Community Contemplation Course:
"KISS THE JOY"
12-week Centering Prayer based course
The Heart of Centering Prayer
by Cynthia Bourgeault as the primary resource and guide.
February 6th—April 24th (every Tuesday evening 7:30 pm - 9 pm)
Upper Room at the office of The Community Church (117 E. Scranton Ave. Lake Bluff)
Grow in your knowledge, practice, and embodiment of contemplation, popularly referred to as Centering Prayer. The practice of contemplation has origin in the example and teaching of Christ and the early followers and was formalized in the practice of
(the divine reading):
(contemplating). The 14th Century text
The Cloud of Unknowing
remains the benchmark for understanding and pursuing the practice of contemplation.
Kiss the Joy will be co-facilitated by Rev. Zach Hancock & Dave Andersen
Kiss the Joy
is a Good Fit For You?
Two information sessions
about the course will be offered:
Tuesday 1/23 and 1/30 starting at 7:30 pm at the church office (117 E. Scranton Ave.)
If you intend to participate in the course we strongly recommend you attend one of these information sessions. If you are unable to attend one of the sessions, please contact Zach or Dave before sign-up.
Sign-up for the course will be available: 1. Information Sessions 2. The Community Church Sunday Service/Meditation (9 am Reid Hall) 3. Email Zach or Dave. Please direct any inquiries regarding
Kiss the Joy to