Peace in His Garden
A 24 Hour Retreat to Refresh Your Heart, Mind, and Spirit
Rev. Jean Hawxhurst of Fourth Ave. UMC and her husband, Jerry Cappel, will
present an overview of different ways we can look at prayer. They will present several different forms, including guided imagery, contemplative prayer, lectio divina,
and formula prayers.
Friday evening will also include dinner and a presentation of the prayer labyrinth by Rev. Jim Robinson of Buechel UMC.
After the Friday evening presentations, participants may go home to sleep or spend the night at the church.
Saturday will include opportunities to experience prayer. The following opportunities will be available for you. You may choose to participate in as few or as many as you like:
Spiritual exercise presented by Eileen Moseley
Tending our spiritual garden presented by Lois Krampe
Journaling presented by Lib Stapleton
Fasting presented by Stephanie Corus
Prayer Time presented by Henrietta Steitz
Time for Sabbath presented by Sharon Ehresman and Drucilla Vettiner
A quiet place to spend time with the Lord will be provided by Vickie Clifford
A time of worship where you may choose to be anointed with healing oil