July 27, 2018, Adrian, Michigan – Writing can be a sacred tool, allowing us to slow down enough to see the wonders of life all around us. Sister Tarianne DeYonker, OP, a certified Amherst Writer and Artist, leads a two-part series, “Writing as a Spiritual Practice,” to help participants understand and experience the spiritual values of writing.
Sessions are from 10:00 a.m. to noon on Saturdays, August 11, 2018, and August 18, 2018, at Weber Retreat & Conference Center. During the program, participants will write, welcoming in anything that shows up at a particular moment.
The cost for the series is $80, and registration is required. To register, visit www.webercenter.org and click on “programs.” Registrations may also be made by contacting Weber Center at 517-266-4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weber Center is on the campus of the Adrian Dominican Sisters’ Motherhouse, 1257 E. Siena Heights Drive, Adrian. Enter the Eastern-most driveway of the complex and follow the signs to Weber Center. For information, call the Weber Center at 517-266-4000.
April 25, 2018, Adrian, Michigan – What are your experiences of holy places and in what ways are you religious? Barbara Brown Zikmund, an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, will help participants to explore those questions in her two-part series, “Holy Spaces and Moments of Awe: How Holy Places Shape Human Communities.”
The talks will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, May 9 and May 23, 2018, at Weber Retreat and Conference Center.
A retired church historian from Detroit, Barbara has been involved in theological education for 40 years and has written extensively about Protestantism, the ecumenical movement, and interfaith issues. She holds a theology degree and a doctorate from Duke University.
The cost is $25 for the series or $15 for one session. Registration is required. To register, call Weber Center at 517-266-4000; visit www.webercenter.org, or email email@example.com.