Millsaps, Center for Ministry offer course on prayer

4/1/2009

Learn about or enhance your prayer life by taking part in the Millsaps Enrichment Series class “Taste and See: Exploring Christian Prayer.”

The class will be offered at 9 a.m. April 4 and April 18.

Offered in a mini-retreat setting on two Saturdays, this class invites participants to deepen their connection with God through Christian prayer practices. Class time will include an overview of prayer and opportunities to experience prayer forms incorporating Scripture, journaling, movement (such as walking), and the visual arts. Class members will also receive encouragement and affirmation for the ways that prayer already enriches their spiritual journeys. Participants are asked to bring a Bible and a journal to each session.

Class leaders are the Rev. Sherry Johnson and the Rev. Becky Youngblood of the Center for Ministry.

Cost of the event is $75 and includes lunch each day. To register, contact the Office of Continuing Education at Millsaps College, 601-974-1132.