Contemplative prayer course

September 1, 2017 0
The Whitewater Benedictine Community is offering The Contemplative Journey, a six-week course in contemplative prayer held at 8250 Kannah Creek Road. Classes are Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30 a.m., September 20-October 25. The class features the teachings of Thomas Keating, one of the founders of Centering Prayer. The class costs $90, plus [ . . . ]

Finding love and generosity in Romania

August 29, 2017 0
By Kim Latham What do you do when you have no savings, are flat broke and starting a new job and you get a call to go to Romania for a month to give a series of seminars for the Lord? You say yes, of course! Total Member Involvement (TMI), [ . . . ]

All roses, no thorns: One woman’s ministry of cheer

August 1, 2017 0
Visits with Trish Alden often have a familiar beginning. When she hands people a rose bouquet, they plunge their faces into the palette of colors and fragrances. They inhale and emerge with a satisfied, “Ahhhhhh.” There’s a reason that Alden, 80, is often called “The Rose Lady.” Each year, she [ . . . ]

No generation gap in the Montrose United Methodist Church

July 6, 2017 0
By Deidra Manary The Montrose United Methodist Church (MUMC) has a multigenerational appeal, best demonstrated by families whose oldest and youngest members attend side by side. Several MUMC families represent three generations of members. Among these are Marva, Marsha and Maddy Pittman, three women who have given many volunteer hours [ . . . ]
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