Retreats and Programs


Lent: The Road to the Resurrection ~ Deepening Our Spiritual Practices via Zoom March 16
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
10:00 a.m. ~ 12:00 p.m.
Presented by: Maureen Connors, Ph.D.
"Superficiality is the curse of our age…. The desperate need today is not for a greater number of intelligent people, or gifted people, but for deep people.”  -Richard Foster, Celebration of Discipline
March 16: Journaling as a Spiritual Practice
Journaling allows us to record personal insights, feelings, or important remembrances that show up during meditation. .  however we use journaling, “it is designed to facilitate what is occurring at a deeper, reflective level in the wider domain of one’s mind, heart, and spirit.” Phillip Cover and Donna Mollenkopf, Inner Work for Lent.
** Materials Needed for March 16: Plan to have pencils, crayons or colored pens, and paper available for these programs.**
Suggested fee $10.00 or pay what you can afford.  All proceeds go to support the work of the Franciscan Center (no refunds)
Maureen Connors, Ph.D., serves as a spiritual companion, retreat leader and meeting facilitator and lover of stories with several assisted living clients.  Maureen is the former Co-Director of Programs at the Center where she has offered numerous programs over the years. As an octogenarian, she is facing the challenge of last third of life issues and trying to do it with grace and courage!