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January 2018

Labyrinth Prayer Walk

January 10 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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The labyrinth is an ancient, sacred symbol found in many religious traditions throughout the world. Today, modern pilgrims walk the labyrinth as one of many ways to pray and meditate. The winding path into the center and back out again is a metaphor for the journeys of life and faith. Unlike a maze, which has many paths and is a puzzle to solve, the labyrinth is a single path in and a single path out, and is designed to quiet…

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Cathedral Yoga

January 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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ELPC – Sanctuary, 116 South Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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Experience yoga in our beautiful, Gothic Sanctuary! All are welcome. Please bring your own mat. The class is free, but donations are appreciated.

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Mindfulness Meditation

January 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

ELPC – Prayer Room (Room 135), 116 S. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, 15206 United States
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Join us and Susan Spangler as we learn more about Mindfulness Meditation and engage in this ancient prayer form together. We begin with Qi Gong and move into meditation instruction, guided meditations, and practices for supporting mindfulness in everyday life. Mindfulness is the moment-to-moment awareness of our experience with an accepting, non-judgmental, kind attention. In this ongoing practice, we'll explore and deepen our experience of mindfulness. Our weekly time together will include meditation instruction, guided meditations, and practices for supporting mindfulness in everyday…

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Sunday Church School

January 14 @ 9:45 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:45am on Sunday, repeating until June 3, 2018

The ELPC Christian Education (CE) Committee offers Church School classes and events for all ages—from infants to adults. CE is the life-long process of learning and living in relationship to God, our neighbors, and ourselves. All CE classes meet for the Church School hour on Sunday mornings from 9:45–10:45 am, from early September through early June, unless otherwise noted. Through the study of scripture and the practice of prayer, we begin to understand our life experiences as they relate to…

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YAM CE Class: Prayer Time

January 14 @ 9:45 am - 10:45 am
ELPC – Room 224, 116 S. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh,
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Come connect with other young adults for a biblical reflection and some group prayer.  

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Interfaith Panel on the Use of Sound in Faith

January 14 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
ELPC – Social Hall, 116 South Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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Our Christian life—like that of virtually every other faith—is saturated with sound. Bells call us to worship, we sing our praises to God, and are moved by beautiful anthems to the accompaniment of organ, piano, and other instruments. We clap our appreciation, utter aloud prayers and liturgy, and, of course, we listen to sermons, teachers, and the words of others. All of these sounds have an effect upon who we are, as well as what and how we believe. Scientists study the actual physical effects…

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Labyrinth Prayer Walk

January 15 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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The labyrinth is an ancient, sacred symbol found in many religious traditions throughout the world. Today, modern pilgrims walk the labyrinth as one of many ways to pray and meditate. The winding path into the center and back out again is a metaphor for the journeys of life and faith. Unlike a maze, which has many paths and is a puzzle to solve, the labyrinth is a single path in and a single path out, and is designed to quiet…

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Centering Meditation

January 17 @ 9:00 am - 9:20 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

ELPC – Prayer Room (Room 135), 116 S. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, 15206 United States
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Drawn from the ancient Christian contemplative tradition, centering prayer is presented in an updated, accessible four-step method. The Centering Prayer group aims to sit in silence for 20 minutes of prayer, and supports its members in their ongoing practice of this transforming way of being with God. Centering Prayer is a relationship with God and a discipline to foster that relationship. This method of prayer is a movement beyond conversation with Christ to communion with Christ. Attendance every week is…

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Labyrinth Prayer Walk

January 17 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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The labyrinth is an ancient, sacred symbol found in many religious traditions throughout the world. Today, modern pilgrims walk the labyrinth as one of many ways to pray and meditate. The winding path into the center and back out again is a metaphor for the journeys of life and faith. Unlike a maze, which has many paths and is a puzzle to solve, the labyrinth is a single path in and a single path out, and is designed to quiet…

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Cathedral Yoga

January 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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ELPC – Sanctuary, 116 South Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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Experience yoga in our beautiful, Gothic Sanctuary! All are welcome. Please bring your own mat. The class is free, but donations are appreciated.

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