To help you keep track of the numerous opportunities to plug-in to our online community, here’s a listing of weekly and monthly virtual gatherings and live-streamed spiritual practices. Just click on the linked text and your browser will take you to that page or application.  More descriptions below.

Monday

  • 9 a.m.  Hyde Park UMC Video Devotion (Website)
  • 12:15 p.m. Virtual Meditation  (Facebook)
  • 1 p.m. Contemplative Practice Group with Mary (Zoom | Email for password)
  • 5 p.m. Joy Group (Zoom | Email for password)

Tuesday

  • 7:30 a.m. Morning Joe with Justin (Zoom | Email for password)
  • 9 a.m. Hyde Park UMC Video Devotion (Website)
  • 12:15 p.m. Virtual Meditation  (Facebook)
  • 1 p.m. Meditation Talk Back Group with Mary (Zoom | Email for password)
  • 7:45 p.m. Nov. 10 | Virtual Taize Music Meditation (Facebook)

Wednesday

  • 9 a.m. Hyde Park UMC Video Devotion (Website)
  • 12:15 p.m. Virtual Meditation  (Facebook)
  • 7 p.m. Virtual The Portico Women’s Life GroupEmail for password)

Thursday

  • 9 a.m. Hyde Park UMC Video Devotion (Website)
  • 12:15 p.m. Virtual Meditation  (Facebook)

Friday

  • 9 a.m. Video Devotion with Pastors (Website)

    Saturday

    • 11 a.m. Wayfinding Bible Group (Zoom | Email for password)

    Sunday

    • 8 a.m. Nov. 15 & Dec. 20 Paddle with Purpose (Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park | Facebook for more info)
    • 9:30 a.m. Hyde Park UMC Online Worship (Website) Live-Streamed Worship (Facebook) (YouTube)
    • 10:30 a.m. Every Fourth Sunday | Meditation in the Park (Waterworks Park | Facebook for more info)
    • 11 a.m. Hyde Park UMC Online Worship (Website) Live-Streamed Worship (Facebook) (YouTube)

    Virtual Gatherings and Live-streamed Spiritual Practice Descriptions

    MONDAYS

    Virtual Meditation | Monday – Thursday– Cultivate a practice of meditation/contemplative with others. It will change your life.

    Contemplative Practice Group – Group of seekers reading and discussing contemplative/meditation resources.
    Joy Group – A group that is focused on love and joy. They study and discuss either a book of the Bible or a contemporary book on spirituality.

    TUESDAYS

    Morning Joe – A group of dudes who drink coffee, wrestle with the Bible, and support each other.

    Virtual Meditation | Monday – Thursday– Cultivate a practice of meditation/contemplative with others. It will change your life.
    Meditation Talk Back Group – Meditate together in community meditation and then gather to discuss Richard Rohr’s daily reading from The Center for Action and Contemplation.
    Virtual Taize Music Meditation | Every Second Tuesday – Originating in France, the Taize experience consists of short, simple phrases–sung over and over–to create a meditative experience to connect with the Divine and each other.

    WEDNESDAYS

    Virtual Meditation | Monday – Thursday– Cultivate a practice of meditation/contemplative with others. It will change your life.

    The Portico Women’s Life Group (bi-weekly) – Connect with open-minded women of The Portico. Read scripture. Pray and meditate.

     THURSDAYS

    Virtual Meditation | Monday – Thursday– Cultivate a practice of meditation/contemplative with others. It will change your life.

    Burnt Offerings Cigar Group | Periodic – Come for rich conversation, good cigars and/or a nice beverage. These burnt offerings are a pleasing aroma to the Divine in our world. All are welcome.

    FRIDAYS

    Virtual Open Mic Night | Periodic – Acoustic musicians, poets and performers are welcome to perform and collaborate in a family friendly environment.

    SUNDAYS

    Hyde Park UMC Worship – Connect with God and others from both Hyde Park locations online.

    Paddle with Purpose – Paddle with Purpose is a gathering on the water that cultivates community, connection, and conversation. We are a group of people seeking deeper spiritual community together.

    Meditation in the Park – Join this intimate gathering of friends and neighbors who seek to practice silence and have brief discussion afterward.