Resources on Parker J. Palmer

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Heavenly Father, Heavenly Mother Element of Worship by Parker J. Palmer https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/07/lords-prayer-father-mother.html Element of Worship by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Prayer , Lord's Prayer , Peace , Provision Source: Re-Worship A contemporary version of the Lord’s Prayer written by Parker J. Palmer, who names God as both father and mother and emphasizes our longing for God's peace and provision. Loaves and Fishes Are Not Dead Sermon Illustration by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/loaves-and-fishes-are-not-dead/ Sermon Illustration by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Goodness , Miracles , Time , Community Source: On Being Parker J. Palmer shares a story of travel gone bad and the catalyst for generosity, sharing, and making good on circumstances beyond one's control. Bringing Christmas Back Down to Earth Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/bringing-christmas-back-down-to-earth/ Article by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Christmas , Love , Truthfulness , Truth Source: On Being This article by Parker J. Palmer is about returning the love to the marginalized in the Christmas season. This vision for a holiday celebration that does real and practical good for those around us. The Clarity and Truth in Winter's Scarcity Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/parker-palmer-the-clarity-and-truth-in-winters-scarcity/ Article by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Marginalization , Truth , Calling , Poetry Source: On Being An article by Parker J. Palmer on stripping away the clutter of life to live more deeply, inspired by a Mary Oliver poem on the clarity that comes from winter’s sparseness. Holding Tension in Community Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/holding-tension-in-community Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Church , Unity , Community , Love Source: The Work of the People Is your church a safe place to hold tensions? A video featuring Parker Palmer on diversity and invisible difference, honest dialogue, and holding tension in the community. The Alchemy of Anger Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/the-alchemy-of-anger/ Article by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Kindness , Anger , Persons , Humanism Source: On Being Anger is something many people try to deny. Rather than quelling it, Parker J. Palmer asks what if we were to use it as an animating force for personal transformation and social change? Notes from a Week in the Winter Woods Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/notes-from-a-week-in-the-winter-woods/ Article by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Solitude , Darkness , Thomas Merton , Silence Source: On Being On a retreat, Parker Palmer strings together pearls of contemplation on silence and solitude. With the help of Merton and Rumi, he finds the catharsis of being forced to reckon with one's angels and demons. Wheeling Through Space on Planet Earth Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/wheeling-through-space-on-planet-earth/ Article by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Earth , Resurrection , Change , Spirit Source: On Being This article introduces a poem by Parker Palmer titled "Grand Canyon." Drawing on the imagery of the rising earth, this poem reflects on the resurrection of one's life as the Spirit penetrates the inner being. In Quiet Places, We Face the Questions That Can Make or Unmake Us Poetry by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/parker-palmer-in-quiet-places-we-face-the-questions-that-can-make-or-unmake-us/ Poetry by Parker J. Palmer Topics: EXPERIENCE , Life , Nature Source: On Being Parker Palmer with a poem from David Whyte on escaping the noise of the world, and listening instead to “questions that can make or unmake a life.” Breathe In My Life, Breathe Out My Gratitude Article by Parker J. Palmer https://onbeing.org/blog/breathe-in-my-life-breathe-out-my-gratitude/ Article by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Gratitude , Generosity , Time , Poetry Source: On Being Parker Palmer uses a Wendell Berry poem to demonstrate how generosity and gratitude don't require extraordinary means, just the gift of time and attention. Sermon Quotes on Weakness Sermon Illustration by John Calvin https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-weakness/ Sermon Illustration by John Calvin Topics: Weakness , Life , Power , Shame Source: The Pastor's Workshop These sermon quotes on weakness by John Calvin, Shusako Endo, Parker J. Palmer, teach that we must embrace our weaknesses in order to draw on God’s power. The resource includes an image of a daisy. The Wrong Kind of Knowledge Sermon Illustration by Parker J. Palmer http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2007/december/8122407.html Sermon Illustration by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Control , Knowledge , Fall , Adam Source: Preaching Today Parker J. Palmer looks at Genesis 3 and describes the kind of knowledge that leads to death. Adam and Eve were driven from the Garden because they reached for a knowledge that distrusted and excluded God. Full Text Hymns on Parker J. Palmer Above the Clear Blue SkyPD
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Sermon Quotes on Brokenness Book Quote by Brian Stevenson https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-on-brokenness/ Book Quote by Brian Stevenson Topics: Compassion , Heart , Healing , Incarnation Source: The Pastor's Workshop Numerous quotes on brokenness, acknowledging that brokenness is characteristic of being human, and healing the broken heart is characteristic of God. Sermon Quotes on Truth Sermon Illustration by Augustine of Hippo https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-truth/ Sermon Illustration by Augustine of Hippo Topics: Sermon , Truth , Religion Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of quotes about truth features the work of Augustine, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, N.T. Wright, Oscar Wilde, Mark Twain, Timothy Keller, Lesslie Newbigin, G.K. Chesterton, Miguel de Cervantes, Galileo Galilei, and many more. America, Hospitality, and Salvation Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/america-hospitality-and-salvation Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Hospitality , Cultures , Justice , Separation of Church and State Source: The Work of the People In this video, Parker Palmer denounces the idea that America is a Christian nation, turning to the goodness of its pluralism, particularly to the practice of hospitality in many religions. Finding a Third Space Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/finding-a-third-space Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Community , Church , Relationship , Conflict Source: The Work of the People In this video, Parker Palmer talks about the church's role in creating a space for honset speech, suggesting the church must remember the importance of being in right relationship over being right. (Length: 08:05) Safe Space for the Soul Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/safe-space-for-the-soul Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Soul , Community , Trust Source: The Work of the People In this video, Parker Palmer reflects on his Quaker experience, and speaks on creating space for the soul to speak. (Length: 08:50) Welcome the Stranger Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/welcome-the-stranger Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Hospitality , Jesus , Lord’s Supper , Video Source: The Work of the People In this video, Parker Palmer looks at the story of Abraham and the story of Jesus on the road to Emmaus and points out the special role the stranger has in the Scripture. Man's Vocational Path Altered by Accountability Sermon Illustration by Parker J. Palmer http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/august/1080408.html Sermon Illustration by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Calling/Vocation , Arrogance , Pride , Discernment Source: Preaching Today In this sermon illustration, Parker Palmer relates how a group of friends helped him see that his proposed vocational change was primarily motivated by ego. Let Your Life Speak Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer https://www.theworkofthepeople.com/let-your-life-speak Audio/Video by Parker J. Palmer Topics: Calling/Vocation , Daily Living , Discernment Source: The Work of the People "Listen to your life. Find out what your own heart is yearning for." In this video, Parker Palmer shares how the Quaker principle of "letting your life speak" can lead us in discernment.

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