Upcoming Events

2014 – 2015

September 25, 2014, 7:30 – 9:30 pm
An Evening with Fr. Laurence Freeman OSB
“Daily Wisdom”:
Meditation and Wisdom are both best understood and practiced in the ordinary circumstances of daily life.
Click here for more information and to register.
Chatham United Methodist Church
460 Main Street
Chatham, New Jersey 07928
$20 in advance; $25 at the door.

October 4, 2014
Retreat with Fr. Laurence Freeman OSB
“Daily Wisdom – Meditation and Wisdom are both best understood and practiced in daily life”.         
Marywood Retreat Center, Florida
Sponsored by the WCCM Neptune Beach Center
Saturday, 9:30 – 4:30 (lunch included)
See attached flyer to register ahead of time.

October 18, 2014
World Day of Prayer II: Silence, Another Approach to Interfaith Dialogue
Mt. St. Mary’s Doheny Campus, Mercy Chapel
Los Angeles CA 90007
Click here for flyer

November 2, 2014
Conscious Contact: Releasing the Power of Love
Christian Meditation as an 11th Step Practice
Sunday, 1 – 4pm (hospitality at 12:30)
St. John of the Cross Parish Center
5005 Wolf Road
Western Springs, IL
Click here for flyer with more information

November 15, 2014
A Way in the Wilderness: A Commentary of the Rule of Benedict for the Physically and Spiritually Imprisoned – presented by James Bishop
Pauline Books and Media Center, 9 – 12pm
3908 Sepulveda Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90230
Click here for flyer with more information

2015 – Save the Dates!

Friday, February 27, 2015, 8:30am – 3:00pm
Meditation with Children & Youth:
Silence and Stillness for All Settings
South Jacksonville Presbyterian Church
2137 Hendricks Avenue
Jacksonville, FL
Contacts: Michel Gribble-Dates 315.341.4235 or Nancy Splane 904.502.2633
To download a flyer with more information, please click here.
To register, click here


A series of classes exploring in depth the history and teachings of Christian mysticism. Classes are open to anyone of any spiritual tradition (or none) who wishes to understand the contemplative tradition. You need not have participated in the earlier classes to enjoy/benefit from the remainder of the series.
Early registration before September 13, 2014 is $199. After that date, yearly tuition would be $225. Tuition can also be payable at the door: $25 per class.
To register: Click here
To Register by phone call: Sharon 520-829-3197
For more information: Martha Keesecker marthakeesecker@comcast.net

School of Meditation 2014 – 2015 Essential Teaching Weekends
For meditators who practice Christian Meditation in the tradition of Fr. John Main OSB, seeking to deepen their practice and to strengthen their sense of community.

October 24 – 26, 2014
Friday 4:00pm – Sunday 1:30pm
Sisters of St. Joseph Villa Flora Renewal Center
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Private rooms available
Contact:  Linda Kaye at Neptune Beach Center email: wccmneptunebeach@att.net  or call 904-241-4738
For more information: Click here to download a flyer

June 19 – 21, 2015
Houston Texas
Pat King (713) 444-6014


February 20 – 22, 2015
Health and Healing Retreat
Rev. Glenda Meaken
Marywood Retreat Center
Jacksonville, FL
To download a flyer and register:  click here
More information:  wccmneptunebeach@att.net

May 1 – 3, 2015 WCCM-USA National Retreat
May 3 – 4, 2015  US National Council Meeting
Dominican Spirituality Center, Houston TX
Presenter:  Fr. Cyprian Consiglio, OSB Cam, Prior New Camaldoli Hermitage, Big Sur CA
Topic:  Bede Griffiths, Abhishiktananda and the Universal Call to Contemplation
Details and contacts to come.


Also visit these WCCM Centers for ongoing program schedules:

WCCM – USA Neptune Beach Christian Meditation Center
1112 Third Street
Neptune Beach, Florida 32266
Phone:  904-241-4738
Contact: wccmneptunebeach@att.net
The Cornerstone Center – A Christian Meditation Community
Contact: info@cornerstone-phx.org
Phone: 602-799-7525
Meets in the Franciscan Renewal Center
5802 E. Lincoln Drive
Scottsdale AZ 85253