Archives for April 2017

Convents, Jails and Other Tales

Title of book or publication
Convents, Jails and Other Tales
Author(s)
Sister Barbara Jean Brown
Publisher
Welkom Publications
Month and Year of Publication
December 2015
Description or summary
A beginners guide to reading the Mystics. A discussion of the development of Spiritual languages, such as Apophatic and Kataphatic or Affectice and Speculative ways of expressing ones understanding of our relationship with God. This book offers a short biographical look at about 80 different Christian Mystics and does so in primarily a chronological fashion.
Where can the publication be purchased?
Amazon
Contact name
Sister BJ Brown
Email
SisterBJBrown@gmail.com

Days of Awe and Wonder, By Marcus J. Borg

Title of book or publication
Days of Awe and Wonder
Author(s)
Marcus J. Borg
Publisher
Harper One
Month and Year of Publication
2017
Description or summary
How to be a Christian in the 21st Century. A collection of pivotal writings, interviews, and previously unpublished works from one of the most influential theologians of out time on what it means to be a Christian today.
Website
http://www.marcusjborgfoundation.org
Where can the publication be purchased?
Amazon, book stores, etc.

Winterlight at Kanuga, Dec. 27-Jan. 1 (Hendersonville, NC)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Winterlight at Kanuga
When does it start?
12/27/2017
When does it end?
01/01/2018
Tell us where you’re holding the event
130 Kanuga Chapel Dr
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
What kind of event is it?
Conference
Tell us more about what you’re planning
Winterlight is a celebrated Kanuga tradition open to high school students grades 9–12 and recent high school graduates. As part of our KEY Conference series, Winterlight brings in the new year for Kanuga Empowered Youth. Take this chance to get away from the distractions of everyday life and spend time meeting new friends, hanging out with old ones, singing, dancing, ringing in the New Year and exploring your thoughts and beliefs. Participants come together in an inclusive fellowship that embodies the vibrancy of the national Episcopal Church. Adult chaperones will attend all plenary sessions and have their own workshops.
Does the event have a website?
https://www.kanuga.org/our-programs/youth-conferences/winterlight

Ireland: A Fall Pilgrimage, Oct. 16-24 (Hendersonville, NC)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Ireland: A Fall Pilgrimage
When does it start?
10/16/2017
When does it end?
10/24/2017
Tell us where you’re holding the event
130 Kanuga Chapel Dr
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
What kind of event is it?
Trip/Pilgrimage
Tell us more about what you’re planning
Join President Michael R. Sullivan on a special “Kanuga-journey.” Destined to be an unforgettable experience, this Ireland pilgrimage is aimed at renewal of mind, body and spirit through powerful connections with nature, in exploring rich canons of heritage and myth and through learning in the company of great teachers. The Ireland pilgrimage is limited to 25 guests.
Does your organization have a website you’d like to share?
https://www.kanuga.org
Does the event have a website?
https://www.kanuga.org/our-programs/adult-conferences-retreats/ireland

Icon Writing with Teresa Harrison, Nov. 11-17 (Hendersonville, NC)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Icon Writing with Teresa Harrison
When does it start?
11/11/2017
When does it end?
11/17/2017
Tell us where you’re holding the event
130 Kanuga Chapel Dr
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28792
What kind of event is it?
Conference
Tell us more about what you’re planning
Join renowned instructor Teresa Harrison for a course in the ancient technique of icon writing. This process inspires prayerful meditation, both while creating the art and reflecting on the finished piece. This six-day retreat includes Eucharist, chant, prayer, silence and lively conversation, free time and social hours. Icons will be written in acrylic paint and gold leaf, a medium which resembles traditional egg tempera.
Does your organization have a website you’d like to share?
https://www.kanuga.org
Does the event have a website?
https://www.kanuga.org/our-programs/adult-conferences-retreats/icon-writing-teresa-harrison

