Beginning tomorrow, Lifelong Learning at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary will offer a series of sessions devoted to spiritual practices for individuals who are feeling anxious, particularly during the current national and global economic crisis. The six-week series of experiential sessions will offer instruction in a variety of spiritual practices with the aim of helping participants find a sense of peace within. One-hour classes, held two times each Tuesday between March 24 and April 28, will take place on the Seminary campus free of charge.
Spiritual directors and instructors from the Louisville area will lead each session, which will be held in Schlegel Hall, Room 123, Tuesdays, 10–11 a.m., or 12.30–1.30 p.m. A link to the Louisville area map and the campus map will help participants find the location. Louisville Seminary maps.
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March 24 - Breathing Deeply
There is more to breathing than filling your lungs with oxygen! The way you breathe can enrich your life.
Shelli Carpenter, Eternal Health Yoga, Louisville, Ky., and Laura Spaulding, Yoga East, Louisville, Ky.
March 31 - Prayer and Meditation
Prayer and meditation can be a channel to a source of calm and peace. When you’re under stress, remember to pray and meditate. Both practices can help you to remain calm.
Dr. Carol Webb, The Spiritual Life, Louisville Seminary
April 7 - Spirituality and Finance
Wealth vs. richness in our daily lives…..some basic concepts from the free class coming in May.
Dr. Carol Webb, The Spiritual Life, Louisville Seminary, and Sohrab Felfeli, MBA, Capital Framework
April 14 - Music for the Soul
Vibrations connect to our innermost being and have the ability to calm and heal our souls.
Angela Smith-Peeples, Louisville Seminary
April 21 - Noticings of the Divine
Opening ourselves to Divine gifts and wisdom can help us thrive, not just survive.
Rev. Jen Staub, Interplay, Louisville, Ky.
April 28 - Discernment
The art of finding the call of the Divine in daily life.
Rev. Rebecca Smith-Ritchey, Spiritual Director, Louisville, Ky.
World-Wide Labyrinth Day
Saturday, May 2, 1 p.m.
Come and walk our huge outdoor Labyrinth. People all over the world will be walking a Labyrinth at the same time! Bring a pot-luck dish to share with others and celebrate the richness of the Spiritual Life!
May 9-30 Spirituality and Finance Class, FREE, Saturdays, 9 a.m.–noon
April 22-May 27 Spring Bible Study, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.–noon
October 26-30 Labyrinth Conference and Hands-On Creation
Sacred Dance Workshop Fall 2009
For more information, contact Dr. Carol Webb, Program Director, Lifelong Learning, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 502.992.5429.