224 – The General Thanksgiving – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

In the Book of Common Prayer (p 101) at the close of Morning Prayer the following prayer is offered. Some of you are familiar with liturgical prayers and for some it is something out of your usual experience. In fact, … Continue reading

118 – Prayer Beads – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

One of the blogs I regularly read is Richard Beck’s “Experimental Theology,” A few days ago he posted on “Prayer Beads” and since I have not mentioned that prayer form here, I thought it would be a good time to … Continue reading

91 – Holy Week – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

We are coming to the end of Lent with Palm Sunday and Holy week almost upon us.  What will Holy Week be for you?  Will you continue some Lenten practice?  Will you continue reading some work that has been part … Continue reading

69 – Daily Office – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

First, let’s look back to the suggestion from last week about setting an alarm on you phone or watch as a “call to prayer.”   Did you try that?  If so, what was your experience?  Did it annoy you or did … Continue reading

37 – Lent – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

Today marks the beginning of Lent.  In the Book of Common Prayer (1979) we can read, “I invite you, therefore, in the name of the Church, to the observance of a holy Lent, by self-examination and repentance; by prayer, fasting, … Continue reading