The Guild for Spiritual Guidance

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The Guild for Spiritual Guidance -- Fall Retreat Agenda, 2016


Noticing the Numinous

Presenter: Joan Deiters


Friday


3:00 - 4:00 Check-in and Social Time

4:00 - 4:30  Welcoming New Graduates into the Greater Guild

4:30 – 5:55 Community Sharing

5:55 – 6:00 Dinner Reading/Prayer

6:00 – 7:00 Dinner

7:00 – 7:15 Wisdom House Hospitality and Housekeeping requests

7:15 – 7:30 Welcome and Introduction to Weekend Presenter, Joan Deiters

7:30 – 9:00 Session One: Noticing the Numinous

9:00 – 10:00 Evening Reading and Fellowship

10:00 Entering the Great Silence Together


Saturday


7:30 - 7:55 Gathered in Silence

7:55 – 8:00 Morning Reading & End of Great Silence

8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast

9:00 – 9:10 Announcements

9:10 – 10:30 Session Two: Noticing our Sacred places

10:30 – 11:15 Quiet Reflection

11:15 – 12:00 Group reflection

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

1:00 – 2:30 Session Three: Noticing the Numinous in Nature

2:30 – 4:00 Quiet Reflection and Free Time

4:00 – 4:30 Group Sharing

4:30 – 5:30 How to Share the Sacred Work of the Guild with Others – Mark and Dianne

5:30 – 6:30 Dinner

6:30 – 8:00 Session Four: Noticing the Numinous in Dreams

8:00 - 8:30 Break

8:30 – 9:45 Mixed Quads

9:45 - !0:00 Entering the Great Silence together


Sunday


7:30 -7:55 Gathered in silence
7:55 - 8:00 Morning Reading & End of Great Silence

8:00 - 9:00 Breakfast

9:00 - 9:15 Announcements
9:15 -10:45 Session Five: Noticing What we have Noticed.

10:45 -11:00 Break

11:00 - 11:45 Closing Ritual and Worship

12 noon Lunch and Departure


House Security: The doors to WH are locked at all times. The door code for this weekend is ____. Enter each number separately then turn the knob clockwise and pull the door open. If the door doesn’t open, turn the knob counter-clockwise to clear and re-enter the code.

Check Out: WH asks that all items be out of our rooms by 9:00 am on Sunday. Before leaving your room on Sunday, please re-make your bed with a blessing for the next person who will come seeking rest and renewal as we have. Used linens are to be placed in the linen chute at the end of the hall.

Cari’s Cell: Questions or emergencies? Please call 201-321-7216.