All along our life journey God calls us into spiritual and intellectual growth. In search of that growth, the Mayflower community engages in prayer, meditation, study, education, and discussion on a wide range of topics in classes, lectures, and ongoing Learning Communities. Newcomers are always welcome!
September–May, when there are two services, learning communities meet at 9:45 am. June–August, where there is one service, learning communities meet at 8:45 am
9:00 am via Zoom Our learning community concentrates on theology books (both Christian and non-Christian) written at a layperson’s level. We read each chosen book in small bites, in advance of weekly discussions. The process of sharing our responses to the text yields not only a learning experience but also community, fellowship, and new connections for our faith journeys. Mid-book newcomers are just fine! Contact Bob Power.
9:45 am, Room 211 Women’s Spirituality provides space for deep engagement with other women. They celebrate the festivals of the Wheel of the Year and explore the feminine face of God. They regularly read from “Pocketful of Miracles,” check in regarding a spiritual question and meditate together. Depending on the current status of COVID, in-person and/or Zoom meetings are available. Contact Connie Ford at email@example.com.
9:45 am, Room 208 Rediscovering the Bible has been promoting Bible literacy at Mayflower for the past nine years. We believe that such knowledge gives us a better sense of our prophetic justice roots, and that it also helps us counteract the misuse of the Bible by those who wield it as a political weapon. We study one book at a time with the help of a commentary. This fall we are studying Paul’s letter to the Romans. Our discussions are typically lively and informative. No prior knowledge oof the Bible is necessary, all are welcome. Contact Jeff Richards.
Mondays at 6:30 pm via Zoom Do you like to sit in silent prayer or meditation with others? Come and join others in doing Centering Prayer at Mayflower. We’ll begin with some Psalms for praying, sit for 20 minutes in silence and close with the Lord’s Prayer. RSVP to Cate Calkins to receive the Zoom invite.
We knit and crochet prayer shawls to be blessed in the worship service and given to members of the church community in times such as birth, graduation, or illness. Contact: Barbara Behnke, (651) 454-2314
Meet at 8 am on the first Tuesday of every month at the Richfield VFW, 6715 Lake Shore Drive S. in Richfield. Contact: Jim McConkey
Women of a Certain Age continue to meet in hybrid form using Zoom and in person, third Wednesdays of the month during the program year. Contact: Belle Scott
Young adults meet monthly to read scripture and build community. Contact: Rev. Christian Briones
Rev. Christian Briones (612) 767-1362 firstname.lastname@example.org
106 E Diamond Lake Rd Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 824-0761 email@example.com
Sundays at 8:30 in person & 11 am in person and online
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