Formative Spirituality

WISDOM WAY OF KNOWING GATHERINGS

Join us for a time of chanting, meditation, sacred body movement/gesture, teaching the Wisdom Way of Knowing (as highlighted by Cynthia Bourgeault), Lectio on the Gospel of Thomas, and community building. This is a come-when-you-can/no requirements type of gathering, open to anyone interested in this type of wisdom-knowing. MTS alumni are highly encouraged to participate!

Fridays 3:00-5:30pm
November 17 2017 (Spring Dates: February 16, March 23, April 27 2018)
Bahnson Center
Leader: Marcella Kraybill-Greggo
$20 per session

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Sacred Movement

Join us for an exploration of the “movement intelligence center,” highlighted by Cynthia Bourgeault. We will be led in sacred synchronized movements with Sacred Movement Facilitator, Deborah Rose Longo who was a Movement facilitator of Cynthia’s. This is a wonderful way to invite movement into your spiritual journey.

Saturdays 10:00am-4:00pm
November 18, 2017
Bahnson Center
Leader: Deborah Rose Longo
$45 per session

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Advent Pause

Throughout this evening, you will be invited into Mary’s perspective of this Advent season. Through reading the Divine text and exploring a few Advent stations, you will be guided into the vastness of Mary’s yes to God’s invitation. You may feel the courage to offer your own “yes” to God’s call in some area of your life. Join God’s invitation in this season. Come and enjoy a journey into Mary’s yes. This event will start with a light snack and is hosted by the graduates of the Spiritual Direction program at the Seminary.

Thursday, November 30, 6:00-8:00pm
Bahnson Center
Leader: MTS Alum Spiritual Directors
FREE (children welcome)

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Wisdom School: Spiritual Classics for the Contemplative in Action 

This offering is designed to engage attendees dialogue with the Desert Mothers and Fathers, exploring the stories of these masters, including their experiences of God and prayer, as well as the spirituality with which they moved out into the world.

This program will occur in a Wisdom School Retreat format, with a balance of prayer/meditation, teaching, sacred movement, and lectio divina.

January 16 - 18, 2018
10am on1/16 through 3pm on 1/18
St. Francis Center for Renewal
Leader: Marcella Kraybill-Greggo
$350 for attendees (or $275 for those who opt not to stay overnight at the retreat center)

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Wisdom School: Spirituality within Diversity 

Spirituality within Diversity offers exposure to a range of diverse expressions of healthy spirituality across diverse populations. Opportunity to engage with urban youth, share in a community meal (soup kitchen), and be immersed in our local urban culture will be a part of this wisdom school.

This program will occur in a Wisdom School Retreat format, so you can expect a balance of prayer/meditation, teaching, sacred movement, and lectio divina.

June 4 - 6, 2018
10am on 6/4 through 3pm on 6/6
St. Francis Center for Renewal
Leader: Marcella Kraybill-Greggo
$350 for attendees (or $275 for those who opt not to stay overnight at the retreat center)

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Wisdom School: Movements

July 23 - 28, 2018
Registration will be available at a future date