Living in Christ is a parish-based, one day retreat (including Mass) geared for adults (age 18-118) presented by people of the parish community. They share their stories of faith, helping you make your own connection between your faith and life. Through presentations, discussions, music, prayer and ritual, you are presented with an opportunity to begin, renew or strengthen your personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Who should participate in a Living in Christ retreat?
Anyone who would like to better understand and experience the relationship into which God calls us;
Adults preparing for sacraments;
Parents whose children are preparing for sacraments;
Anyone in parish ministry or as preparation for participation in parish ministry;
Anyone between the ages of 18-118!
Benefits of the Living in Christ Retreat
Connecting with fellow parishioners
Sharing experiences to connect with God on personal level
Becoming more active at church
Growing in your personal relationship with God.
Improving your relationship with God so that you can better teach your children the faith
Listen to the testimony of one parishioner who attended a Living in Christ retreat and the impact it had on her life (with an introduction by former associate pastor, Fr. James Arwady)
When are Living in Christ retreats offered in 2013? Retreats run from 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM and include Mass. The new Living in Christ retreat schedule will be announced in the fall of 2013.
What does it cost to attend a Living in Christ retreat?
It costs NOTHING to attend a Living in Christ retreat. The retreat is provided free of charge; however, a free will offering is appreciated to cover the cost of lunch.
How do I register for a Living in Christ retreat? There are no Living in Christ retreats scheduled for spring or summer 2013. Check back in the fall for more opportunities to attend this dynamic retreat!
Some comments from past retreatants:
The team did an excellent job on their presentations…I am very glad I came.
Thanks and God bless all those who put their time and talents into this gathering. May we all recognize the power of this experience.
Great music! A Great day!
I really enjoyed this retreat. The presenters were well-versed in their faith.
The retreat was wonderful!
I appreciate the hard work put into this retreat. No matter what stage a person is in, in their faith, they could benefit from this retreat.
I found this a very spiritual experience and would attend more.