Enneagram Conference, Oct. 26-29 (Hendersonville, NC)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Enneagram Conference
When does it start?
10/26/2017
When does it end?
10/29/2017
Tell us where you’re holding the event
130 Kanuga Chapel Dr
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
What kind of event is it?
Conference
Tell us more about what you’re planning
During an extended weekend of dynamic lectures, workshops and group work, participants will apply the Enneagram’s wisdom to every aspect of their lives. Among the special events presented at this year’s conference are a live panel discussion featuring spiritual leaders representing some of the world’s most embraced spiritual pathways, ICB’s “Living Enneagram” and an new theatrical performance enacting the principles of the Enneagram.
Does your organization have a website you’d like to share?
https://www.kanuga.org
Does the event have a website?
https://www.kanuga.org/our-programs/adult-conferences-retreats/enneagram

Faith, Art and Creative Expression: A Liturgical Arts Conference, Aug. 20-24 (Hendersonville, NC)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Faith, Art and Creative Expression: A Liturgical Arts Conference
When does it start?
08/20/2017
When does it end?
08/24/2017
Tell us where you’re holding the event
130 Kanuga Chapel Dr
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
What kind of event is it?
Conference
Tell us more about what you’re planning
Faith, art and creative expression is designed to provide opportunities to connect with the Divine through many forms of artistic expression. Choose from needlepoint, embroidery, photography, weaving or bringing your own projects to work on. Classes are led by some of the finest artisans in their fields.
Does your organization have a website you’d like to share?
https://www.kanuga.org
Does the event have a website?
https://www.kanuga.org/our-programs/adult-conferences-retreats/faith-art-creative-expression

Renewal Conference, June 25-30 (Hendersonville, NC)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Renewal Conference
When does it start?
06/25/2017
When does it end?
06/30/2017
Tell us where you’re holding the event
130 Kanuga Chapel Dr
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
What kind of event is it?
Conference
Tell us more about what you’re planning
Kanuga’s annual Renewal Conference brings families and friends together for a week of teaching, worship and healing. Designed as a spiritual recharge, the week features dynamic morning and evening teaching, afternoon relaxation and workshops and powerful worship. Featuring keynote speaker C. Baxter Kruger, Phd, theologian and writer, is the Director of Perichoresis Ministries.
Does your organization have a website you’d like to share?
https://www.kanuga.org
Does the event have a website?
https://www.kanuga.org/our-programs/adult-conferences-retreats/renewal

Circus of Life Art Exhibition, May 12-July 2 (Portland, OR)

Tell us what you’re planning …
Circus of Life Art Exhibition
When does it start?
05/12/2017
When does it end?
07/02/2017
Tell us where you’re holding the event
147 NW 19th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97209
What kind of event is it?
Art Exhibition
Tell us more about what you’re planning
More than thirty artists will show their original work related to the circus theme in paintings, drawings, watercolor, pastel, prints, textiles, photography, wood and ceramics at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, Oregon. The exhibit is curated by the Trinity Arts Commission and the selections were juried by Gerrie Congdon, Michael Manwaring, Allan Oliver and Randall Vemer.
Does your organization have a website you’d like to share?
www.trinity-episcopal.org
Does the event have a website?
www.trinity-episcopal.org/arts/arts-festival
Contact name
Pam Knepper
Email
pam@trinity-episcopal.org

4/7/17: Priest for Pastoral Care (NYC)

What are you looking for?
Priest for Pastoral Care
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Trinity Church Wall Street
Where is the job site located?
New York, NY
What do you want this person to do?
Position Summary:
The Priest for Pastoral Care is responsible for developing and coordinating the delivery of pastoral care ministries and nurture at Trinity Church Wall Street. In this role, you will assess pastoral care needs for individuals and the larger community, and collaborate with the ministry team to respond to those needs. Your leadership will support a community of compassion and hospitality. Sacramental preparation, liturgies for baptisms, funerals and weddings, ministry to small group communities and program development also will be integral to your pastoral care ministry at Trinity.
What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
What is the application process?
Kindly send in your resume and cover letter to hrp@trinitywallstreet.org.
When is the application deadline?
09/01/2017
Is there a link to the job posting or application somewhere?
https://www.trinitywallstreet.org/about/careers#priest
Do you have a website?
https://www.trinitywallstreet.org/