This Week in Spiritual Life

This Week in Spiritual Life

Everyone is welcome at all Spiritual Life activities wherever you are on your spiritual journey.

Week of February 23, 2015

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Eat Pray Fun — Monday, 5:00-7:00 PM – Location: Spiritual Life House, which is the green house on Manchester Street near the Stop and Go. – This week: Burgers and Board Games

Memorial Service for Dr. Sarah Hendrix — Tuesday, doors open at 9:00 AM; service begins at 9:30— Join our campus community as we share tributes and memories.

Chapel Music Rehearsal – Tuesday, 12:30 PM in the chapel – If you are interesting in singing and/or playing an instrument for the weekly Chapel Services, email alexandra.estes@unionky.edu or just show up for rehearsal.

Rev's Ugly Mug – Wednesday, 3:00-4:30 PM – Join us at the new coffee shop in town, the Ugly Mug, for a free drink and conversation about current events from a spiritual perspective. – For those who need transportation, a van will leave from the Student Center at 3:00 and will be back on campus by 4:30. – This week's topic: Spirituality and Humor

Chapel Service — Thursday, 9:30 AM – The First Week of Lent – Times of Darkness


Spiritual Life Book Club — Thursdays, 4:30-6:00 PM, Spiritual Life House — Starts this week! – We are reading Soul Pancake. Finger foods and drinks will be provided. – This book is different. It's a collection of thought-provoking sayings and questions designed to spur conversation. – We are not so much reading a book together as we are talking together about things the book brings up. – The book club where you don't actually have to read a book. – Last week's conversation: What drains your soul? What recharges it? What is the soul? Does your soul have gender?

Upcoming Events

March 1Christians and Jews – Deepening Unfinished Dialogues with Amy-Jill Levine – Louisville Seminary – A Cooperative Formational Event for Seminary Students and Community Religious Leaders: Encountering the World’s Diversity of Religious Faith and Practice among our American Neighbors. Louisville Seminary is hosting a series of Sunday programs with distinguished visiting faculty to explore ministry in our world of religious difference. http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event – llr=krfqiilab&oeidk... – – Each event is 4:30-8:00 PM and includes a presentation by the visiting scholar, dinner, and discussion. Vegetarian and vegan meal options are available. If you are interested in attending any of these events, let me know. Spiritual Life will cover the $15 registration (which includes dinner) and provide transportation. We will attend the March 1 event and will leave campus around 1:00 PM and return sometime after 11:00 PM.

March 6-13 – Alternative Spring Break Service Trip to Nashville, TN – Look for more info in your email soon.


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