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6 Day Retreat Aug. 21-26, 2022

Filed in Centering Prayer, In-Person Event, Retreats by on April 8, 2022
6 Day Retreat Aug. 21-26, 2022

Join Contemplative Outreach of St. Louis for an Intensive/Post-Intensive Retreat on Sunday, August 21st to Friday, August 26th, 2022 at King’s House in Belleville, Illinois. We welcome Rev. Matthew Flatley as our retreat director. This retreat is an opportunity for practitioners of Centering Prayer to deepen their contemplative journey through silence, solitude and community.

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Centering Prayer as an 11th Step Practice Introductory Workshop – June 25, 2022

Centering Prayer as an 11th Step Practice Introductory Workshop – June 25, 2022

Exploring The Method of Centering Prayer as an 11th Step Practice Introductory Workshop with Crystal Singing Bowl Sound Bath.

Saturday, June 25 – 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. Join us at First Congregational Church
6501 Wydown – 3rd floor / St. Louis, MO 63105. (Masks required at this in-person event.) This Centering Prayer Introductory Workshop is for those searching for emotional and spiritual sobriety through the 12 Steps of AA, Al-Anon, and other 12 step programs.

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Go Deeper — July 9, 2022

Filed in Centering Prayer, Go Deeper, In-Person Event by on June 4, 2022
Go Deeper — July 9, 2022

Save the date! Join us as we come together for the next Go Deeper session: “House of God; Womb of God” on Saturday, July 9, 2022, from 8:30 am – 1:00 pm, in person at Grace Episcopal Church in St. Louis, MO.

Go Deeper is an ongoing program designed to deepen and inform our spiritual life. Each session will speak to our yearning to open to and experience our loving God more deeply.

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Weekend Retreat: July 29-31, 2022

Filed in Events, In-Person Events, Retreats by on June 3, 2022
Weekend Retreat: July 29-31, 2022

The Seven Mansions of the Interior Castle a weekend retreat experience Friday, July 29, 2022 – Sunday July 31, 2022 Inspired by St. Teresa’s vision of the soul as a diamond in the shape of a castle containing seven mansions, we will explore the stages that we go through as we are seeking to know […]

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COSTL Lending Library Updates

Filed in Library, News by on June 2, 2022
COSTL Lending Library Updates

The library catalog of over 550 books has been updated and it’s now super easy to borrow a book from the COSTL Lending Library housed at Grace Episcopal Church in St. Louis, MO. Continue reading for how to access the church and the library during COVID.

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Zoom Meditation Chapels from Contemplative Outreach, national

Filed in News by on June 1, 2022
Zoom Meditation Chapels from Contemplative Outreach, national

Are you looking to Center with others in this time of social-distancing? Have you tried the Contemplative Outreach meditation on-line?
Contemplative Outreach along with the World Community for Christian Meditation (WCCM) has created four different Zoom chapels that allow us to center or meditate with others.
Here’s the link to get you started.

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