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PILGRIMAGE TO STEPPING STONES

Stepping Stones is the historic home of Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson and his wife, co-founder of Al-Anon/Alateen Lois Wilson, in Bedford Hills, New York. Jump on the bus of our recovery pilgrimage...
Saturday Stepping Stones is the historic home of Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson and his wife, co-founder of Al-Anon/Alateen Lois Wilson, in Bedford Hills, New York. Jump on the bus of our recovery pilgrimage for fun, fellowship, a guided t... (1/14/2020)

PILGRIMAGE TO WILSON HOUSE IN EAST DORSET, VT

The mission of Wilson House, the childhood home of AA co-founder Bill Wilson, is to responsibly maintain the historic birthplace, memory, spirit, and purpose of Bill Wilson. Jump on the bus for a day of fun, fellowship, a tour of the house and library, and a meeting on-site at Wilson House...
Saturday The mission of Wilson House, the childhood home of AA co-founder Bill Wilson, is to responsibly maintain the historic birthplace, memory, spirit, and purpose of Bill Wilson. Jump on the bus for a day of fun, fellowship, a tour of the house and... (1/16/2020)

PRAYING WITH THE SENSES

A time away for those who feel their prayer life has become stuck, or for those who seek a more holistic relationship with the Holy. This short retreat will allow us to focus on each sense, participate in experiences that engage that sense, and reflect on that experience with silence, guided questions and journaling.
Friday to Saturday A time away for those who feel their prayer life has become stuck, or for those who seek a more holistic relationship with the Holy.  We are used to coming to God in our minds and with words, but the senses can be reclaimed as t... (1/14/2020)

REMEMBER TO LIVE!

Awareness and acceptance of second-half of life realities like aging and health challenges can bring a clarity and richness to the limited, precious moments of life, and foster a special care for relationships and priorities. This retreat offers a faith-filled way...
Sunday to Friday Awareness and acceptance of second-half of life realities like aging and health challenges can bring a clarity and richness to the limited, precious moments of life, and foster a special care for relationships and priorities. This retr... (1/14/2020)

SEARCHING FOR A LOVING HIGHER POWER THROUGH 12 STEP EXPERIENCES

Throughout recorded history people from a variety of faiths, and sometimes without any faith, have reported having spiritual experiences. Life changing spiritual experiences can happen in a moment or over time, in either event they can lead to a spiritual awakening. 12 Step programs of recovery invite us to seek a relationship with a loving Higher Power of our own choosing and understanding.
Saturday Throughout recorded history people from a variety of faiths, and sometimes without any faith, have reported having spiritual experiences. Life changing spiritual experiences can happen in a moment or over time, in either event they can lead to... (1/13/2020)

SUBSTANCE USE, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS AND SPIRITUALITY

This program will be a safe environment to discuss the needs and challenges that people with trauma and mental and emotional health challenges face in recovery programs. We will discuss the stigma that mental health diagnosis carries, and offer perspectives and tools to create recovery circles that welcome the whole person.
Saturday This program will be a safe environment to discuss the needs and challenges that people with trauma and mental and emotional health challenges face in recovery programs. We will discuss the stigma that mental health diagnosis carries, and offe... (1/16/2020)

SUMMER SOLSTICE - WELCOMING SUMMER!

People have celebrated the turning of the seasons through a variety of rituals for centuries. As Earth spins on its axis we honor the Sun, the source of life on our planet. Join others in celebrating the arrival of summer as we explore the themes of summer – rest, relaxation and play!
Saturday People have celebrated the turning of the seasons through a variety of rituals for centuries.  As Earth spins on its axis we honor the Sun, the source of life on our planet. Join others in celebrating the arrival of summer as we explore t... (1/14/2020)

THE WAY OF THE UNIVERSE: ALIGNING OUR LIVES AND OUR SPIRITUALITY WITH COSMIC PROCESS

Immerse yourself in the sacred dimension of the universe as we explore together our role in the unfolding cosmic story coming to us from science. Find yourself rooted in the dynamics of cosmos, and learn how to access new sources of support, inspiration and guidance from this emerging cosmic perspective.
Friday to Sunday Immerse yourself in the sacred dimension of the universe as we explore together our role in the unfolding cosmic story coming to us from science. Find yourself rooted in the dynamics of cosmos, and learn how to access new sources of su... (1/14/2020)

