Does prayer often seem only like a rote repetition of previously-composed prayers? Do you find yourself failing to find eloquent language to engage in conversation with God? Are you running dry on prayer in your spiritual life? You may be interested in ouread more
This week in adult formation, Session II of Kyle’s series on prayer: Praying with Scripture. We will see how Scripture reaches into the depths of the heart and how our imaginations, through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, enable our lives to connecread more
This Sunday, assuming all goes well with his flight out of Honduras, the Reverend Matthew Engleby, executive director of El Hogar, will join us to preach and teach. El Hogar de Amor y Esperanza – The Home of Love and Hope – began in 1979 when five memread more
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This Sunday, we have our annual update on St. James School and the excitement and challenges at this Episcopal middle school in the Allegheny West neighborhood of North Philadelphia, which educates under-resourced children in 5th to 8th grades and supportread more
On Sunday, we will begin a five-part series on Exploring Lenten Services by looking at the imposition of ashes on Ash Wednesday. What is the origin of this rite? What difference does it make to enter into the holy season of Lent with the Ash Wednesday litread more
This Sunday in Adult Formation, we continue our series on the practices and liturgies of Holy Week with Palm Sunday. Why do we start with the triumphal entry into Jerusalem and end with the crucifixion? What role does the congregation play in the Passion read more
This Sunday in adult formation, we continue our journey through the services of Lent with a look at Maundy Thursday. This service can be challenging on many levels. How does participating in it enrich our experience of Good Friday and Easter? Join us in tread more