The Threshold

A Christian Community of Transformation


Selected Readings and Prayers

You Know My Sould
–from Dialogues with Silence: Prayers & Drawings by Thomas Merton, edited by Jonathan Montaldo

Endings Become Beginnings
–from Living the Wisdom of the Tao Living the Wisdom of the Tao by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

Forgiving Ourselves
–Kent Nerburn

From the service on June 24, 2012
Listening to your Life
–Frederick Buechner

From the service on June 17, 2012
Time as a Circle
–from Anam Cara, Spiritual Wisdom from the Celtic World by John O’Donohue

From the service on May 27, 2012
Healing Through the Generations
–Thich Nhat Hanh

From the service on April 29, 2012
–Jean Shinoda Bolen, The Goddesses in Older Women

From the service on Easter Sunday April 8, 2012
Triumphant Joy
–Sister Wendy

From the service on March 11, 2012
–Sue Bender

From the service on February 26, 2012
We are Children of the Earth 
–John O’Donohue

From the service on February 19, 2012
Prospective Immigrants Please Note
–by Adrienne Rich

From the service on January 29, 2012
About Forgiveness
–by Mark Nepo

From the service on January 15, 2012
Coming Home
Betsy Caprio and Thomas M. Hedberg, “A Map for the Journey,” in Coming Home, A Handbook for Exploring the Sanctuary Within

From the service on January 1, 2012
Frederick Buechner, Wishful Thinking, A Theological ABC

New Year’s Blessing Prayer for Clocks and Calendars
January 1, 2012 (2)
Edward Hays, Prayers for the Domestic Church, A Handbook for Worship in the Home

From the service on December 18, 2011
Love of Enemies in South Africa
Story first told by Stanley Green, CEO of Mennonite Mission Network, and published in the Spring 2000 issue of Missions NOW

From the service on December 11, 2011
The Art Spirit
Selection from “The Art Spirit” by Robert Henri

From the service on December 4, 2011
Patient Trust 
–Pierre Teilhard de Chardin SJ
Hearts on Fire, Praying with Jesuits, collected and edited by Michael Harter SJ