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Namaste & Dei

2019-02-06T20:05:38+00:00

As a follower of Christ, I have spent much time in study and prayer over my yoga practice.  I have sought the counsel of my pastor, my elders, my accountability group, and my husband. I have not glazed over the controversy that surrounds Christians practicing yoga.  I have put my love of yoga on the altar of God for him to take from me if it did not bring him Glory. Instead, what I have found is that God has given me innumerable opportunities to talk about the Love of God, which is Christ, from my yoga mat.  He has shown [...]

Namaste & Dei2019-02-06T20:05:38+00:00

When #MeToo Happens in Ministry

2019-12-14T03:17:45+00:00

We are all aware that sexual abuse, assault and harassment happens within the secular field of yoga. But what happens when that also happens within the context of Christian yoga community? We expect it not to happen here. But it does. Just as the church is not immune, neither are we. Here at the Christian Yoga Association, one of the missions of our fledgling organization is to also address the difficult conversations of abuse in faith based communities. We strive to bring awareness, prevention as well as healing to all involved. A suit was filed against an organization within the Christian [...]

When #MeToo Happens in Ministry2019-12-14T03:17:45+00:00