Friday, October 27, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017
October 27 – 29, 2017
Fri 7:30 pm to Sun 10 am
Wisdom Centre @ St. Laurence Anglican Church
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
The Wisdom Centre is pleased to announce that Dan Hines, Anglican Priest, political activist and facilitator, will be with us in Calgary, October 27-29, 2017. Dan has been mentored by Parker J. Palmer and The Centre for Courage and Renewal and will be with us in Calgary to tell us more about the transforming power of circles of trust.
Friday, October 27, 7:30 pm Public lecture: A Hidden Wholeness: The Work of Parker J. Palmer and the Circle of Trust Approach
A Circle of Trust is distinguished from other ways of being together by principles and practices intended to create a process of safe space to nurture personal and professional integrity and the courage to act on it. Dan will share about the trans-formative power of intentional small groups.
Saturday, October 28, 9:30-4:00 Workshop: Living a Whole Life: A Courage & Renewal Workshop (MAXIMUM 25 people for Saturday. REGISTER EARLY!)
Live a whole life. Clarify and affirm your values in a Circle of Trust one day workshop. Give your truth strength to flow out into your life and life’s work. Be in alignment with your deepest values. Explore issues of transition, vocation, life passion, purpose, meaning, direction, aging, relationships and underlying life patterns.
In a Circle of Trust, we are invited to slow down, listen and reflect in a quiet and focused space. At the same time, we engage in dialogue with others in the circle – a dialogue about things that matter. As this “sorting and sifting” goes on and we can clarify and affirm our truth in the presence of others, that truth is more likely to overflow into our work and lives.
Sunday, October 29, 10:00 am. Dan Hines will be the guest preacher at the 10:00 am service at St. Laurence Anglican Church
Meet Your Facilitator
Dan Hines is Courage & Renewal® Facilitator mentored by Parker J. Palmer and the Center for Courage & Renewal. Dan Hines is a leadership consultant for business, educational, and religious organizations, a coach and speaker. Much of his professional experience has been in ministry as an ordained priest in the Anglican Church of Canada. He also coaches and mentors clergy and faith leaders in association with his colleagues at Companion Way. His approach as a facilitator, priest, consultant and coach is to help others rediscover their integrity and identity. Recently, Dan has also begun consulting about intentional communities and co-operative living from his ongoing experience with the RareBirds Housing Co-operative, an intentional community in Kamloops, British Columbia, that he co-created with his spouse and nine others. Dan holds a Master of Divinity and has a background in management, contracting and horticulture. He feels the most integrated when hiking and camping and always welcomes a good meal with friends.
About Our Venue
Launched in 2007 by the Anglican Parish of St. Laurence in Calgary, Alberta, the Wisdom Centre was – and continues to be – inspired by the realization that traditional religion often does not meet people’s spiritual needs. Since its inception the Wisdom Centre has cast a wide net and welcomes all that embrace a path to the divine through spiritual practice.
Registration & Fees
Cost Before October 15th: Both Friday and Saturday $100; Friday only $15.
Cost After October 15th: Friday $20 and Saturday $100.
Registration Deadline: Please register by October 25, 2017.
Questions about this retreat?
Contact Wisdom Centre at firstname.lastname@example.org
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