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COVID policy for in-person events at Grace Church

Filed in COVID-19, In-Person Events, Welcome by on August 20, 2022
COVID policy for in-person events at Grace Church

Unless otherwise noted, Contemplative Outreach of St. Louis holds our in-person events at Grace Episcopal Church in St. Louis, MO. Grace Church’s COVID policy, as of July 2022: “a surge in Covid cases … is sufficient to warrant temporary concern and a step back in Covid protocols. Therefore … Masks covering the nose and mouth are required for indoor gatherings. In addition, KN95 masks are also strongly encouraged.” Read Grace Church’s current COVID policy for updates.

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JOIN A CENTERING PRAYER GROUP FOR ADVENT

Filed in Centering Prayer, Prayer Groups, Welcome by on November 21, 2022
JOIN A CENTERING PRAYER GROUP FOR ADVENT

If you are looking for a way to enhance your prayerful experience of Advent or even just a respite from holiday frenzy, consider joining one of the COSTL Centering Prayer groups for the season. We have groups that meet in person all around the St Louis Metro region and even groups that meet on Zoom […]

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New Prayer Group at Mercy Center

Filed in Centering Prayer, Prayer Groups by on November 13, 2022
New Prayer Group at Mercy Center

You are invited to join a new Centering Prayer Group that has formed as the result of the Centering Prayer Come and See on Monday, 10/17/22, at Mercy Conference and Retreat Center. We meet the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of November and December: 11/16/22, 12/7/22, 12/21/22. At the 12/21/22 meeting, we will discern logistics with the intention of continuing the meetings in 2023 on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

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Save the dates for Silent Saturdays

Filed in Centering Prayer, In-Person Event, Silent Saturday by on October 16, 2022
Save the dates for Silent Saturdays

Give yourself the gift of a mini-retreat and join us for Silent Saturday on the second Saturday of even-numbered months (February, April, June, August, October, December). We meet from 8:30am (gathering) until 11am for three sessions of Centering Prayer. Join for one, two, or all three sessions. We will meet, in person, at Grace Episcopal Church in Kirkwood/St. Louis, MO.

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Visioning Day – Sat. Oct 22

Visioning Day – Sat. Oct 22

Our vision for tomorrow begins with prayer and you! Please join us for the morning to help us to vision a leader and future for COSTL. Your voice is welcome and necessary for our success!

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12-Step Centering Prayer Intensive Retreat, 10/28 to 31/22

Filed in 12-Step, Centering Prayer, In-Person Event, Retreats by on August 24, 2022
12-Step Centering Prayer Intensive Retreat, 10/28 to 31/22

This weekend intensive retreat is for people who participate in any 12-Step program, or those who support recovery, and have the intention to improve their meditation practice and enlarge their spiritual life.

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