St. Hildegard of Bingen and Sacred Art

Saturday, October 13  9:45 – 3:30 Introducing the sacred art of medieval mystic Hildegard of Bingen:  her music, liturgical drama, and visual art bore witness to the Divine presence in all things.  Victoria Scarlett introduces medieval illuminations illustrating… Read More

Beyond Loss: Finding Wisdom, Meaning and Joy

Saturday, October 20  9:15 – 3:00 Loss shows up in our lives in so many ways — we lose loved ones, pets, physical abilities, mental acuity, jobs, relationships.  Loss is an inevitable element of the human condition.  As… Read More

Appreciative Living

Saturday,  October 27   9:15AM-3:00PM  How can we live with a mindset that looks at “What is going well?” How do we nourish and appreciate life in a positive way? How do we construct questions from a positive perspective?… Read More

Expressive Prayer

Saturday, November 10   9:30 – 3:30 In this one day workshop, we will seek union with God and learn to express our most personal prayers through various creative and expressive activities such as moving in prayer, composing prayer… Read More

Healing Touch for the Seriously Ill/End of Life Care

Saturday, November 17   9:15AM-3:00PM Caregivers will learn a variety of Healing Touch techniques that help reduce pain and anxiety in those who are seriously ill or near the end of life.  Healing Touch is a modern interpretation of… Read More

Mary’s Magnificat

Saturday, December 8   9:15 – 3:00 Mary’s Prayer, Magnificat, has its origins in Hannah’s lament (I Samuel 1:9-20).  It engages human struggle in faith with courage and strength.  We will use this time to explore how honest encounters… Read More

Crossing the Threshold to New Vision

Saturday, January 12, 2013       9:15 – 3:00 As we step into a new year, Crossing the Threshold to New Vision will offer participants an opportunity to create an intentional focus for the coming year.  Participants will explore… Read More

Knitters and Spinners

Saturday, January 19, 2013   10:00 – 6:00 The Priory Knitters & Spinners invite you to a retreat time with God and your fiber art, be it knitting, spinning, stitchery, crochet or something else creative your hands want to… Read More

The Holy Spirit You Never Knew

Saturday, January 26, 2013    9:15AM-3:00PM The Holy Spirit is not just about speaking in tongues, spiritual gifts or fruits—the Holy Spirit is also about our deepest breath and our highest aspirations.  In this workshop, we will discover the… Read More

Wounded Souls – A Look at the Legacy of Childhood Abuse/Trauma

February 1, 2013   Friday    9:00AM-Noon The spiritual wounds left behind from childhood abuse are frequently overlooked in the journey to wholeness. This 3 hour presentation will introduce those spiritual wounds, their impact on faith development and the spiritual… Read More