December 2016

THE GIFT OF YEARS
December 1 – Thursday
9:30-11:30 a.m.
Presenter: Marla Lang, FSPA
As we begin the Advent Season, not only people facing aging but everyone may find themselves desiring to live a more spiritually centered and balanced life. We will examine some of Joan Chittister’s reflections on living into the values offered every day, about growing older with grace. . . the struggles, temptations and surprises, the potential and joys. Suggested offering $10.00.

PRAY AS YOU CAN – NOT AS YOU CAN’T
December 6 – Tuesday
9:30-11:30 a.m.
Presenter: Dick Bruesehoff
Prayer can take an infinite number of forms! Some forms come easily, while others can be very challenging. Using Myers-Briggs personality types, we will explore why some forms may be easier for you than others. We’ll practice a variety of prayer forms together and encourage you to identify and claim the ways you can pray! Suggested offering $10.00.

ADVENT: WHEN GOD INTERRUPTS OUR LIVES
December 7 – Wednesday
9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Presenter: Pat Pintens
Our lives are filled with interruptions. Some we welcome some we can dowithout. Have you ever thought of the ANNUNCIATION as an interruption? What was Mary doing when Gabriel knocked on her door? Let’s explore the annunciation story to discover some of the graces that interruptions can bring
into our lives-even when we’re busy getting ready for Christmas. Bring a lunch. Suggested offering $15.00.