Listening for God's voice in the here and now can bring us to a state of "unitive consciousness," the awareness that everything belongs and there is no exclusion, writes the Rev. Dr. Steve Harper. Read more

Practicing Faith

Jesus went away not only to pray, but also to contemplate and to meditate, writes the Rev. Jason Valendy. All three are needed to draw closer to God's will for our lives. Read more

Practicing Faith

Meditating on the Scriptures, as John Wesley advised, can lead to a divisive individualism unless we welcome one another as Christ, says the Rev. Dr. Barry Bryant. Read more

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3 Ways to Meditate

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Rev. Jack Shitama introduces three simple ways to connect with God every day that will relieve anxiety and replenish energy for daily life. Read more

Practicing Faith

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The Rev. Jim Burklo contemplates our constant human impulse, through books and other writings, to try describe the "ineffable divinity" of our spiritual connections. Read more

Practicing Faith