For Everything a Season: 75 Blessings for Life’s Milestones by The Nilsen Family
“Our hope and prayer is that this tool will help you discover the profound joy and hope in this God who can bring calm in the midst of chaos, turn our mourning into dancing, and transform our everyday interactions in time and place into holy moments of timeless grace.” – Mary Nilsen
The 3rd edition (2014) of For Everything a Season is a compilation of 75 blessings for life’s milestones that help deepen and make sacred ordinary and out of the ordinary life moments. It offers three simple blessings for the seasons of the day; thirteen for the seasons of the year (holidays we celebrate from New Year’s Eve to Thanksgiving); twenty-five blessings for seasons of our lives–event such as getting a driver’s license, leaving home, getting a pet; seventeen blessings for seasons of our relationships; eleven for seasons of the Christian life; and six for the seasons of the church year.
Each ritual has a welcome, prayer, time for reflection, suggested ritual action such as lighting a candle or passing a blessing cup, and a closing blessing. They can be done by families or other groups or by someone alone.These accessible blessings help to transform ordinary moments in time and space into holy moments of timeless grace.
Available in paperback. See Table of Contents below.
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