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Online Ministry Retreat – November 2020

November 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Rev. Dr. Matthew Fox
What the mystics can tell us about pandemics and creation: Julian of Norwich


Learn more:
Matthew Fox Bio / Julian of Norwich overview / https://www.matthewfox.org/

Dr. Vivianne LaRivière
(ORA Loss & Living Program)
Pathways Towards Hope & Light


Learn more: Vivianne LaRiviere Bio / ORA overview / https://oramontreal.org/

Supplies

The first session, offered by Dr. Vivianne LaRivière, will engage some creative expression. You may choose to use some or all of the following, as you have on hand:

  • Pencils (including coloured pencils)
  • Pens (for journaling)
  • Markers
  • Crayons
  • Paints
  • Brushes
  • Construction paper
  • Bristol Board
  • Paper (for writing)                                                             
  • Magazines (to cut out)
  • Craft materials
  • Plasticine
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Pipe cleaners
  • String/yarn
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Feel free to add any other materials you have on-hand with which you enjoy playing and being creative…


Download the supply list: Suggested Supplies and an image to help with reflection: WhoIAmIGraphic171120v5

Schedule

Wednesday November 25th
9 :00am to 12:30pm

On-line through Zoom

Proposed Plan

9:00 – 9:15 Arrival of the participants
9:15 – 9:30 A time of prayer
9:30 – 10:45 1st Plenary Session & Small Groups

Dr. Vivianne LaRivière, DMin – ORA Loss and Living
“Pathways Towards Hope & Light” / « Les sentiers vers l’espoir et la lumière »

10:45 – 11:00 Health Break
11:00 – 11:10 A time of prayer
11:10 – 12:15 2nd Plenary Session & Small Groups

Rev. Dr. Matthew Fox, PhD – Theologian & Episcopal (Anglican) Priest
”What the mystics can tell us about pandemics and creation: Julian of Norwich”

12:15 – 12:30 Closing Prayer

12:30… Dinner on line for those who wish


Download the agenda: 2020-11-25-Agenda

Registration form

Details

Date:
November 25, 2020
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Organizer

David-Roger Gagnon
Email:
drgagnon@united-church.ca