Sunday Celebration Service – 11:00am to 12 Noon | Wednesday Wisdom Circle – 10 to Noon
Join us at Center for Spiritual Living Tacoma for an inspirational message from our Minister Reverend Dr. Frances Lorenz and guests. We always have amazing musical performances that will get you in the mood to celebrate life.
December 3, 2017 | “Oh Thou, From Whom the Breath of Life Comes”
Music: Christina Berry
“Oh Thou, From Whom the Breath of Life Comes” is the beginning of an early translation of the Prayer of the Master. Today we explore the depth and beauty of this version, and you may find some real surprises in it! And you will most definitely find some deep wisdom for living a rich and full life today.
December 10, 2017 – “O Birther! Father – Mother of the Cosmos”
Music: Anjali Silva & CSL Choir
In this translation of the Master’s Prayer, which begins with “O Birther! Father – Mother of the Cosmos,” we find a road map for being in relationship with others as well as well as more deep, ancient wisdom applicable to our lives today.
December 17, 2017 | “Our Father, Which Art in Heaven”
Music: Stephan Plummer
Today we will look at the most familiar translation of the Master’s Prayer, but we will look at it in a most unfamiliar way. Come be surprised and delighted at what you experience.
December 24 2017 | “The Gift of Christmas, the Gift of You”
Thus far this month, we have explored three different interpretations of Prayer of the Master and have had some deep and rich experiences. This Christmas Eve morning, we will examine how we can live these opening lines in two versions of the Prayer: “May Your light be experienced in my utmost holiness” and “Focus Your light within us – make it useful.”
December 24, 2017 | “Christmas Around the World”
Christmas Eve Candle Lighting Service 6:30 PM
Music: Peter Kirkland
December 31, 2017 | “Our Personal Prayer “
Music: Steve and Kristi Nebel
Today we move away from the Master’s Prayer to delve into our own personal prayer life. If you ever wanted to know the Top Ten List for creating a robust prayer life, today’s the day you will receive it. Come celebrate New Years’ Eve morning with us as we set the tone for a prayer-filled 2018.
December 31, 2017 –New Year’s Eve
Burning Bowl Service 6:30 PM
Music: Stephan Plummer
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