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Retreats & Events

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Centering Prayer Group

Greg Johnson & Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom. Centering Prayer is a practice to foster our relationship with God. It prepares us for the gift of contemplation.

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Spirituality & Nature: Finding God in the Awe of Nature

Mark Mitchell

Retreatants will experience a deeper connection with nature, God, themselves, and leave with a plan of action for creating more Joy with nature in this workshop. They will achieve this through a series of nature experiences, mindfulness, prayer, journaling, sharing, & the discovery of what kind of “bird” they might be. This workshop is meant for anyone interested in improving their relationship with nature & God and interested in helping migrate the effects of climate change. Participants should be able to walk or move for up to 10 minutes in various periods in the natural environment.

$40

Path to Personal Freedom ~ 12 Traditions: Conclusion and Experience

Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom* Path to Personal Freedom ~ 12 Traditions: Conclusion and Experience: The topic of this last workshop will be Conclusion and Experience. The 12 Traditions, approved in 1950, established Principles for behavior within each group as well as between all groups. Many individuals have found these guidelines useful in their personal lives and relationships with others.

$10
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Centering Prayer Group

Greg Johnson & Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom. Centering Prayer is a practice to foster our relationship with God. It prepares us for the gift of contemplation.

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Spirituality Series 2022: Forgiveness: A Process “Nuts & Bolts” a Continuation

Fred Luskin, PhD & Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom* Spirituality Series 2022: Forgiveness: A Process “Nuts & Bolts” a Continuation... Beginning with a review of previous sessions so anyone can attend, this workshop will teach the steps to FORGIVENESS as determined by the Stanford Forgiveness Projects. Lecture and guided practice will be offered. Bill Wilson (cofounder of AA) discusses forgiveness - he calls it “letting go of resentment”. It’s not done to please others, but in the interest of freedom - theirs and ours. A life which includes deep resentment leads only to futility and unhappiness. Learn about the process of forgiveness ~ 1. what it is and what it is not, how to forgive them and ourselves. Workshop will focus on positive intention, unenforceable rules, and decision & action as tools for the forgiveness process.

$25
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Gratefulness Gatherings

Christine Sanchirico

*Remote Via Zoom. Experience, deepen, and share the power of living gratefully. Bring gratitude to life… We hold grateful living as an engaged mindfulness practice, grounded in both wisdom and science, which supports our ability to see the wonder and opportunity in every moment, and motivates us to act boldly with love, generosity, and respect towards one another, ourselves, and the Earth. Gratefulness Gatherings are an opportunity to cultivate a space where we can explore grateful living as an orientation to life.

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LIVE… Wide AWAKE ~ Die… Sleep Walking: Secrets for OPTIMAL LIVING

Allen Berger, PhD & Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom* Spirituality Series 2022: PURPOSE: The Twelve Step process is a solution not only to addiction but for resolving the human malady of “unmanageability”. Carl Jung suggested “The Spirit is the antidote to spirits.” Bill Wilson states in the Big Book “…our way of living has its advantages for All.”  Attendees ~ will experience the process for radical personal change in the way they think, feel and behave; will identify sources of serial suffering and chronic unhappiness; will learn about resources and tools for healing and a life that flourishes; will practice the skills and actions which establish and foster a sense of well-being and joy. Who should attend? · ALL who are interested in improving the QUALITY of their life; especially those in any 12 Step Fellowship. Honestly ask yourself: Are you experiencing serial suffering? Are you ‘restless, irritable and discontent’? Unhappy? Do you find yourself repeating certain self-defeating patterns?

$25
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Centering Prayer Group

Greg Johnson & Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom. Centering Prayer is a practice to foster our relationship with God. It prepares us for the gift of contemplation.

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Path to Personal Freedom ~ 12 Concepts: Orientation and Assignments

Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom* Path to Personal Freedom ~ 12 Concepts: Orientation and Assignments The topic of this first workshop will be Orientation and Assignments. The 12 Concepts, adopted in 1955, are a set of guiding Principles for the operation of a nonprofit, spiritual organization. Herb K. presents a monthly series on the 12 Concepts - July through December, 2022. 

$10
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Centering Prayer Group

Greg Johnson & Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom. Centering Prayer is a practice to foster our relationship with God. It prepares us for the gift of contemplation.

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Spirituality Series 2022: Application of Steps 8 & 9 ~ July 16

Herb Kaighan

*Remote Via Zoom* Spirituality Series 2022: FREEDOM is the key promise of the completion of Steps 8 & 9. Step 8 ~ Identify “harms”: 1. How did you diminish them? Not what you did… but what was the impact on them! What you did that diminished the quality of their lives? Which of these areas were affected? Physical; Emotional; Mental; Financial; Spiritual  2. What specifically can I do to balance the Justice scale? My change of behavior? My repair of damage? Step 9 ~ Willingness to address the damage to complete he Forgiveness Process: How do I prepare properly? How do I make amends to people I can’t find? How do I make effective amends to people I should not contact? or who don’t want contact with me? How do I make amends to dead people? What is the “Forgiveness Process”?

$25
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Gratefulness Gatherings

Christine Sanchirico

*Remote Via Zoom. Experience, deepen, and share the power of living gratefully. Bring gratitude to life… We hold grateful living as an engaged mindfulness practice, grounded in both wisdom and science, which supports our ability to see the wonder and opportunity in every moment, and motivates us to act boldly with love, generosity, and respect towards one another, ourselves, and the Earth. Gratefulness Gatherings are an opportunity to cultivate a space where we can explore grateful living as an orientation to life.

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