The School of the Spirit Ministry serves all those who wish to be more faithful listeners and responders to the work of the Inward Teacher. The ministry is grounded in prayer and offers programs rooted in the Quaker contemplative tradition of the living silence. Read our Call & Core Characteristics.
The place of prayer is a precious habitation … I saw this habitation to be safe, to be inwardly quiet, when there was great stirrings and commotions in the world. – John Woolman (1770)
Upcoming events . . .
We invite you to join us for worship every Monday at 1:00 PM Eastern Time by Zoom:
On December 11-12, we will be having an e-Retreat. Please click here to learn more about it and to register.
Prayers for . . .
>Everyone involved in Participating in God’s Power as it continues electronically with care and courage-filled faithfulness.
>The Board as they work to develop a new program, Faithful Meetings.
Check out . . .
Peter Laughter’s TED talk on Radical Empathy.
The School of the Spirit’s concern is with preparation for ministry through a deepening personal awareness of the inward presence of Spirit. It is crucially important to encourage the growth of this kind of ministry. If you want hope in the Religious Society of Friends, you will find it here – John Punshon