The School for Contemplative Living
Sunday, May 01, 2016
Listening in Stillness, Serving in Joy!
A MINISTRY OF PARKER AND RAYNE MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCHES
with Rabbi Rami Shapiro
at Rayne Memorial UMC, 3900 St. Charles Ave.
Come practice the presence of God with us.
Suggested donation: $75 ($60 for SCL members), but all are welcome
Become a member/supporter of the School today!
To support our mission, become a member for $40 or more.
Checks to Parker UMC, with "SCL membership" on the memo line
1130 Nashville Ave. NOLA 70115
or, use the Donate button at the bottom of this page.
Members are invited to deduct $5 from any workshop
Creating contemplative communities who practice the presence of God for personal transformation and radical engagement with the world.
Our video trailer is here: "Monks in the World"
Listening in Stillness
Cultivating a contemplative presence for God involves daily practice of spiritual disciplines in solitude.
To learn more about our central practice of centering prayer,link to the following:
Because the journey cannot be completed alone, we also practice and learn with a community of supportive friends. This, for us, is the inward journey: "practicing the Presence of God for personal transformation."
Serving in Joy!
To learn more from our stories of contemplative living see:
Monks in the World: Seeking God in a Frantic Culture, and also
"A Contemplative Path" blog at www.wordpress.com.
To connect with a class, practice group, or workshop - link to Our Groups.