Come and Rest Awhile…And Find Joy!

From Julie Hill, Director of Religious Education, St. Joseph the Worker, Dubuque

Date: May 25-26, 2017
Location: Shalom Spirituality Center, Dubuque
Cost: Commuter $41.50 includes lunch, dinner and breakfast; Overnight $66.50 includes lunch, supper, breakfast and private bedroom.
Time: May 25, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm; after dinner will include free time and/or social activities; May 26, 8:00 am – Noon


As the end of another academic year of faith formation programming comes to completion, spend time with other faith formation leaders to rest, reflect and rejuvenate yourself to begin again.  Activities will include reviewing the highlights of ‘A Church On The Move’ by Joe Paprocki, viewing sessions from The Wild Goose Is Loose by Fr. Dave Pivonka, TOR, therapeutic yoga with Michelle Watters, RYT, discussion and sharing with Joanne Pohland, Director of Catechetical Services as well as time for prayer and individual reflection.


This retreat experience will also include free time for walking the labyrinth, Eucharistic Adoration, spiritual direction, and massage.  Sr. Kathy Carr, BVM and Sr. Ginny Heldorfer, OSF will be available for 30 or 60 minute sessions of spiritual direction (additional cost; $15/30 minutes, $30/60 minutes).  Massage therapists from Integrating Wellness will be available for 30 or 60 minute sessions of massage (additional cost; $40/30 minutes, $60/60 minutes).


To register, contact Julie Hill,; (563) 588-1433.