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Centering Prayer Retreats

Centering Prayer Retreat-January 19-21 in Cullman, AL

Jan 19-21 Introduction to Centering Prayer Retreat at Benedictine Sisters Retreat Center, Cullman, AL. 
Centering Prayer is a receptive method of silent prayer that prepares us to receive the gift of contemplative prayer, in which we experience God's presence within us, closer than breathing, closer that thinking, closer than consciousness itself.
The Contemplative Outreach Birmingham Chapter presenters are Sr. Mary McGehee, OSB, the Rev. Dr. Mary Porter and Joe Mahar. Joe will present an afternoon conference on Centering Prayer as the 11th Step for those attending any 12-Step Programs.  Registration questions, call 256/734-8302 or retreats@shmon.org. Register by check. $60.00 to Benedictine Sisters Retreat Center, 916 Convent Rd., NE Cullman, AL 35055.Total cost: $245.

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Jan. 27 9-2:30 Prince of Peace Catholic Church

 4600 Preserve Parkway Hoover 35226

Centering Prayer is a receptive method of silent prayer that prepares us to receive the gift of contemplative prayer, in which we experience God's presence within us, closer that breathing, closer than thinking, closer than consciousness itself. The workshop is designed for those new to the prayer practice or for those who want to renew their understand of the prayer. Sr. Mary McGehee, OSB, is the presenter.

Registration sent to Louise Meredith, COB Coordinator
3776 Bainbridge Trace Dr. Irondale 35210 
Registration check for $30. to COB (Contemplative Outreach Birmingham)
Deadline: Jan 22.
Include contact information and selection of meat or vegetable sandwich.
Special diets, please brown bag, fee adjusted.

Questions? centeringprayeralabama@gmail.com 205-529-7080

 

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 Feb. 10 9-2:30 St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church

7340 Cahaba Valley Road, off 119. 35242


Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop Sat., February 10, 9-2:30 St. Mark the Evangelist Church. 
Diana Tschache, a member of Our Lady of the Valley will be one of the presenters.
Diana was the coordinator of the Birmingham chapter of Contemplative Outreach
for ten years and has practiced the prayer for many years.  

Cost: $30. Check written to St Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church
Please mail check to Sheila Roche.  
Sheila is on the Contemplative Outreach Birmingham Leadership Team 
and a member of St. Mark.  Sheila’s address: 
1104 Haven Rd, Birmingham, AL 35242
Deadline: Feb 5. Include contact information and selection of meat or vegetable sandwich. 
Please brown bag a special needs diet, fee adjusted.
Questions?
centeringprayeralabama@gmail.com 205-529-7080