Educational and Spiritual Opportunities

Overnight Silent Retreat  Opportunities

February 24-25, 2017:   Living in the Present Moment

April 7-8, 2017:   Silence as Gift

Each retreat begins on Friday evening at 7 PM and ends on Saturday at 3 PM.Each retreat will include presentation on the theme, guided prayer opportunities and time for quiet personal reflection. An opportunity for personal Spiritual direction will be made available.  Cost for the overnight retreat: $40/person or $50/married couple.  Includes overnight accommodations, meals and all materials.

Pre-registration with fee is required by the Tuesday before each retreat.

Sunday Sabbath Offerings                       

Spend a Sunday afternoon enriching yourself spiritually!   Each gathering begins at 1:30 PM and ends at 4:30 PM. It includes the DVD presentation and time for prayer and   reflection. There is no charge for the session but a free will donation will be welcomed.  Pre-registration is required the  Friday before each session.

Sunday February 26, 2017   The Letters                                            

Based on her true story, THE LETTERS explores the life’s work of Nobel Peace Prize recipient Mother Teresa, one of the greatest humanitarians of all time. Her selfless devotion to helping the poor changed hearts, transformed lives and inspired millions throughout the world. Told through a series of personal letters, this powerful film is an unforgettable journey of faith, courage and compassion.

Sunday, March 12, 2017         Joseph of Nazareth: The Story of the Man Closest to Christ

The first feature film ever on the story of St. Joseph – carpenter, husband of Mary and the foster  father of Jesus Christ. Scripture tells us that St. Joseph was a “just man”, and that God gave him the most daunting task ever asked of a man – to be the husband of the woman who would give birth to the Messiah, and the father and protector of this Holy Family, the man closest to Christ.              

Lenten Study Series

Walk in Her Sandals: Experiencing Christ’s Passion through the Eyes of Women

Mondays, March 13, 20,27 and April 3 & 10, 2017. 9:30-11:30 AM

The series focuses on the six universal gifts of women—receptivity, sensitivity, generosity, prayer, maternity and the   Holy Spirit—through the eyes of women in the Gospels. The study will guide participants through a prayerful and  creative journey through the events of Holy Week, Easter and Pentecost.   The series is open to both men and women but focuses specifically on the gifts of women through the eyes of women in the Gospels.  Cost for the series is $20. Book fee is $12.

Pre-registration is required with fee by Wednesday March 1, 2017.