“Touch God through a hug from a friend, hear God in the laughter of a child, breathe in God through the aroma of the salty sea, see God in the wings of a butterfly, taste God in the texture of bread. Simple experiential exercises and activities inspire participants to reflect on God, life, biblical passages, and themselves.”
Small group, existing or one-off. Can be used in a retreat. Fifth session is held in context of meal.
Styles of Learning
Number of sessions
Length of sessions
75 – 105 minutes
This series of five studies sets out to explore the ways we experience God through our senses. Drawing on some of the great traditions of the faith, the studies lead us through an intriguing array of experiences and group discussions. These studies promise to expand ways in which we encounter God and invite the participant to heighten their awareness of God’s presence in all aspects of their life.
Where to purchase
$9 ($8 each for 10 or more)
Specific leadership requirements
Country of origin
Available in languages other than English
Outlines five sessions for group study
Leader notes list materials needed for whole program
Flexibility allows group to tailor program to suit needs of participants
Uniting Church Congregations using A Sensual Faith