Upcoming Events

October 30-31, 2015
“The Early Christian Mystics” with Rev. Dr. Kathleen Weller
Friday, Oct 30: 5:30-9:00pm
Saturday Oct 31: 8:30am-3:30pm
The Sanctuary Church
1400 North Federal Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Cost: $45 per person for both days; $20 per person Friday only, $35 Saturday only
Dr. Weller will introduce us to John Cassian and the Desert Fathers and the Christian mystical tradition. She will be joined on Saturday by Rev. Dwayne Black, pastor of The Sanctuary Church.
Download a detailed event schedule and registration page: here.
For any questions, contact: Shelley Hartman (hartmancaro@gmail.com).

December 6-13, 2015
WCCM International School Retreat
led by Fr. Laurence Freeman OSB

San Damiano Retreat Center, Danville California 94526

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This retreat is now full and registration is closed. To inquire about a waiting list, contact clairelascola2@gmail.com

A ‘School Retreat’ is a more intensive retreat and provides a rare opportunity to benefit from the ​deeper ​silence and stillness of meditation over an extended period. It is the Fifth stage of the WCCM School of Meditation; participants are familiar with the ​e​ssential ​teaching of the Community​ and will have ​started ​a regular meditation practice​.

January 29-31, 2016
Silent Meditation Retreat:  “Love and the Gift of Failure”

DVD talks from Fr. Laurence Freeman’s annual retreat: Monte Oliveto Siena, Italy
Marywood Retreat Center, Jacksonville, FL
Cost: $275 for private room, deposit required $75
$420 for double room ($210 per person), deposit required $120
Contact: wccmneptunebeach@att.net (904-241-4738) for registration or information.
Download a flyer here.

Friday, January 28 and 29, 2016 – SAVE THE DATES!
Fr. Laurence Freeman OSB

7:00 – 9:00 pm, January 28:
Memorial Drive United Methodist Church
12955 Memorial Drive
Houston TX 77079
7:30 – 9:00 pm, January 29:
Christ Church Cathedral
1117 Texas Avenue,
Houston, TX
More details to come.

March 11 – 13, 2016 – A School of Meditation Event
Weekend Workshop: 
The Way of Self-Knowledge: A Workshop on Healing and Transformation in Christian Meditation
Tim and Karen Pedigo, facilitators
The purpose of this workshop is to help participants realize how meditation supports spiritual formation by the work of the Holy Spirit as we “leave self behind”. Through meditation, self-reflection, and group discussion, we will explore the teachings of Father John Main and Father Laurence Freeman to deepen our understanding of healing and personal transformation.
For more information and to register, click here.
Cenacle Retreat Center, 513 Fullerton Parkway, Chicago, IL 60614

School of Meditation 2015-16 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.

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The Rev. Glenda Meakin and Dr. Gene Bebeau will facilitate.
Cornerstone Center at the Franciscan Renewal Center
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
For further information contact Joanne Rapp.
email: joannemr@cox.net

May 20-22, 2016
Sisters of St. Joseph Villa Flora Renewal Center
St. Augustine, FL
Details TBA


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