SECOND SATURDAYS OF CENTERING PRAYER
Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church: 1301 Trap Road, Vienna, VA
We are taking a summer hiatus, but already looking forward to our fall session of “Second Saturdays” which will resume on Saturday, September 14 (9-12pm):
Sept 14: Selection from Fr. Thomas Keating’s “Spiritual Journey” DVD series, Part 1
Oct 12: Mary Dwyer retreat (see details below)
Nov 9: Presentation by Steve Thompson: “Some Ancient Versions of Centering Prayer”
Dec 14: Final Selection from Fr. Thomas Keating’s “Spiritual Journey” DVD series, Part 1
We shall resume our regular reminder emails with further details near the end of August.
In the meantime, please do SAVE THE DATE for our Fall Retreat with Mary Dwyer, long-time student of Fr. Thomas Keating:
CENTERING PRAYER: AN EVER-DEEPENING EXPERIENCE”
with MARY DWYER
Friday October 11
“Welcoming Prayer Review and Refresher”
Doors open at 6:30pm
Program: 7pm – 8:30pm
Saturday October 12
“Centering Prayer – An Ever-Deepening Experience”
8:45am Registration; breakfast provided
**please bring a bagged lunch**
$50 pre-registered by Oct 8; $60 at door
Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church,
1301 Trap Rd, Vienna, VA
Finally, please take note, also, of some excellent summer/early fall events below.
Enjoy a blessed & renewing summer!
Your Contemplative Outreach Northern Virginia (CONOVA) Service Team
OTHER LOCAL CONTEMPLATIVE EVENTS:
Series of Half-Day Retreats: December 2018 – August 2019
Sponsored By Contemplative Outreach of Maryland and Washington (COMW)
Next event: The Jesus Prayer: Prayer of the Heart”
Saturday August 17, 2019 9am-1pm
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America , Washington, D.C.
Click here for details.
Led by COMW Leadership Team Member David Morgan
Retreat: September 6-8, 2019
DIVINE EMBRACE – Retreat with Fr. Bill Sheehan, OMI
Sponsored by Phil Stone and Lynne Larson
Where: Richmond Hill, Richmond, VA
When: Sept 6-8, 2019
No private rooms left. Some double rooms and commuters available.
Click here for more info.
To register, contact Lynne Larson: email@example.com or 757-621-7377
Retreat: October 11-12, 2019
CENTERING PRAYER: AN EVER-DEEPENING EXPERIENCE
presented by MARY DWYER, student of Fr. Thomas Keating
Sponsored by Contemplative Outreach of Northern Virginia
Click here for flyer.
Where: ANDREW CHAPEL United Methodist Church, Vienna ,VA
When: FRIDAY evening October 11, 2019 “WELCOMING PRAYER”
SATURDAY, October 12, 2019 ,9:30AM -4:00PM. “CENTERING PRAYER, AN EVER-DEEPENING EXPERIENCE” presented by MARY DWYER