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.