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Fighting compulsions on a Sabbath

Cypress swamp worship is a great way to worship on a Sabbath, out here with the birds and locusts singing the hymns, the wind in the trees speaking of Spirit, and me doing my job: standing in awe. Worship at … Continue reading

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The Gate of Heaven is Everywhere! Episode 8: Silence, by William Thiele

One reason Sabbath is so hard for many of us is because we are uncomfortable with silence. Sabbath does not require silence, but cultivating inner stillness is surely enhanced by periods of silence. Practices like eating meditation, walking meditation, yoga, … Continue reading

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The Gate of Heaven is Everywhere! Episode 7: Sabbath by William Thiele

Sabbath keeping is a wonderful way to hold space for the sacred. Within a period of Sabbath, we can use any number of practices to cultivate our awareness of the presence of God. Recently I was blessed to have twenty-four … Continue reading

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