Moving with Spirit

Sunday, January 6, 2019 - 10:00

Friends' worship has been characterized as a listening for the still, small voice.  Quaker practice is a preparation to attend to this quiet call, which seems to emerge from the interior in a gathered body of expectantly waiting Friends.  Typically, Friends have together waited on Spirit in a seated position.  Might there be other ways to wait expectantly?

In some of our experiences with movement we have felt the promptings of Spirit.  We would  consider Spirit-led movement; ways of creating conditions receptive to the movement of Spirit--possibly beginning with a warm-up activity, possibly accompanied by music.  Sessions last between 30 - 45 minutes, held before Meeting for Worship.  

Jane Alexandre, Tom Goodridge

Jane Alexandre is a dance artist/scholar whose current practice concerns center around community, obligation and belonging.  Tom Goodridge attempts to worship through movement.

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