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Step back for a moment“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you,” writes Anne Lamott.  Here are some opportunities beyond the parish, but nearby, to unplug and/or refocus.

 

April 16 (Saturday) 9am to 4pm

Workshop: Moving from discernment to decisions

Exploring issues and tools connected with decision-making with particular focus on how well discerned decisions become a pathway to freedom.

Animator: Gabriel Côté S.J.

Cost: $35 (animation and meal included)

Information/ registration: Villa Saint Martin  or 514-684-2311 ext 0

 

April 24 (Friday suppertime) to April 26 (Sunday)

West Island Women’s Retreat: Joy in our lives and our churches

This silent retreat will be guided and structured, with plenty of free time to rest and reflect. A journey of spiritual nourishment and personal growth.

Cost: $145 with partial bursaries available (includes lodging and meals)

Spiritual Director: The Rev’d Elizabeth Welch

Information/registration Liz Glasgow at 514-453-0883.

 

6 Mai – 8 Mai (en français)

Retraite: Emprunter un chemin qui mène à la dècouverte de la Présence de Dieu par des arts visuels

Animation: Ivon Bellavance S.J., Gabriel Coté S.J. et Annette Collado, Xavière

Prix : 240$ (animation, matériel d’artiste, chambre privée et repas inclus)

Information/ registration: Villa Saint Martin  or 514-684-2311 ext 0

 

May 13 (Friday) 7pm-9pm and May 14 (Saturday) 9am-4pm

Practicing Mercy: Embraced by Mercy, Kissed by Love 

It has been said that mercy is the capacity to enter the chaos of another,

facilitating healing, wellness and wholeness in the process. This workshop

explores what it means to believe in a God whose mercy is fresh

every morning and our call to practice mercy in all our encounters, on a

daily basis.

Leader: Philip Chircop, SJ

Cost: $60. Please bring your lunch

Information/registration: Ignatian Spirituality Centre

514-481-1064 or email

 

May 28 (Saturday) 9am – 3pm.

When Helping You is Hurting Me: Escaping the Messiah Trap

This popular interactive workshop helps participants build awareness of healthy and unhealthy models of Christian service and leadership.

Leader: Cathie Macaulay

Cost: $60. Please bring your lunch.

Information/registration: Ignatian Spirituality Centre

514-481-1064 oremail 

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