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Postponed — 3/21 United in Prayer Day

Filed in Events, Go Deeper, News by on March 17, 2020
Postponed — 3/21 United in Prayer Day

United in Prayer Day, scheduled for March 21st, is being postponed until our regular July gathering due to the COVID-19 precautions. The exact date will be announced later. We will instead, on March 21st at 9:00 a.m., gather in spirit and together have our 30 minute period of Centering Prayer.  Please join us from the […]

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COSTL NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT

Filed in Donate by on February 26, 2020
COSTL NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT

Contemplative Outreach of St. Louis is in need of monetary support for our monthly
expenses. These expenses of rent, web support, office supplies, printing and general
operating costs amount to approximately $850 a month.

COSTL also sponsors retreats, workshops and similar contemplative events. Donations
are our source of meeting these needs.

Please consider giving annual donations or monthly donations which can also be made
through paypal. Amounts over $250 can be tax deductible. Please contact our
treasurer, Jo Ann Sturm, 314-780-2816 or josturm@sbcglobal.net.

Thanks so much for your support.

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Zoom Meditation Chapels available through CO Ltd. and WCCM

Filed in News by on March 31, 2020
Zoom Meditation Chapels available through CO Ltd. and WCCM

Are you looking to Center with others in this time of social-distancing? Have you Wtried 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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COSTL Zoom Account Available for Prayer Groups

Filed in News by on March 31, 2020
COSTL Zoom Account Available for Prayer Groups

COSTL Zoom Account Available for Prayer Groups

In this time of change and challenge when making many adjustments is required prayer groups have started to meet virtually using zoom. COSTL has a zoom account which is available for your prayer group to use. Please contact Bill Schwindt at 314-825-2332 or bschwindt@att.net if interested.

Also our April Silent Saturday is cancelled.

Peace to All, Wes and Bill

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inward peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. Commend all to God, and then lie still and be at rest in His bosom.”
St. Francis de Sales

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Recent National Contemplative Outreach Newsletter

Filed in News by on March 20, 2020
Recent National Contemplative Outreach Newsletter

In these times of uncertainty it is hard to know which direction to chose. A Spiritual Path is a solitary one mostly but we do rely on Community to reflect back and encourage us in our Journey. The International Office of Contemplative Outreach has issued a Newsletter giving helpful information for local chapters and groups. Virtual meetings can be used: Zoom is one such devise to consider. Use the link attached to learn more. Let us be well and kind to one another.

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Postponed — United in Prayer Day – Sat. Mar. 21, 2020

Filed in Events, News, Welcome by on March 14, 2020
Postponed — United in Prayer Day – Sat. Mar. 21, 2020

United in Prayer Day on Saturday, March 21, 2020, brings together
the Contemplative Outreach worldwide family as we come together in a single bond of Centering Prayer.

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