Events

 
 

The Casita Series

Voices for Hope

Date: Wednesdays, Jan. 14 - Feb. 18
Time: 6-7:30 p.m.

Location: The Casita, The Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253.
The Casita is located near the Healing Garden on the west side.

Cost: Free. Donations accepted.

Registration: No registration required. For more information call Joanne Rapp 602-799-7525.

    Jan. 14: Women in Africa: Their Challenge & Gifts, presented by Agnes Umuligirwa, a U.S. citizen, formerly a refugee from Rwanda. She survived the Rwandan genocide of 20 years ago and tells of her experiences and faith during that horrendous time and since. Listeners will find her to be a captivating voice and intriguing person.


    Jan. 21: Women In Africa, presented by Agnes Umuligirwa.


    Jan. 28: Podcast, featuring Laurence Freeman, OSB


    Feb. 4: Finding Hope Beyond the Clouds of Egoism, presented by Pastor Dennis Richmond


    Feb. 11: Finding Hope Beyond Images and Desire, presented by Pastor Dennis Richmond


    Feb. 18: Forgiveness: The Core Lesson of Lent, presented by Adriana Cavina, M.Div., D.Min.


A Lenten Series - Paths of Transformation
The Desert Fathers & Mothers

Date: Saturday, Feb. 21
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: Guadalupe Room, The Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253.

Cost: $40, includes lunch. SAVE! Register for all three Lenten Series seminars for $100.

Registration: Register by sending a check or money order payable to The Cornerstone Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253. For more information call Joanne Rapp 602-799-7525.

Presenter: Elizabeth Ursic, Ph.D, M.Div., is a professor of religious studies at Mesa Community College. She is a graduate of Yale Divinity School.

Program: Details coming soon!


A Lenten Series - Paths of Transformation
Meditation in Motion: The Labyrinth Journey
Date: Saturday, Feb. 28

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: Guadalupe Room, The Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253.

Cost: $40, includes lunch. SAVE! Register for all three Lenten Series seminars for $100.

Registration: Register by sending a check or money order payable to The Cornerstone Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253. For more information call Joanne Rapp 602-799-7525.

Presenter: JoAnn Mast leads labyrinth workshops and facilitator training in France, Canada and the United States. She has served on the Board of Director for Veriditas, a non-profit corporation. “Veriditas” originated with Hildegard of Bingen, meaning “the greening power of life.”

Program: Details coming soon!


A Lenten Series - Paths of Transformation
Christ, Beauty and the Celtic Spirit: John O’Donohue & Laurence Freeman

Date: Saturday, March 7

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: St. Agnes Room, The Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253.

Cost: $40, includes lunch. SAVE! Register for all three Lenten Series seminars for $100.

Registration: Register by sending a check or money order payable to The Cornerstone Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253. For more information call Joanne Rapp 602-799-7525.

Presenter: Adriana Cavina, M.Div., D.Min.

Program: Details coming soon!


In the Light of the Resurrection: Commitment

Date: Friday, April 24 through Sunday, April 26

Time: Begins Friday at 6 p.m. and ends at noon Sunday

Location: The Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253.

Cost: $300-single room; $220-double room; $130 for commuters

Registration: Register by sending a check or money order payable to The Cornerstone Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253. For more information call Joanne Rapp 602-799-7525.

Presenter: The Rev. Glenda Meakin, from Ontario, Canada

Program: Details coming soon!

 

Group Meditation

Group meditation sessions are open to people of all experience levels. Come deepen your practice at one of our locations. Initial instruction is provided for newcomers. Free will donations welcomed.


The Cornerstone Center: 5802 E. Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Locations vary. See schedule below.

Times & Location:
Mondays: 11:30 a.m.
at the Meditation Chapel

Wednesdays:
11:30 a.m.
at the Casita

Fridays: 11:30 a.m.
at the Meditation Chapel


Ignatian Spirituality Center: 4801 N. 1st St., Phoenix, AZ 85012

Time:
• Monday-Thursdays, 5:30 p.m.


See our Resources Page for a complete list of groups.



2015 Retreats


John Main Seminar
Jan. 12-18, 2015
University of Waikato
Hamilton, New Zealand
Register online here.


Health, Healing & Wholeness Silent Retreat
Feb. 20-22, 2015
Marywood Retreat Center
Jacksonville, FL
Register here.


WCCM-USA National Retreat
May 1-3, 2015
Dominican Spirituality Center
Houston

More details to come!