Coming Events for 2019
The Contemplative Journey
Monday 12 August – Friday 16 August
This retreat is available to all interested in deepening their personal spiritual journey. It will also include some practice in spiritual direction as a foretaste of the next Spiritual Direction training program in 2020. The retreat will include: Introduction to the Contemplative Stance, Origins of Spiritual Direction with 2 days of silent retreat with themes of the Desert Fathers and Mothers.
Places are limited: Single ensuite rooms available and full board for the 5 days included. Cost: $500pp
Email expressions of interest and queries to Beth Roberton : firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday 10 September 9.30am – 12.30pm
We commence with Dayspring Community Morning prayer at 9.30am in the Chapel before embarking on the day.
Materials will be provided or bring what you desire to focus upon.
We gather at 12.15pm to reflect on the morning with Eucharist at 12.30pm followed by BYO lunch. You may wish to remain until 3pm within the space of Dayspring Community.
Food and Spirituality This event has been cancelled.
Care of the Soul 101 : Introduction to Contemplative Practices for the Head, Heart, and Soul
Saturday 28 September 9.30am – 12.30pm
This is an introductory part III of the series of three for those with little or no experience with contemplative practices.
Hands on and instructional.
Cost : $10
Life Matters – A Conversation
Saturday 5 October 9.30am – 4pm
This conversation explores the emotional and spiritual dimensions of ageing and the role of spiritual care in helping the frail elderly (including those with dementia) and their families cope with end of life concerns.
Cost : Non members $80 Companions $60
New Norcia – Silent Retreat
Friday 18 October – Sunday 20 October
A silent retreat will be held at New Norcia.
Cost : Non members $320 Companions $280
Who We Are Is How We Pray
Saturday 26 October 9.30 – 12.30pm
In this time together, led by Dennis Ryle, we are open to explore the means by which we can engage with our capacity to dwell with the Holy in our everyday affairs – no matter who we are.
Cost : Non members $60 Companions $50
Please register your intention to attend. This assists with our preparation of space and resources.
For an overview of the year’s program please click here Program 2019
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