“It’s very, very simple. You sit, either in a chair or on a prayer stool or mat, and allow your heart to open toward that invisible but always present Origin of all that exists.” ― Cynthia Bourgeault,
Welcome to Berean's Meditation & Prayer Room
Life is fast. Life is stressful. Life is complicated. Join us at Berean's Meditation & Prayer Room for a few minutes of peace. Each week a member of Berean will share a brief 3-5 minutes video sharing their prayer/meditation practice. If you have a prayer request, please fill out the form below. Your spiritual health and well-being matters to us.
April 28, 2022
Donna Landry returns this weeks with a reflection of her own creation that she has entitled 'Awakening to a New and Resurrected Life. We hope you enjoy.
March 20, 2022
Pastor Darin reflects on the words of Jesus from Luke 12, do NOT keep seeking.' He also shares a quote from Thomas Merton and a quote both from the book Rest in the Storm by Kirk Byron Jones. Our prayer, 'do NOT keep seeking,' is a reminder that stillness, rest, and self-care are just as important as the work we do and the things we accomplish. There is form below the video if you have any prayer requests Be sure to scroll down to watch other prayer and meditation videos by the Pastor Darin and other members of Berean Baptist Church
March 14, 2022
April Beth leads us in a meditation from the Prophet Ezekiel that focuses on renewal and revival We hope you enjoy and remind you that if you scroll down you can share your prayer concerns, answered prayer celebrations or even feedback if you have question or wish to thank or encourage those who are creating these video meditations
Today Pastor Darin shares a reading from the book Julian of Norwich: Wisdom in a Time of Pandemic and Beyond, along with the body prayer of Julian. Julian leads us to experience of God in darkness.
Tuesday February 15th, 2022
Today we will be lead in contemplation by Berean member April Beth Pearce who lives in Iowa. She is going to share with us her practice of praying a Psalm and then creating our own Psalm.
Tuesday February 8th, 2022
We begin with Berean member Donna Landry sharing with us about her mindfulness practice. She will share from the writing of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hahn, an introduction to mindfulness by Heidi E. Spear, lead us in a few moments of breathing, and close with a prayer. We hope you find this to be a helpful and hopeful resource in the days ahead.