The Minneapolis Star Tribune recently published articles exploring the decline of church attendance. They suggest that key to this slow withering is the church’s lack of relevance in today’s world. While I don’t disagree, I believe the answers are more complex than that.
This is a space that is dedicated to water conservation, the precious elixir of life without which our earthly existence would cease to be.
This is a space dedicated to community …
The community of volunteers who conceived the idea and created it
The community of Unity of the Valley which is committed to preserving not only this rain garden but to the conservation of Mother Earth
This is a space dedicated to reminding us of the wonder of God’s creation for which we are responsible.
Many thanks to the Ishaya teachers of Ascension Meditation for the engaging and meaningful gift! A beautifully framed copy of an original painting by Ishaya teacher Anamaya of Norway now adorns the hallway between the foyer and sanctuary.
View it thoughtfully, taking in the forms of travelers steadily moving upward, the undulating shapes and rich colors. Allow The Invitation to speak to you.