LIFE Group Hub

Relationship with God

Below are different group practices that help foster our relationships with God. You can use these to guide your group through a process of designing your own unique rhythm. Feel free to choose from these or devise your own. Comment on particular resources so we know what has worked for you and what didn’t. Have another idea? Add a comment to the Leader’s Input area.

 

Sacred Rhythms – Book

Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation by Ruth Hayley Barton emphasizes the monastic tradition of creating a rule of life that helps one integrate spiritual disciplines. This book takes you more deeply into understanding seven key disciplines...

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The Cultivated Life – Book

The Cultivated Life: From Ceaseless Striving to Receiving Joy by Susan Phillips explores the metaphors of circus and garden and how they relate to cultivating organic spiritual growth through prayer, Scripture, and spiritual friendships. LB = Available in CPC...

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Scripture

There are many way to interact with Scripture in a group setting. Feel free to ask the pastoral staff for resources to help facilitate a Bible Study or for contemplative approaches to Scripture such as Lectio Divina. Our church library also has many helpful...

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Life Reflections

Spend some time sharing what you have sensed God doing or saying to you in your life. Knowing there will be a time in the month when you are invited to share will help you be open to God’s presence in your life. Start by opening in prayer and acknowledging God’s...

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