An ecumenical ministry of RAYNE MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
The School for Contemplative Living
Monday, September 27, 2021
Listening in Stillness, Serving in Joy!

Centering Prayer Retreat 2021

Come join our global contemplative community for an annual centering prayer retreat, co-sponsored with Contemplative Outreach of New Orleans. Register here:
Full Schedule:
  • Friday, August 20th
5:30 pm Welcome, Zoom orientation, Introductions
6:00 pm Introduction: From Seeker to Sage: Journey to the Unknowable
3 minute Stretch Break
6:30 pm Conference:  Stages of Prayer & Faith
7:30 pm Centering Prayer - 30 minute period
8:00 pm Brief Closure
 
  • Saturday, August 21st
9:00 am Centering Prayer - 30 minutes
9:30 am Break
9:45 am Conference:  The Awakening
10:45 am Q & A
11:00 am Break
11:15 am Conference:  The Seeker
12:00 pm Q & A
12:15 pm Lunch, Rest, Solitude
2:00 pm Centering Prayer - 30 minutes
2:30 pm Break
2:45 pm Conference:  The Servant
3:45 pm Q& A
4:00 pm Centering Prayer - 30 minutes
6:30 pm Small Group Gathering  (Breakout Rooms)
7:15 pm Brief Closure
  • Sunday, August 22nd
9:00 am Centering Prayer - 30 minutes
9:30 am Good Morning - Announcements
9:45 am Conference:  Journey to the Unknowable
3 Minute Stretch Break
10:15 am Conference:  The Sage
11:00 am Q & A
11:15 am Group Review/Evaluation
12:00 pm Centering Prayer - 20 minutes
12:20 pm Closing Remarks
12:30 pm Go In Peace!