WHEN THE DISCIPLE COMES OF AGE: A BOOK STUDY

Join others in discussing the thought provoking ideas of Diarmuid O’Murchu’s newest book, When the Disciple Come of Age.
 Tuesdays, January 28 - March 10,2020  Join others in discussing the thought provoking ideas of Diarmuid O’Murchu’s newest book , When the Disciple Come of Age .  “Embracing an adult perspective of faith requires adju... (12/19/2019)

A NEW GENESIS STORY: CREATING A FAITH FOR TODAY THAT IS AUTHENTIC, TRANSFORMATIVE AND CONNECTED TO THE EARTH

This workshop addresses creativity as a sacred gesture – one that involves collaboration with the Divine Mystery so that it is infused with beauty, elegance and intelligence. The week will be uplifting, life altering, and joyful with plenty of silence and plenty of communion.
Friday – Wednesday These times are calling for a shift from ordinary to extraordinary. Our global consciousness is undergoing an evolutionary leap and we are feeling its push and pull. We know it is time to remove the blinders and become con... (11/11/2019)

CELTIC ART WEEKEND: MAGICAL BORDERS AND KNOTWORK PANELS

The monks of Iona and Lindisfarne produced awe-inspiring knotwork in their beautiful manuscripts. Imagine how you could begin to learn some of the secrets of this contemplative art. Spend a weekend sinking into quiet drawing while learning to create a special Celtic knotted border for your own writing or art, as well as more intricate Knotwork Panels - a key to producing these magical designs.
Friday - Sunday The monks of Iona and Lindisfarne produced awe-inspiring knotwork in their beautiful manuscripts.  Imagine how you could begin to learn some of the secrets of this contemplative art.  Spend a weekend sinking into quiet drawi... (7/21/2019)

DEEP REST: A WINTER YOGA RETREAT

Deep rest. When was the last time you rested deeply? Or felt the sense of total well-being that comes from a deep and complete rest? Yoga and Yoga Nidra can bring you to the deepest level of relaxation and the highest level of health! This Winter Yoga Retreat is the perfect opportunity for you to put the busyness of daily life aside...
Deep rest. When was the last time you rested deeply? Or felt the sense of total well-being that comes from a deep and complete rest? Yoga and Yoga Nidra can bring you to the deepest level of relaxation and the highest level of health! This Winter Yoga Re... (7/21/2019)

HEALTH RHYTHMS: GROUP DRUMMING

Group drumming is an uplifting and inspirational means of expressing and getting in touch with our inner spirit. Drum circles remind us of our greatest synergistic potential, and they are FUN! No prior music training or drumming experience is required.
Tuesday, February 4 and April 7, 2020 Group drumming is an uplifting and inspirational means of expressing and getting in touch with our inner spirit. The positive effects are well documented in research and include alteration in brainwave activit... (8/6/2019)

ILLUMINATED LETTERING: MORE CELTIC KNOTWORK

Join us in a hands-on exploration into the mysteries of Celtic Knotwork and Illuminated Celtic Letters, step by step. These beautiful forms are less complex than the ancient manuscripts of Kells, Lindisfarne and others might lead you to believe and can be another way to connect to Spirit through drawing.
Friday - Sunday Join us in a hands-on exploration into the mysteries of Celtic Knotwork and Illuminated Celtic Letters, step by step. These beautiful forms are less complex than the ancient manuscripts of Kells, Lindisfarne and others might lead you to... (11/11/2019)

INTRODUCTION TO BIOSPIRITUAL FOCUSING: A WEEKEND RETREAT

The weekend is open to both experienced Focusers and beginners. Learning sessions will include prayer, presentations, experiential exercises, reflection, and discussion.
This weekend retreat is an overview and introduction to the history and practice of BioSpiritual Focusing. The weekend is open to both experienced Focusers and beginners.  Learning sessions will include prayer, presentations, experiential exercises,... (6/1/2019)
Truly, it is in the darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us.
- Meister Eckhart