Giving as Prayer

GIVING AS PRAYER What we do with our money and time indicates who we are and what we love. If we believe that all creatures matter, our gifts will reflect that. As David Steindl-Rast, a Benedictine monk and author, says, “Abundance is not measured by what flows in, but by what flows over.” Generosity is prayer in action. Giving to another is a powerful thing. It creates relationships and extends our values into the world. This notion of generosity challenges our culture&rsqu...

lectio divina

One of the most central and ancient practices of Christian prayer is Praying the Scriptures (lectio divina, or divine reading). In lectio divina, we begin by reading a few verses of the Bible. We r... read more

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