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Sustained Lectio Divina Experience

Saturdays starting July 20 from
10am -11am through September 14
Facilitator: Tim Goldman

Timothy's Episcopal Church
1020 24th St in WDM

This is an invitation to those already experienced in the method of Lectio Divina.

Come journey more deeply into the method of sustained Lectio Divina as described in the book Lectio Matters by Mary Margaret Funk, OSB. Sustained Lectio is a way of life, which Sister Meg calls “a culture of God consciousness”. where Lectio is what we do “whenever we are not doing something else”.

Cost: $15 registration
(book purchased separately (ISBN 978-1-4411-5169-8))
Questions: Tim Goldman, 515-745-9842 or
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Pray Without Ceasing
8-Day Post-Intensive Centering Prayer Retreat

September 20-27, 2019

St. Benedict Center, Schuyler, Nebraska

This Post-Intensive Retreat will consist of continuous periods of Centering Prayer from before sunrise until the dinner hour, with breaks for meals. Attendees may participate in as much prayer as they are called to. Short pauses for entering and leaving the silence will be offered every 30 minutes. There will be no teaching and no reading during this immersion in silence. Those who wish may attend daily mass at the Priory.

Cost is $650, which includes single occupancy room with private bathroom, and all meals. A limited number of double occupancy rooms are available. Please visit with Chris Frantsvog about prices, scholarships, restrictions you have: (515) 306-1221.

Retreat Directors: Chris Frantsvog and Paul Witmer

Registrations are limited to 22 attendees

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