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“Come to peace and a thousand around you will be saved.”
– Saint Seraphim, 18th century Russian staretz

Registration Closes Friday, February 14, 2020.

The Community of Hope lay pastoral care ministry at Saint Barnabas invites you to a day of retreat, reflection, learning, and fellowship.

In joy, we will come together, seeking peace within ourselves – mind, body, and spirit – so we may offer our best, whole selves in service to God and one another.

Please see below for more information and to register!

The Day’s Schedule: 

8:15am-8:45am………..Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:45am-9:20am………..Words of Welcome & Morning Prayer
9:20am-10:20am………Benedictine Balance: A Path to Peace – Br. Michael Gallagher, OSB

10:30am-11:20am Workshop I – Coming to Peace: Mind
(A) Quieting the Mind: Giving God the Space to be God in Us; or
(B) Mindful Connection: Exploring the Links between Meditation & Relationships; or
(C) The Rule of Benedict

11:30am-12:20pm Taizé Worship Service

12:30pm-1:20pm Lunch

1:30pm-2:20pm Workshop II – Coming to Peace: Body
(A) Basics of Mindful Yoga (mats will be provided, moderate activity level); or
(B) Meditative Breathing & Seated Movement (participants may remain seated throughout); or
(C) Sacred Walking: The Labyrinth (please wear comfortable shoes)

2:30pm-3:20pm Workshop III – Coming to Peace: Spirit
(A) Artful Meditation: Seeing with the Eye of Your Heart; or
(B) Chant: The Psalms Are for Singing; or
(C) Writing Stew for the Soul: From Journaling to Limericks & Back Again

3:30pm-4pm Mid-Afternoon Prayer & Closing: Going in Peace

4:00pm-5:00pm…………Please join us in Hutton Hall following the program for light refreshments and fellowship. (Optional)

Coming to Peace Schedule (downloadable version)

Registration Closes Friday, February 14, 2020

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(Registration for  Artful Meditation: Seeing with the Eye of your Heart is at capacity, so registration is no longer available for that choice.)

Coming to Peace

Registration for Coming to Peace Workshop, Feb 22, 2020.
  • Single Person Registration

    Friends, due to the number of selections we need you to make below, we ask that each person register individually for this event so that we're best able to organize workshop registrations. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your participation!
  • Please enter your name as you would like it to appear on your nametag.
  • Workshop One - Coming to Peace: Mind

    Please select your first and second choice of Workshop One (10:30am - 11:20am). Please do not select the same workshop for both.
  • Workshop Two - Coming to Peace: Body

    Please select your first and second choice of Workshop Two (1:30pm - 2:20pm). Please do not select the same workshop for both.
  • Workshop Three - Coming to Peace: Spirit

    Please select your first and second choice of Workshop Three (2:30pm - 3:20pm). Please do not select the same workshop for both.
  • Lunch/Dietary Needs

    Please indicate your box lunch selection. All lunches are served with fruit, chips, pickle, and a cookie. All sandwiches are available on a gluten-free wrap. Select that option below any of the options. Please note any food allergies or other special requirements in the Comments area below. If you select a gluten-free option, your lunch will come with a gluten-free cookie.
  • Price: $45.00
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