Our associations’ Spiritual Development Team and Brothers and Sisters of the Way are co-sponsoring a retreat September 10 through September 14 at Pilgrim Hills (33833 Township Rd 20, Brinkhaven). This retreat is for ordained clergy and those authorized for Christian Ministry. Time is spent in gathered reading, silence, singing, worship, communion, and sharing of joys and concerns. There are also times set aside for free time, reading, working and play. Cost is $250; $50 for first time retreatants. The registration deadline is August 15. Checks should be made payable to B.S.O.W. and sent to Bro. Jerry Fritz, 225 W Main St, Andover, OH 44003. For more information call Jerry Fritz at 508-627-0970.
Fall Retreat: Opening the Eye of the Heart
All authorized ministers and lay church leaders are invited to attend the fall retreat Opening the Eye of the Heart: The Gospel of Thomas and Christian Wisdom on October 1-3 at Villa Maria Education & Spirituality Center (2067 Evergreen Rd, Villa Maria, PA 16155). Explore the teachings of Jesus as a path of transformative wisdom, giving special attention to the “unitive” or “nondual” dimensions of the Christian path. Rev. Matthew Wright, facilitator of this retreat, is an Episcopal priest, writer, and retreat leader working to renew the Christian Wisdom tradition within a wider interspiritual framework.