Life is busy and getting busier.  Spirituality for a Busy World is designed for busy people like you. During the year we offer four, short, two-hour programs that address current spiritual topics using a combination of relevant information and time for reflection.

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022

10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration | 14115 Hillcrest Road, Dallas, TX 75254

Poetry, through its artful use of sound and sense, is able to communicate to the emotions as well as to the intellect and so connect with both the heart and head. Join us for an exploration of the ways in which poems embody spiritual truths and become vessels for deep growth and healing. Through close-readings of poems that strongly “incarnate insight” (in the words of poet and priest Malcolm Guite) and guided writing exercises, we will work to see what poems can teach us about our common call to witness and social action.

THE REV. DR. TRAVIS HELMS

The Rev. Dr. Travis Helms is Campus Missioner at the Episcopal Student Center on the University of Texas Campus. He is also Founder + Curator of LOGOS Poetry Collective, a liturgically-inflected reading series centered on “evoking transcendence through poetry, ritual, and conversation.” His first book, Blowing Clover, Falling Rain: A Theological Commentary on the Poetic Canon of the American Religion, was recently published by Wipf & Stock.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2022

10:00 am – 12:00 pm
ZOOM

What are the traditions of Benedictine spirituality and its Way of Life? What spiritual gifts might they offer to those of us living outside a monastery?

SR. KIMBERLY PROHASKA, OSB

Sr. Kimberly Prohaska, OSB, is the thirteenth Prioress of St. Scholastica Monastery in Fort Smith, Arkansas. In 1990, after a career in business, Sr. Kimberly felt called to join the Order of St. Benedict. She has served in parish ministries, campus ministry at the University of Arkansas/Fort Smith, diocesan ministries, retreat leadership, and various roles in her monastery.

 

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