Feb 1, 2020


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St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church

Parish Hall 

 303 Rocky Avenue

Cantonment,  FL 32533

 
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Carol Lewis, Registrar 
Contemplative Outreach of Pensacola 

copensacola17@gmail.com 

CONTEMPLATIVE OUTREACH OF PENSACOLA

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AN INTRODUCTION TO CENTERING PRAYER WORKSHOP


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2020

8:30 am - 1:30 pm

St. Jude Parish Hall 

303 Rocky Avenue, Cantonment, FL 32533 

Registration fee: $35 (Payable by Paypal, credit card or check) 

 "When you pray, go to your inner room, close the door & pray to your father in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you." Matthew 6:6

Centering Prayer is a method of silent prayer that prepares us to receive the gift of contemplative prayer in which we experience God's presence within us. Centering Prayer is a path to personal transformation. The Introductory Workshop supports a daily practice as taught by Father Thomas Keating.

The Introductory Program is designed for those new to Centering Prayer or for those who want to become more familiar with this contemplative prayer form - the prayer form of early Christians. This program is open to all parishioners, to members in the community of all faiths, and to those interested in Centering Prayer as an 11th Step practice within any 12 Step Fellowship.  

The cost of the workshop is $35, which includes welcoming refreshments,  a light lunch and the book, Forty Days to a Closer Walk with God by David Muyskens. Four continuing class sessions will be offered on Wednesday mornings, Feb 5,12,19 & 26,  as a continuation of the teachings. 

        Please register by Wednesday, January 25 to reserve your space.

Questions prior to registration:  Contact Virginia Davis from St. Jude Church at 937-416-9368 or giniahope@gmail.com (before Jan. 6 or after Jan. 16). 

 

 Workshop Presenter: Minta McDavid is a Commissioned Presenter for Contemplative Outreach, Ltd. and a member of the Contemplative Outreach of Pensacola Chapter's Servant Leadership Team. 

Partial scholarships are available by sending an email to copensacola@gmail.com