Music, Ministry and Spirit

2018-07-31T20:01:05-07:00

Music, Ministry & Spirit Video by Rev. William Sewall & Rev. Jan Thomas “Music seems to be the bridge over the gulf between form and the formless.” —Hazrat Inayat Khan Jan's Note: Recently I facilitated a​ Sacred Song Circle​ with ​folks from the CHI community, which CHI alum Rev. ​Bill Sewall​ filmed. Afterwards he asked​ me to

The Golden Chai: A Creative Meditation on Life and Jewish Mysticism

2018-07-08T21:42:16-07:00

The Golden Chai: A Creative Meditation on Life and Jewish Mysticism by Rev. Gina Rose Halpern, D.Min. April 2008 This year CHI 's Mystical Judaism Module coincides with the Jewish festival of Passover commemorating the Jewish liberation from slavery in Egypt. In this time, we are also loosening the dark of winter and coming into

Minister of Arts

2018-07-08T21:42:58-07:00

Minister of Arts by Rev. Donna Belt April 2008 Rev. Donna Belt Although I came to CHI with the intention of becoming a hospice chaplain, I have gradually come to see myself more as a Minister of Arts. My talents are those of a creative pole jumper. I teach others to

Basket of Blessings: An Artistic Exploration of “Interfaith”

2018-08-05T17:18:21-07:00

Basket of Blessings: An Artistic Exploration of "Interfaith" by Rev. Gina Rose Halpern, D.Min. October 2008 Inspired by the great tradition of the world religions' illuminated manuscripts, for several months I have been creating a painting. In each month's painting I explore the symbols of the faith tradition that we are about to