Mon, 23 February 2009
We are not the first doubters to struggle with prayer. Our spiritual ancestors thought deeply about many of the same question with which we still wrestle. And they found some answers.
Direct download: How_Did_They_Pray_Rob_and_Janne_Eller-Isaacs_February_22_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Prayer -- posted at: 2:18pm CDT
Mon, 16 February 2009
Since Copernicus displaced the earth from the center of the universe, we find ourselves increasingly dwarfed by the infinite creation of expanding space. How, and who, and wher is God in this vastness? Marjorie Suchocki askes, "Can we really believe that creatures such as our sorry selves in the littleness of our histories are invited by the creator of the univers to pray?" We will explore an old image of an ever-present God within a new understanding of space and time.
Direct download: Praying_into_the_Center_Ruth_MacKenzie_February_15_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Prayer -- posted at: 2:16pm CDT
Mon, 9 February 2009
Prayer is a state of being. Practice is what gets us there. Words can make it hard to pray especially when it matters what they mean.
Direct download: When_Words_Get_in_the_Way_Rob_Eller-Isaacs_February_8_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Prayer -- posted at: 11:23am CDT
Mon, 2 February 2009
What in the world does the role of prayer play in the life of someone who if they do pray, prays To Whom It May Concern? What do prayer and meditation have in common?
Direct download: TheTaxonomy_of_Prayer_Janne_Eller-Isaacs_February_1_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Prayer -- posted at: 12:34pm CDT