person who embodied humanity and divinity) and Christ, which is the presence of the Risen Christ, made possible through the resurrected Jesus, yet also was in the beginning with the presence of God the Creator. It’s a fascinating book which leads…
Oct 4, 2020

Prayer Shawl Ministry Group Gathering

If you knit or crochet, we invite you to join our Prayer Shawl Ministry. We meet the first Sunday of every month in the Parish Library, where we will pray, knit, and support each other as we create prayer shawls which will be blessed by the congregation and offered to someone in need. If you want to learn how to knit or crochet, show up and we’ll teach you.