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August 2, October 4, December 6, 2019. February 7, April 10, June 5, 2020.

"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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Second Fridays (odd months) (one exception) September 13, November 8, 2019 and January 17, March 13, and May 8, 2020.

CLERGY DAYS are held on designated Fridays during odd months led by Catherine Powell in Gower Estates from 9:30 AM until 2:30 PM. The fee is $40 (or $30 if you bring your own lunch). Join us for reflection alone and together during "To Love Our God”.

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November 11-15, 2019


"PRAYING SCRIPTURE RETREAT" at Meapkin Abbey. Monday, November 11 through Friday, November 15, 2019 (arrive between 2:00 and 2:30pm; leave by 11am). Led by Catherine Powell.

Fee $350 (includes lodging, all meals, daily spiritual direction). A $10 deposit is due by October 9, 2019.

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2020 Praying Scripture Retreats, format as above:

3-day, January 10-13, and May 15-18. Fee $300

4-Day, March 30 – April 3, September 7-11. Fee $350

Led by Catherine at Mepkin Abbey, Moncks Corner



January 31 - February 2, 2020


“Make Your Home in My Love” 22nd Annual Beach Retreat January 31 - February 2, 2020. Catherine Powell’s new book, due out early 2020, will be used for content as we become more aware of God’s invitation to live in God.

Fee $495 (includes ocean front single room, meals, daily spiritual direction). A $10 deposit is due by December 29, 2019.

Location: The Litchfield Inn, Pawleys Island, SC

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