Posts Tagged "prayer"


Tiny Prayers: Big To Small


Posted By on Sep 8, 2021

Every Wednesday we take time to pray these 10 Tiny Prayers  This week we tried a different order and went from BIG to small. Take 10 minutes and join us for these 10 Tiny Prayers  ...

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Why Pray?


Posted By on Apr 8, 2020

Vermont Hills United Methodist Church Why Pray? Play Episode Pause Episode Mute/Unmute Episode Rewind 10 Seconds 1x Fast Forward 30 seconds 00:00 / 00:09:38 Subscribe Share RSS Feed Share Link Embed Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 00:09:387 Reason to Pray (short sermon) and discussion about Spiritual Practices Full post here: https://vermonthillsumc.org/why-pray/ 1 Prayer opens me to the direction and flow of the...

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Why Pray?


Posted By on Apr 8, 2020

7 Reasons to pray (short sermon) and discussion about Spiritual Practices 1 Prayer opens me to the direction and flow of the universe 2 Prayer binds my heart to the lives and realities of people in my community 3 Prayer allows me to walk in the paths of those who have gone before me 4 Prayer contributes goodness & intention to the outcome of concern 5 Prayer allows God’s holy spirit to form, inform, and conform me to the divine...

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Postures of Prayer


Posted By on May 20, 2019

This evening we are doing an experiment with postures of prayer. Prayer is sometimes a verbal thing – trying to get the right words. Other times prayer is a heart thing – trying to make sure you have the right attitude or are in the right mood. My thinking about prayer changed radically 12 years ago when I encountered Richard Twiss’ work We Dance Our Prayers. His basic point in that the tongue is muscle and words are...

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Something funny has happened in the past month. I have been told by somebody that each element of our Sunday gatherings is their favorite … and somebody else’s least favorite. Passing of the Peace Music and Singing Prayer Sermon Conversation Communion Videos This is fascinating to me – and I love that we can talk about it! This is part of our life together. This is how community works. Each aspect or element connects...

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