In August of 2016, parishioners gathered over a three-week period to make connections between the spiritual life and simplicity.  The questions that guided these sessions was: “What does it mean for me to seek first the Kingdom of God?  What gets in the way?  What supports that quest?  The readings, writing prompts and exercises, and resources used in this course are posted for further reflection.

The Grace of Contentment – Alquist
The Small, Happy Life – Brooks
The Discipline of Simplicity – Foster
The Spirituality of Everyday Life – Andrews
A Helpful Guide to Becoming Unbusy – Becker
The Simplicity Tree Exercise
Busyness Writing Prompt
Simplicity and the Body Writing Prompt
Resource Sheet