‘Silent RetreatCONNECT!

 

Seeking His will, way and wisdom in order to serve In His Light ~

“to know Him, is to love Him, is to serve Him in this world and to be happy

with Him forever in the next!”  Baltimore Catechism!

                                                                                                                        

I Kindly ‘Speak a Word’ to…

SERIES ONE:

 

SILENT RETREAT DAY:

  1. The Dailiness of Prayer:  Rise and prepare yourself to receive 'your marching' orders from The Father! 
  1. ‘Prayer, Study, Labor, Re-creation!’                                                                                                                   An 'Horarium' ~ The hours by His Grace 
  1. Time Management with a Christian Perspective:                                                                                                         24-hours in a day…all 1,446 minutes!                                                                                                                      ~  ‘Silent Retreat Day’ ~ Handouts Galore!'                                                                                                          ~  ‘Fact Sheet for Faculty Spiritual Day!’

 

SERIES TWO:

FINDING YOUR PLACE TO SERVE IN THE VINEYARD!

  1.  ‘An Organizational Wheel of Ministry!’                                                                                                                In order to serve, a targeted ministry thrust that consolidates and illuminates keeping in mind the liturgical seasons, networking, intergenerational, ‘people with gifts’, stewardship and vocations.
  1.   ‘Wiring Diagram ~ From Rome to Your Church Parish!’                                                                                           A flow chart moving from the spiritual through an organizational foundation to one’s local ministry or mission utilizing assessment, recruitment, training and implementation.

 

SERIES THREE:

HERITAGE STUDIES SERIES:  ‘The Spirituality and Work of Heritage ~ Reverencing Those Who Have Gone Before!’

  1. ‘A Family Heritage Sequence!’ PPt. Presentation
  2. ‘Arthur Avenue Heritage Tour!’
  3. ‘Heritage Workshop!’
  4. Lifelong Learning Visit ~ ‘Genealogy and Historical Library!’

 

 

“We sit by fires we did not light. We drink from wells we did not dig!”  Author Unknown

1.) The Dailiness of Prayer:

Prepare yourself each day to receive your ‘marching orders’ from The Father

2.) Prayer, Study, Labor, Re-creation!’

Horarium ~ The hours by His grace!

 

3.) Time Management with a Christian Perspective:

24-hours of one day…all 1,446 minutes of it!

 

4.)  ‘An Organizational Wheel of Ministry!’

In order to serve, a targeted ministry thrust that consolidates and illuminates

keeping in mind the liturgical seasons, networking/electronic and print media,

intergenerational, ‘people with gifts’, stewardship and vocations.

  

5)  ‘Wiring Diagram ~ From Rome to Your Church Parish!’

A flow chart moving from the spiritual through an organizational foundation

to one’s local ministry or mission utilizing assessment, recruitment, training

and implementation.

  

6. ‘The Spirituality and Work of Heritage ~ Reverencing Those Who Have Gone Before!’

Heritage is something handed from one’s ancestry or the past, a characteristic,

culture or tradition. Reverence is a feeling or attitude of deep respect, love, awe and

esteem for something sacred.

“We sit by fires we did not light. We drink from wells we did not dig!”  Author Unknown

 

 

 'Silent Retreat Day'

Handouts Galore!

 

C.) ‘Fact Sheet for Faculty Spiritual Day!’

 

“A SERIES OF NOTES!”

 

I. Rule of St. Benedict!

 

II. Divine Interruptions!

 

III. General!

 

IV. Time Management/The Home!

 

V. Prayer/Journaling!

 

VI . The Father!

 

VIIMonastic Spirituality

 

 

2.) ‘READ! READ! READ!’

 

 

3.) ‘SPEAK A WORD’ ~ to list just a few…

I. ‘Thoughts for Time Management with Anecdotes of Life!’

II. ‘Serra Club, Diocese of Lake Charles East Deanery!’

III. ‘Novice Year Oblate Study of ‘Our Benedictine Way!’ Holy Angels Convent, Jonesboro, AR

IV. ‘Benedictine Sisters of Holy Angel Convent, Jonesboro, AR Series 1!’

V. ‘Benedictine Sisters of Holy Angels Convent, Jonesboro, AR Series 2!’
www.olivben.org/Oblates

VI. ‘Congregation of Divine Providence Associates Group’, Our Lady of the Lake University,

San Antonio, TX  

www.cdptexas.org

 

 

4.) ‘Sayings of Mom and Dad!’

The Old Sayings are Formative and Delight the Soul; Too Wonderful, Too True!

 

 

5.) “I’ve Been Thinking!”