Labyrinth Dedication

Two days ago, on a beautiful sunny 80 degree afternoon, the outdoor labyrinth at the Naples United Church of Christ was dedicated in a simple but moving service. In keeping with the intentionally public always welcoming placement of this new labyrinth the service was open to all and concluded with an invitation to linger and walk. So What? The Rev. Dr. Lauren Artress, founder of Veriditas and the world's foremost expert on the labyrinth, was present to lead an all day workshop prior to the Read More …

The Wisdom of the Labyrinth

Naples United Church of Christ, one of the congregations I serve, recently added a public labyrinth to its campus.  This new labyrinth will be formally dedicated at a public ceremony this Saturday, April 5 at 4:00 p.m. Prior to that event, Lauren Artress will lead a 6-hour workshop: The Wisdom of the Labyrinth.  Registration ($60 today or $75 thereafter) can be completed online.  To learn more about the workshop and labyrinth, check out Kelly Farrell's recent Naples Daily News Read More …

Adult Enrichment – 2014

Earlier this week, Naples United Church of Christ's third annual adult enrichment booklet was published. I invite you to check it out below.  If you happen to find yourself in Southwest Florida, please consider attending one or more of the events.  This year's educational offerings include Diana Butler Bass, Lauren Artress, and Ted Coiné.   So What? The 2014 edition is the third annual adult enrichment publication at Naples UCC. The idea for this format started in 2011 when I Read More …