Words Along the Way

“And Jesus said to them, ‘What are you discussing with each other while you walk along?'”

Luke 24:17

A Few Possibilities (for Reading – Doing – Sharing) …

Book Study Goes On – Line!

“When God closes a door, God opens a [Zoom] window …”?

The conversations continue on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.


Spend time in contemplation …

“Walk” a virtual labyrinth (about 20 minutes)

Daily meditations from the Center for Contemplation and Action

Daily devotions for October from These Days

We Wonder contemplative podcast for children (and adults)

figures on a sailboat in prayer near a cross on a bluff
Take time to pray …

PC(USA) Mission Yearbook (new reading daily)

World in Prayer (updated weekly on Thursdays with global prayer concerns)

Meditate on scripture …

Explore books and themes by video at The Bible Project

Guided lectio divina on the weekly gospel text from the American Bible Society

Reading plans at Bible Gateway

[or think about checking out the not-that-early Present Word class’s weekly text – notes usually post Wednesday]

groceries on front porch
Serve others …

Presbyterian Mission Agency’s live doc of COVID-19 needs and initiatives

Virtual Shop-a-Lot! to help out Harrison County Community Services

playground ship
Explore with Children …

d365, daily devotions for school-goers

Worshiping with Children – ideas based on the weekly lectionary scriptures

The Brave Artists’ Club – self-paced course, currently being offered free

A cartoonist’s guide to the Bible (for readers; maybe even grown-ups)


Images (from top): Logo by Font Awesome Free 5.4.1 by @fontawesome – https://fontawesome.com / CC BY; Cover Paradisets naturreservat, Huddinge by Holger.Ellgaard / CC BY-SA; cover of The Hate U Give on red background; Church of Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Remy Rochefort, by I, Luca Galuzzi / CC BY-SA; “La Prière” by Alexandre Séon, Public domain; a Bible showing Psalm 23, public domain; Groceries delivered by University of Cincinnati volunteers; ship in a hotel playground, public domain