filtered by Prayer & Reflection
By Hillary Raining
Mental health, wellness and spirituality have become critically important during this time of isolation, grief and fear. In Thrive in The Hive, the Rev. Hillary Raining shares examples of work they’re doing at The Hive - an online spirituality and wellness community, formed to bring ancient Christian practices of faith to those who looking to grow and learn.
By Gerlene Gordy
In our latest blog, Gerlene Gordy relates her experiences of growing up Navajo and the importance of prayer in her culture.
By Tim Schenck
A tool to help parish leadership reflect deeply upon their post-pandemic ministry.
By Mary Barber and Joseph Wallace-Williams
The Way of the Cross for Pandemic Time is a written liturgy modeled on the Way of the Cross service.
By Richelle Thompson
In breakout sessions and a Q&A period, the sentiment was universal: we want to read scripture. We need to read it. God is calling us to read, reflect, and respond.
By Patrick Kangrga
Jesuss last living moments are described in the Gospel of Mark, "When it was noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. At three oclock Jesus cried out with a loud voice, Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani? which means, My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?...Then Jesus gave a loud cry and breathed his last."
By ECFVP Editorial Team
A list of resources for Lent 2021
By Ranjit Mathews
In our latest blog, Ranjit Mathews explores “lex orandi, lex credendi, lex vivendi”, or “that which we pray, is what we believe, is what we live. In essence, we become what we pray.”
By Alan Bentrup
Alan Bentrup writes about Mark 13 for the Good Book Club, which is reading the Gopel of Mark. In this blog, he explores lessons that we can take away from Jesus’s warnings.
By Nicole Foster
Nicole Foster reminds us that Jesus was rejected by his neighbors, by people who knew him as a carpenter and mason. In our latest blog, she explores the Gospel of Mark 6:1-2 for the Good Book Club.