SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Christianity will be intertwined with yoga to give a wonderful spiritual, physical and mindful experience on two Mondays, Nov. 30 and Dec. 14 at Willow Grove Presbyterian Church.
Each one-hour class will start promptly at 1:00 p.m. in Alexander Hall, upstairs at Willow Grove Church. Space is limited to the first 20 people, 18 years or older, who make advance reservations by calling August Ruggiero at 908-889-5948. Everyone will need a yoga sticky mat and a beach towel. A few extra mats are available. Those attending a class may make a donation to offset costs.
Janna Sage Peterson will use various biblical passages and The Lord’s Prayer as the focus as she leads this Yoga class. The physical practice of Yoga will prepare the body for prayer and meditation because the body is the sacred temple where the Spirit resides.This Yoga teacher has taught over 5,000 classes and currently teaches Yoga classes at the Fanwood/Scotch Plains YMCA and at her church. A Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher at the advanced level, she is also certified in teaching Christian Yoga.
Willow Grove Presbyterian Church is a vibrant Christian community committed to spiritual growth for all ages, engaging worship, welcoming hospitality and service to neighbors near and far. It is located at 1961 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains, across from the Southside Firehouse and Southside Soccer Field, near the corner of South Martine Ave. All facilities are handicap-accessible. For information about church programs and ministries, visit www.willowgrovechurch.org or call (908) 232-5678.