In our first week of lent, our theme was "Solitude and Silence." We hope you were able to take some time this week to be alone with God. So here's the recap question...
What moments of "aloneness" have you enjoyed at any point in your life? Answer in the comments section below!
Week 1 Recap
Sunday, February 18
Rev. Daniel Humbert kicks us off this week with a challenge to spend time in silence and solitude with God. Each day we'll share a new way to do this right here.
Monday, February 19
Rev. Clay Horton shares tips to experience God through solitude:
"And rising very early in the morning, while it was still dark, he departed and went out to a desolate place, and there he prayed." - Mark 1:35
Examples of Jesus finding solitude are throughout the Gospels. Even Jesus needed to escape and find stillness. As we live into our first week of our lenten practices, we invite you to add a time of solitude to your normally busy week....
Tuesday, February 20
Denise Robinson, Director of Discipleship, introduces a time of solitude and silence. Take 10 minutes today to remove yourself from busy activities of the day and spend time in solitude and silence with God. Materials can be found below this video.
Wednesday, February 21
Rev. Clay Horton and Director of Discipleship Denise Robinson share how to create a space to encounter God:
The spiritual practice of solitude is a gift, but it takes intentionality. How can you create space to find solitude on a regular basis? Creating space may mean a physical space in your house, or it might be creating space in your calendar....