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Fr. Rob and Mo. Lyn
Winter Quiet Day
Christian Meditation: It's not what you think!
Date: Saturday, February 4, 2012
Location: Immaculate Heart
Time: 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
For more information and a flyer, click here: Winter Quiet Day
(This is a Quiet Day sponsored by Suzanne Kaisch and the members of the Tuesday Evening Contemplative Group.)
Transforming Pain to Gain
a part of Deanery IX's "Wellness and Spirituality" Series
Saturday, February 18, 2012
Presented by Sheffra Williams
Host: The Rev. Carolyn Estrada
Church of the Messiah,
614 North Bush Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Healthy Snacks: 12:45
Program 1:15-3:45 pm
this highly interactive workshop, Sheffra uses the power of
storytelling to transform the physical and psychic "pains" in our lives
into advantages. As she says, "when you change your narrative, you
change your life - even though the facts may remain the same."
With a session that is "99 percent audience participation," as Sheffra
works with us to develop our stories, we'll experience the transforming
power of a "told" story. As she explains: "Storytelling is all
about the importance of having someone listen to your truth, then share
the meaning it made for them. What the listeners see in the story
frequently includes strengths about the teller that the teller does not
(The next presenter in this series is our own Dr. Dobies! Click here for a list of the whole series: Wellness and Spirituality)
Cabaret for the Cure
This is an invitation from Marci Taylor Stewart
Where: Memorial Hall at Chapman University
When: 7:30 pm, Friday, February 24, 2012
Cost: Adults: $20 Students: $10 Chapman Students: $5
THE UPCOMING EVENT ON 24
FEBRUARY @ 7:30PM, MEMORIAL HALL, CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY, IS THE CULMINATION
OF MARCI AND JACK STEWART'S GRANDDAUGHTER'S DREAM TO HAVE A FUNDRAISER
TO RAISE FUNDS FOR DETECTION AND PREVENTION OF BREAST CANCER FOR LOW
INCOME WOMEN. ROBIN, WHO HAILS FROM FAIRBANKS, ALASKA, IS A JUNIOR AT
CHAPMAN WHERE SHE IS MAJORING IN CREATIVE WRITING, HISTORY AND MUSIC.
MARY SHAW, WHO IS INVOLVED WITH THE YWCA, SUGGESTED THAT ROBIN AND HER
SINGERS/DANCERS COORDINATE WITH THE YWCA FOR THIS EVENT. YOUR ATTENDANCE
AND/OR DONATION WILL BE REWARDED BY A GREAT SHOW AND ALSO THE KNOWLEDGE
THAT A NUMBER OF MINORITY WOMEN WILL BE RECEIVING THE HELP THEY NEED.
THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR SUPPORT AND PRAYERS FOR A WONDERFUL SHOW
AND WORTHY PROGRAM AT THE YWCA.
Photo of the Week
took this picture of the Annual Meeting/BBQ cake. Thanksgiving for all
of you, and all the beautiful ways you have let the Holy Spirit minister
to you and through you this past year.
WINTER QUIET DAY
February 4, at Immaculate Heart Retreat Center, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm.
A CHRISTIAN JOURNEY
Sundays from noon until 1:30pm beginning February 12th through April 1.
TRANSFORMING PAIN TO GAIN
February 18, at Church of the Messiah in Santa Ana, from 12:45 until 3:45.