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Monday, January 8, 2018
PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS @ Star of the North Centre |
PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS
Star of the North Retreat Centre Programs
Register at: www.starofthenorth.ca780.459.5511
· TLC for Caregivers | An afternoon of quiet reflection and some sharing and rest to honour those who are in for the long haul of caring for someone with little ability to care for themselves. Take time to honour the feelings that come with selfless giving and compassion and to spend time with others who understand the wave of emotions that are often mixed with sorrow and joy on the continuing journey. Facilitator Helen Gledhow. Date: Wed Jan 24, 1-4 pm | $25 (Subsidy available).
· Slow Down! Retreat Days with Sandy Prather | Take time to rest your body and refresh your spirit. Each retreat day consists of thought-provoking presentations on a spiritual topic combined with ample time for personal reflection and prayer. Dates – Thurs January 18: “How I Love Your Word!” Soaking in Scripture | Thurs March 15: Leaning Into Lent: Daring to go Deep | Thurs April 19: “Pack Nothing!”: Travel Notes for the Journey. 9:30 to 3 pm. $40/retreat day (includes lunch).
· Writing Our Sacred Lives from Sacred Earth | Do you dream of writing? These four sessions will provide input, time for writing, and time for sharing. The focus will be on a connection of our individual lives to the land, our planet & the cosmos: a contemplative ecological approach. Come explore the life-lines of your life in a prayerful, reflective space. Facilitators: Anita Allsopp & Lucie Leduc | Dates – Feb. 1: What waters are you from? | Feb. 8: The gift of tears | Feb. 15: The home landscape | Feb. 22: At home, always a stranger. | Times: 7:00pm – 9:00pm | $80 for 4 week session.
· St. Paul: Accepting the Challenge to Follow ‘The Way’ | This 30 minute live theatre piece shares St. Paul’s conversion experience, of how he was filled with God's Light and Love and was sent on an amazing journey! The performance is followed by a reflection/talk-back session. Facilitated by: Paul Punyi, Rooney Punyi Educational Theatre: www.interviewhistory.ca | Date: Wed Feb 7, 2018 | Time: 7:30-9 pm | $25.