Category: Miscellaneous

The Mindfulness, Recovery, and the Twelve Steps: Hybrid meeting: in-person and via Zoom WHEN: Fridays 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Access the Zoom link on our calendar page Beginning Friday June 3 to Friday, July 29, the Mindfulness, Recovery, and …

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Mar 14, 2022 Common Ground Meditation Center COVID Policy  As of March 14, 2022, Common Ground has dropped its mask and vaccine requirements following the recommendations of the CDC, the MN Department of Health, and our two Doctor consultants, Steve …

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Hello Common Ground Friends, Here is an audio recording of the March 27, 2022 Community Conversation about lessening our COVID policy restrictions. If you have any questions, please contact Robin at robin@commongroundmeditation.org.        

Common Ground Meditation Center Board Treasurer Report/ Summary of 2021 Financials March 2022 On behalf of the Common Ground Finance Committee and the Board of Directors, I am happy to report that Common  Ground Meditation Center continues to benefit greatly …

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Hi Friends, Here are a few resources Mark mentioned in his talk for your reference: Study Resource for this week’s reflection Refuge: Natural Buddhism by Gil Fronsdal The Refuge of Sitting by Narayan Liebenson Suffusion of Divine Abidings (Four Quarters …

Resources from Mark Talks 3/20/22 & 3/27/22 Read More »

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Dear Common Ground Friends, I am guessing that we all experience both the juiciness and the suffering arising from our human tendency to relish in “gotcha” moments. I am pointing to our habits of attempting to make ourselves feel more …

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Dear Common Ground Friends, Welcome to June Everyone, Isn’t it remarkable that our swirling world of causes and conditions continues to unfold, unceasingly! How many times this past year did June 2021 seem so very far away? It is now …

Weekly Email 6-1-21 Read More »

Dear Common Ground Friends, In his book, Collecting Gold Dust: Nurturing the Dhamma in Daily Life, Sayadaw U Tejaniya reminds us of the importance of taking time often to reflect on how we’re living and practicing. He reminds us that questions …

Weekly Email 5/24/21 Read More »

Greetings Everyone, There are ongoing relief efforts happening in Brooklyn Center and it sounds like they are in need of volunteers especially this afternoon/tomorrow. Click on this link to sign up if you are interested and able. https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/10c0c4aa9a722abfec07-blue Warmly, Shelly

Hi Common Ground community, Mark, Shelly, and I decided to make this post as a way for the Common Ground community to share ways that you are engaging right now to respond to the murder of George Floyd, and to …

Crowdsourced List of Opportunities for Compassionate Engagement Right Now Read More »

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