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Gathering for worship is rather like a chance to recharge your batteries.
“What does communion signify to you?” If you ask that question in a safe-to-tell-my-truth group, it’s often surprising what variety comes forth.
Where do you feel welcome? Where do you feel like you have “come home”?
The human species is evolving. Along with the physical changes and the consciousness changes comes a natural evolution in our understanding of the Sacred.
Long summer days and warm weather help us slow down, take time, find some moments to “do nothing,” allow our creativity to emerge, and generally give ourselves permission to relax.
How bleak the world would be without mystery! Even as science daily moves the line between the known and the mysterious, there is always more mystery.
To celebrate the feast day of Mary Magdalene is to celebrate an archetypical strong female leader. Preacher, teacher, the one disciple who really understood Jesus’ message… she was truly “apostle to the apostles.”
Everyone has doubts. Everyone has questions. It used to be a sign of “faith” to suppress one’s doubts and questions, but no more.
To offer a benediction is to bless. To give and to receive a blessing is a small sacred moment that we could all use more of in our lives.
So many metaphors for describing the experience that there is more to us than just our bodies and our minds…
“If you want to have a life of prayer, then pray,” said Thomas Merton. Or in more modern adspeak, Just do it.
The ritual of communion can have many different symbolic interpretations in its role of remembrance of the life and teachings of Jesus. The same is true of the music we sing to accompany the ritual.
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