Words Along the Way

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

Luke 24:17

Resources for Reading – Doing – Sharing

Book Study – Online!

We are moving our study of Difficult Conversations online;

the conversation continues on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.


For contemplation …

“Walk” a virtual labyrinth (about 20 minutes)

Daily meditations from the Center for Contemplation and Action

Daily devotions for June from These Days

figures on a sailboat in prayer near a cross on a bluff
For prayer …

PC(USA) Mission Yearbook (new reading daily)

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

For studying 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
For service …

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

playground ship
For families …

“Pandemic Hope Devotional” with daily activities and a Handwashing Hymnal (meant to take families through and beyond Easter, but too good not to share even now)

Children’s Spirituality Summit resources for these stay-at-home days

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 Difficult Conversations (detail); 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