Selected Quotes from Chapter 8LOCATION:
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church Parish Hall
262 Main Street
Norwich, VT 05055
IMPORTANT: If there is a snowstorm and Peg cannot make it to St. Barnabas, please be aware that we still have the Parish Hall to use to sit. If you wish, and can make it safely to the Church, please feel free to enjoy sitting! Peg will send out an announcement if she will not be at the sit.
Every Tuesday 5:30 – 7:00 pm
As you drive into Norwich, the church is on the right, just before Marion Cross Elementary School. It’s a dark grey building with a red door. The Parish Hall is on the right side of the building. There is plenty of parking there.
This group welcomes all level practitioners to join us in sitting and walking meditation. After the meditation, we explore our experience in the supportive environment of the group with guidance from the teacher. The group ends about 6:50 pm to allow for quiet visiting with friends. This group is usually led by Associate Teacher, Peg Meyer.
We have recently begun an in-depth investigation of the Five Hindrances, the mind states that all of us have that hinder our ability to quiet our mind and see clearly. All three sits are following basically the same curriculum, described in detail here
On Tuesday, January 16, we will begin our investigation of the hindrances of Restlessness and Worry, Chapter 7: Restlessness and Worry Chapter 7 Excerpts.
On Tuesday, September 5, Peg led the sit that discussed Jack Kornfield’s article: Truth and Reconciliation Begins With Us from Tricycle Magazine.