links we like
The Geranium Farm is a friendly ministry started by Episcopal priest Barbara Cawthorne Crafton and Forward Day By Day is a ministry of the Episcopal Church. Each site offers virtual community and daily meditations to help start the day with thoughtfulness and care for others.
Catholic priest Richard Rohr publishes Radical Grace, a site that contemplates challenging aspects of Christianity - how it informs radical hospitality and simplicity, how it addresses the challenge of violence and evil in the world, and how the message of Christ offers healing for all.
Arising from an Episcopal perspective, ExploreFaith.org is intended for intelligent seekers of any faith--it's hospitable and affirming of the spiritual journey. It is a calmer site than Beliefnet.com, which is very broad and so packed with pages and ideas it's a little overwhelming.
Centering Prayer is a site full of encouragement and information about centering prayer and lectio divina as taught by Fr. Thomas Keating. You can put Centering Prayer into practice at Emmanuel on Thursdays at 5:15 pm.