Calendar of Events

August 1, 2014 – August 7, 2014

Finding God in Every Nook and Cranny

Based on her books, Everyday Epiphanies and When the Rain Speaks, Sister Melannie’s retreat will focus on some of the places will find God in our ordinary lives—in relationships, nature, work, play, joy, suffering, and prayer.

Start: August 1, 2014 5:30 pm
End: August 7, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Franciscan Spiritual Center
Phone: 610-558-6796
Address:
609 South Convent Road, Aston, PA, 19014

July 13, 2014 – July 18, 2014

Everyday Epiphanies: Seeking God in Every Nook and Cranny

This retreat will explore some of the places we find God in our everyday lives: in friendship, nature, work, play, joy, love, pain and prayer. We will reflect on some of the major epiphanies in scripture as well as on the epiphanies in our ordinary life.

Start: July 13, 2014 8:00 am
End: July 18, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Chiara Center
Phone: 217-523-0901
Address:
4875 LaVerna Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

June 8, 2014 – June 13, 2014

Finding God in Every Nook and Cranny

This retreat focuses on some of the places we find God in our everyday life: in relationships, nature, work, play, joy, suffering, and prayer.

Start: June 8, 2014 7:00 pm
End: June 13, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Sacred Heart Monastery
Address:
916 Convent Road, Cullman, AL, 35055

June 7, 2014

Finding God in Every Nook and Cranny

This is one day retreat is open for anyone who wishes to attend. It is co-sponsored by the Benedictine Sisters Retreat Center in Cullman, AL and the Office of Lay Ministry for the Diocese.

Start: June 7, 2014 9:00 am
End: June 7, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Sacred Heart Monastery
Phone: 256-615-6118
Address:
916 Convent Road, Cullman, AL, 35055
Cost: $30

May 18, 2014 – May 24, 2014

Traits of a Healthy Spirituality

This retreat focuses on some of the signs of a healthy spirituality such as friendship, love and respect for creation, the balancing of work and leisure, prayer, laughter, compassion, and the ability to live with adversity and ambiguity. Using scripture, music, stories, and humor, Sister Melannie will lead us in prayerfully exploring God’s active presence in our everyday lives.

Start: May 18, 2014 4:00 pm
End: May 24, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Mercy Conference and Retreat Center
Phone: 314-966-4686
Address:
2039 N. Geyer Road., St. Louis, MO , 63131

May 5, 2014

Celebrating God’s Presence in Nature

Sister Melannie will speak at the 41st Annual Senior Celebration. The morning also includes an ecumenical prayer service, sharing, and lunch by Aladdin Food Service.

Start: May 5, 2014 9:00 am
End: May 5, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Notre Dame Educational Center
Address:
13000 Auburn Road, Chardon, OH, 44024, United States
Cost: $10

April 25, 2014

Is Mary a Noun or a Verb?

Sister Melannie will give a presentation for the wives of the deacons of the Cleveland diocese. Her presentation is entitled “Is Mary a Noun or a Verb?”

Start: April 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: St. Mary Church
Address:
Hudson, OH, United States

April 5, 2014

Celebrating God’s Presence in Nature

This day of spirituality for women is sponsored by the Diocesan Council of Catholic Women of the Diocese of Steubenville, OH.

Start: April 5, 2014 10:00 am
End: April 5, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: St. Mary Church
Phone: 740-695-9993
Address:
212 W. Main St., St. Clairsville, OH 43950

March 28, 2014 – March 29, 2014

Everyday Epiphanies: Finding God in Every Nook and Cranny

This retreat will explore some of the places we find God in daily life: in friendship, nature, work, play, joy, pain, and prayer. The retreat will consist of input sessions, quiet time, and sharing. Using scripture, stories, poetry, music, and humor, Sister Melannie will lead us in rediscovering our own everyday epiphanies.

Start: March 28, 2014 7:00 pm
End: March 29, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Franciscan Spirituality Center
Phone: 418-443-1485
Address:
200 St. Francis Ave., Tiffon, OH 44883

March 1, 2014

How to Stay Spiritually Alive as a Parent or Grandparent

This retreat day is for the parents and grandparents of the students at Julie Billiart School. The day will include input, prayer, music, stories, sharing–and lunch!

Start: March 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: March 1, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Bethany Retreat Center
Address:
13000 Auburn Road, Chardon, Ohio, 44024