A WORD FROM THE DIRECTOR
As we witness violence in our country and in so many parts of our world, we pause to reflect on our own complicity with a violent life-style. (See Deepening Our Awareness – Something to Ponder, pg. 2). Here is where you will find us living into Christ’s mission of PEACE:
Praying with St. Ignatius Parish Retreats
Beginning on February 11th, this 8-week retreat will be held at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, Wickliffe. Team Members include: Rev. Paul Barbins, Patrick Cleary-Burns, Kathy Haag, Bill Hunt, Claudette Matero and Carl Toomey. Two new leaders, Mary Coffey and Dave Jesenovec, will be mentored by experienced faith-sharing facilitators. Margaret Balewski serves as the JRH Administrator for the retreat.
Nurturing the Call
Beginning on Thursday, February 9th, a team of six leaders including Margaret Balewski, Joan Carney, Jeannie and Patrick Cleary-Burns, Debbie Dacone and Liz Nau will begin a 5-part program, “Cultivating Effective Leadership Skills,” which will be offered to Leaders/Facilitators of Praying with St. Ignatius and the St. Ignatius & Walsh Spirituality Program for Adults. Martha Campbell and Janet Lehane are co-organizers of this program!
Food for the Journey
On January 21st, 12 participants began a new book reflection series focusing on the text by Harvey D. Egan, SJ, Ignatius Loyola the Mystic. We continue with three more monthly sessions.
Read the entire 2017 February Newsletter.