Upcoming Workshops

Wholeness and Holiness: The Woman's Psychological and Spiritual Journey

Sep 16, 2017 9:30-12:30 pm
Yvonne Hymel and Jane Hebert
Archdiocesan Spirituality Center 2501 Maine Avenue Metairie
This talk focuses on a woman's psycho-social-spiritual development. It looks at the internal forces and the external circumstances that lead to a time of transition and from there how a spiritual transformation begins. Cost $35.00 (adjustments can be made)

Living Freely and Lightly (Northshore)

Sep 18, 2017 9:30-11:30 am
Sr. Jeanne Moore, O.P.
Northshore Catholic Center 4465 East Hwy. 190 E Service Rd. Covington
Jesus' invitation to his disciples recorded in Matthew 11:28-30 can seem too good to be true. Nevertheless, his promise of rest and refreshment is real. We'll explore how to receive his wonderful gifts. Come spend two hours twice being restored! Cost $35.00 (adjustments can be made)

What is Spiritual Direction? (Shreveport)

Sep 25, 2017 10:00-12:00 pm and Sep 25, 2017 7:00-9:00 pm
Sr. Dorothy Trosclair, O.P.
Diocese of Shreveport Catholic Center-Patio Room, 3500 Fairfield Ave. Shreveport
Throughout the history of the Church there have always been men and women who listened to the prayer experiences of those wanting assistance with their prayer. In this two hour session learn how Spiritual Direction can help you grow in your prayer life, nurture your relationship with God and enable you to become more attentive to God in your daily life. Cost $25.00 (Adjustments can be made)

Training in Faith Companioning (North Shore)

Oct 5, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Oct 12, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Oct 19, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Oct 26, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Nov 2, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Nov 9, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Nov 16, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Nov 30, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Dec 7, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Dec 14, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm, Jan 4, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Jan 11, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Jan 18, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Jan 25, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Feb 1, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Feb 8, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Feb 15, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Feb 22, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, Mar 1, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm, and Mar 8, 2018 9:30-12:00 pm
Sr. Gloria Murillo, S.T.J.
Northshore Catholic Center, 4465 East Hwy. 190 E Service Rd. Covington
“Did not our hearts burn within us as he talked to us along the way” —Luke 24:32 A Faith Companion is a person skilled in spiritual conversation through faith, listening skills, shared prayer and faith sharing. A Faith Companion accompanies another in spiritual friendship. This is a two semester ministry training course. It is designed for people who are currently doing some form of spiritual conversation. For Men and Women, Laity, Religious, Clergy who are in Christian Ministry: • Parishes • Schools • Home Visitation • RCIA Sponsors • Hospitals • Prayer Groups • Informal “Coffee Cup” Faith Sharing Cost $200.00 (adjustments can be made)

Can Dreams Enhance Spiritual Growth?

Oct 6, 2017 7:00-9:00 pm
Sr. Janice Bachman, O.P.
Archdiocesan Spirituality Center 2501 Maine Avenue Metairie
Dreams can be a significant component in discerning spiritual growth. Significant dreams are recorded in scripture and in Christian tradition. This session will focus on the relationship between dreams and spiritual growth, how paying attention to our dreams can assist us on our journey and help us deepen our relationship with God. Cost $25.00 (adjustments can be made)