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Journey Groups

Journey Groups are currently meeting online. Register for a Journey Group.

Journey Groups are small monthly gatherings of 5-10 people. They can become a moving and meaningful way to connect with other members and with yourself, and a motivating way to strengthen your own clarity and commitment on your own spiritual path.

Led by a facilitator, who is also a member, Journey Groups explore a monthly theme using the format of respectful listening. This small group ministry approach is an opportunity to go deeper into the same theme being explored in weekly sermons during the month. In our Journey Groups, we find the all too rare opportunity to slow down, hear ourselves think, and appreciate many spiritual journeys.

Each month we publish New Horizons, a package of readings and recommended exercises about the monthly theme. Journey Group participants use this package to prompt their own explorations and come to their group ready to share their experience of the theme and listen to what is shared by others. In this deep listening format, there is no cross talk, no advising, no debate. We benefit from the opportunity to articulate our own thoughts and witness someone else’s.

Please read the Journey Group Participant’s Guide and Covenant.

Notes for recently Monthly Themes are available in PDF format.

New Horizons for This Year (2020/2021)

MonthTopic
August 2021
July 2021Play
June 2021Time
May 2021Truth and Lies
April 2021Acceptance
March 2021Patience
February 2021Grace
January 2021The Body
December 2020Presence
November 2020Character
October 2020Home
September 2020Purpose

New Horizons for Last Year (2019/2020)

MonthTopic
August 2020Courage
July 2020Connection
June 2020Kindness
May 2020Resilience
April 2020Living in the Moment
March 2020Change
February 2020Radical Inclusion
January 2020Broken and Whole
December 2019Celebration
November 2019Enough
October 2019Belonging

Archive of New Horizons