Events - To learn more about an event, click on the links for more information where noted in each section. To register for an event, click on register.


October 5 & December 7, 2018. February 1, April 5 & June 7, 2019

"Leaving everything, following Christ into the desert.”


For DESERT DAYS, plan to arrive between 9:00 AM and 9:30 AM and conclude by 2:30 PM. Opening prayer, content, reflection time in solitude, lunch conversation, similar afternoon.

Led by Catherine Powell in Gower Estates. The fee is $40 ($30 if you BYO lunch). A deposit of $10 is due four days ahead. Sign up for all six sessions and pay a discounted fee of $180 (BYO lunch $120).

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August 13-20
, 2018


THE PRAYING SCRIPTURE DIRECTED RETREAT will be held August 13-20, 2018 and be held at Mepkin Abbey in Moncks Corner, SC. Catherine Powell will lead the retreat.

The retreat cost is $600.

Second Fridays (odd months) September 14, November 9, 2018. January 11, March 8, & May 10, 2019

CLERGY DAYS are back due to popular request on designated Fridays during odd months led by Cathering Powell in Gower Estates from 9:30 AM until 2:30 PM. The fee is $40 (or $30 if you bring your own lunch).

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"ENCOUNTERING GOD" Thursday, October 4, 2018  

"ENCOUNTERING GOD" through contemplative ministries. Over dessert and coffee, meet kindred spirits, enjoy informative presentations and conversations. Register by emailing Catherine Powell. Led by Rev. Kellie Wilson on Thursday, October 4 at Christ Church Episcopal, Greenville.

To attend this FREE event you are asked to bring someone to introduce them to the contemplative way.

"21ST ANNUAL BEACH RETREAT: Finding God in Poetry" February 8-10, 2019.  

"21st ANNUAL BEACH RETREAT" February 8-10, 2019 at The Litchfield Inn, Pawleys Island, SC. The event, led by Sr. Caroline, helps us discover new dimensions of God in poetry. Arrive on Friday by 4:30 PM; conclude on Sunday by 11:00 AM.

Fee $395 (includes oceanfront single room). A deposit of $10 due by December 29, 2018.

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"PRAYER: EXPERIENCING THE INTIMATE ENCOUNTER Friday, March 15 (6:30-9:30 PM) and Saturday, March 16, 2019 (9:30 AM - 5:00 PM). Led by Duke Walker at The Anchorage in Gower Estates, experience a time of reflection on prayer. Space limited, so reserve your spot soon.

Fee $75 (includes lunch). A $10 deposit is due by February 28, 2019.

For out-of-town participants, Embassy Suites on Verdae is about 2 miles away from The Anchorage. The hotel offers 2-room suites and a complimentary breakfast. If you’re interested in less expensive nearby hotels, be in touch.

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