#AdventBookClub: Day 4

How do you pray? (from an interview in Liguorian Magazine, October 1992) Nouwen encourages us to spend 10 minutes each day with the gospel of the day, and read again and again (part of why we have the lectionary - though that's weekly - here's this coming Sunday's on Seed Resources!). "You have chances every second to live this Word, but it has to be in you. It can't be just an idea, it has…

Prayer Session #medialit

The groups divided into 3 tables, with around 4-5 papers per table. The prompts below were divided amongst the tables. Delegates were asked to return to the newspaper(s) and look for a story which fits the prompt: interpretation of the prompt is up to you; feel free to discuss; decide how you pray about it. After praying stories are posted on the wall for all groups to see. "How many are your works, O Lord!…

Just Checking In

A minister passing through his church in the middle of the day, Decided to pause by the altar and see who had come to pray. Just then the back door opened, a man came down the aisle, The minister frowned as he saw the man hadn't shaved in a while. His shirt was kinda shabby and his coat was worn and frayed, the man knelt, he bowed his head, Then rose and walked away. In…