What we are all searching for is Someone to surrender to, something we can prefer to life itself. Well here is the wonderful surprise: God is the only one we can surrender to without losing ourselves. The irony is that we find ourselves, and now in a whole new field of meaning.
— Richard Rohr


Date: Saturday, November 30 (Advent begins, Sunday, December 1 this year)

Location: Loyola House, Guelph - at St. Brigid’s Villa

Half Day Option:

  • Morning Only - 9:30 - 12:30pm

  • Afternoon Only - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Fully Day Option:

  • 9:30am - 4:00pm

**More information to come about these options when registration opens.

Give Yourself the First Gift

Could this Christmas season be made more meaningful if you gave yourself one very important gift before it even started?

You’re invited to this “Preparing for Advent” Retreat designed to help you:

  • slow down, listen deeply, and prepare for the season ahead

  • ground yourself in Love so you’re giving from the heart

  • find renewed meaning in the Christian season of Advent

  • discover new ways to mark this month with hope

  • learn some spiritual practices to help you ground in God this month

  • enjoy a couple of “gifts” - special treats and surprises!

Registration coming later this fall.