Stay Inspired

Westminster offers several opportunities for conversation, study, devotions, and music. We hope you "stay inspired" during this time.

(Zoom Links can be found under the Members page.)

 

Bible Study: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:00pm on Zoom. Study focus: Mark's Gospel. Facilitated by Rob

 

Morning & Evening  Devotions - Facebook

 

 

 Walking in Wonder

Summer Book Group - Sponsored by Spiritual Life Commission, "Walking in Wonder" by John O'Donohue via Zoom,  August 24th  7:00-8:00pm    

 

Rob's Book List - 
  • Ken Wilber, The Religion of Tomorrow: A Vision for the Future of The Great Traditions
  • C.S. Lewis, The Screwtape Letters
  • Rupert Shldrake, Matthew Fox, The Physics of Angels: Exploring the Realm Where Science and Spirit Meet
  • Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, Helen Tworkov In Love with the World: A Monk's Journey Through the Bardos of Living and Dying
  • Ibram X. Kendi, How to Be an Antiracist
  • Austin Channing Brown, I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness

 

Bethany's Book List -
  • Barbara Brown Taylor, An Altar in the World
  • Rachel Held Evans, Searching for Sunday
  • Robin Diangelo, White Fragility

 

Jeff's Book List -
  • Doris Kearns Goodwin, Team of Rivals
  • Richard Osmer and Katherine Douglass, Cultivating Teen Faith
  • Frederick Buechner, Son of Laughter

 

What Rob Listens to - podcasts
  • Sparkle Stories – For families, meaningful thoughtful non scary stories with good lessons
  • Unlocking Us – Brene Brown
  • Living on Earth – Public Broadcasting podcast on the environment
  • 20 Minutes with Bronwyn – conversations about our communication habits and advice on how to have true self shine through
  • Revisionist History – Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Confessional - Nadia Bolz Weber

What Jeff Listens to - podcasts
  • Homebrewed Christianity
  • Radiolab
  • FreakonomicsRadio
  • On Being with Krista Tippett
  • In Our Time: History

Wednesday Class via Zoom -   August 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th, 9:30am:  "Future History: How the past offers guidance for what is ahead."

This series in August will consider what guidance history gives us for how we deal with our future. We will consider our nature as human beings, our faith traditions, our society and culture, and our larger world. In each area the past and our historic faith have things to say. Facilitated by Bethany and Ted. 

Film Series: Movie Discussion via Zoom - Every Other Tuesday, 2:30-3:30pm Upcoming: August 18th  - "Groundhog Day",  available on Netflix; discussion facilitated by Jim Arce

 

Videos - Recent Conversations with Rob and Bethany  Recent Interviews  

 

Music - Videos
  
Hymns of Inspiration from Bethany - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkKjj07V8rk&list=PLnZ5zEOEdzoOHZznc1aFfendf_GoMc6Ly
 
RuthE.'s Songs of Prayer and Praise - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNsabRSjNLo&list=PLnZ5zEOEdzoN1fx3BYupMZWMArLgjAEzF
 
Songs for the Whole Family - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6qXfZPtzsM&list=PLnZ5zEOEdzoMs0DAbwHVGXmv_awxbn03-