Connecting with our spiritual selves is very important in this time of uncertainty.  On this page you will find different opportunities to nurture your spirit and  stimulate your mind; as you care for your health and the well-being of others.

Week of March 29, 2020

What is prayer?

“Is not prayer a study of truth? A venture of the soul into the unfound infinite? No one ever prayed heartily without learning something.”- Emerson

Prayer is silence. Barbara Brown Taylor writes that “we know that from this mysterious silence, a silence rooted in love. Sometimes the best thing to do is to stop talking. The deepest truths are often those that cannot be said. We will always seek to capture the mysterious and ineffable in words, and in so doing will effectively remove the mystery.”

Let us pray – – – – – – – –

Listen to a reflection by Karen Dale, who is in ministry with Beach United Church. Contact:

Calgary artist Orit Shimoni captures the feelings a lot of people are having right now:

The artist writes, “I hope you find comfort in the truth that you are not alone even when you feel it the most, and that telling that special friend or lover that you feel distant can be one of the most strengthening moments in your relationship.”

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