Topic: Prayer and Meditation

Creating Your Own Prayer

What is prayer to you? Some people grew up in a prayer tradition, but then outgrew it. Others have discovered prayer to be a spiritual lifeline later in life. Still others find the idea of prayer bewildering, off-putting, or tainted with guilt-by-association. In this … read more.

Silence as a Spiritual Practice

Today’s worship-service leaders will use their experiences with the Eastern spiritual practices of Hinduism and Buddhism as a springboard for exploring silence as a spiritual practice. They will examine why Western cultures can be uncomfortable with silences, and how silence helps in these turbulent times.

Prayers for Caregivers

Prayer is a powerful spiritual practice that can be as spontaneous and graceful as a hope or a wish. This service will explore care giving and the importance of prayer while both giving and receiving care. Reflections include the spiritual practice of gratitude; praying to … read more.