Category Archives: Summer Growth Journey 2021

Our Relationship With Nature (Day 6)

June 04, 2021, By: Crossroads Church

Starter Prayer: Holy God, if life is an adventure in re-learning to pray, I’m all in. Show me great and wonderful things I do not know. Amen Focus Word: Imagination Scripture Reading: Psalm 96; Jeremiah 33:3 Optional Read-along: Water, Wind, Earth and Fire pp. 10b-13 (Introduction section: Cultivating our Relationship to Nature.) Spiritual Direction: Nature […]

Diverse Spirituality (Day 5)

June 04, 2021, By: Crossroads Church

Starter Prayer: God of all things, keep me on my toes. Give me an open and courageous spirit to learn fresh wisdom from a variety of loving people– those living on earth today and those who lived before me. Thank you for the community of saints and my place in Christ’s family. Amen Focus Word: […]

Pray with Nature (Day 4)

June 04, 2021, By: Crossroads Church

Starter Prayer: God of Creation, help me be present to your gifts in nature; and set me on a new path of spiritual growth where I can enjoy myself in your presence. Focus Phrase: Pray with Nature Scripture Reading: Psalm 1:1-3; Matthew 11:28-29 Optional Read-along: Water, Wind, Earth and Fire pp. 7b-8 (Introduction section: Invitation […]

Four Directions (Day 3)

June 04, 2021, By: Crossroads Church

Starter Prayer: I arise today through the strength of heaven; Light of the sun, splendor of fire, speed of lightning, swiftness of the wind, depth of the sea, stability of the earth, firmness of the rock. —St. Patrick Focus Phrase: Four Directions Scripture Reading: Psalm 16:5-11 Optional Read-along: Water, Wind, Earth and Fire pp. 5b-7a […]

Four Elements (Day 2)

June 04, 2021, By: Crossroads Church

Starter Prayer: I arise today through the strength of heaven; Light of the sun, splendor of fire, speed of lightning, swiftness of the wind, depth of the sea, stability of the earth, firmness of the rock. —St. Patrick Focus Phrase: Strength of heaven Scripture Reading: Psalm 65 Optional Read-along: Water, Wind, Earth and Fire pp. […]

Nature Speaks (Day 1)

June 04, 2021, By: Crossroads Church

Starter Prayer: God of Creation, give me eyes to see and ears to hear you connecting with me in nature. Teach me how to walk in Jesus’s way of spiritual growth and vitality. Focus Phrase: God Speaks Through Nature Today’s Scripture Reading: Psalm 65; Matthew 11:28-29 Today’s Optional Read-along: Water, Wind, Earth and Fire pp. […]