Silent Retreats

  

 *If you are interested in experiencing a Silent Retreat with your Small Group, please write to Julie by clicking on the Contact tab above. 

 

 
2017 Silent Retreats
 

 
Preparing Your Heart for the Holidays Silent Retreat 
Dates: Saturday, November 4th and Monday, November 6th - Now Filled.
We are offering a half day morning session (9am-Noon/cost $20) and a full day (9am-3:30pm/cost $35) option.
Half day option - Morning session: guided prayer experience, journal, and breakfast.
Full day option - Includes morning and afternoon guided prayer experience, journal, Christmas theme craft (an extra $3), and breakfast and lunch.
Please RSVP:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and send a non-refundable $20 deposit to:
Heart Matters Publishing
P. O. Box 10671
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
 

 

We are offering a Summer Silent Retreat on Friday, June 23rd.

We are offering a half day morning session (9am-Noon/cost $20) and a full day (9am-3:30pm/cost $35) option.
Half day option - Morning session: guided prayer experience, journal, and breakfast.
Full day option - Includes morning and afternoon guided prayer experience, journal, craft, and breakfast and lunch.
Afternoon Craft with Carolann Rosenthal: ribbon-yarn scarves $5
Please RSVP:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and send a non-refundable $20 deposit to:
Heart Matters Publishing
P. O. Box 10671
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 


 

 
How is it that sometimes subtly,
sometimes with a sudden startle,
God breaks through the thick
fog of our collective blindness?
Elaine M. Prevallet
 
A Silent Retreat is being planned...
(an emphasis on loss and grieving will be the focus of the retreat)
 
Place: Christos Center for Spiritual Formation
Saturday, March 25th, 2017 
Time: 9 am - 3:30 pm
We will are offering half day (9am-Noon/cost $20) and full day (9am-3:30pm/cost $35) options. All NEW devotionals.

 

Half day option - Morning session: guided prayer experience, journal, and breakfast.
Full day option includes morning and afternoon guided prayer experience, journal, craft, and breakfast and lunch.

 

Please RSVP: send a non-refundable $20 deposit to:

Heart Matters Publishing

P. O. Box 10671

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 


 

 
 2016 Silent Retreats
 
Preparing Your Heart for the Holidays
Silent Retreat
 
Saturday, November 19th
At Christos Center for Spiritual Formation
We will are offering half day (9am-Noon/cost $20) and full day (9am-3:30pm/cost $35) options. All NEW devotionals.

 

Half day option - Morning session: guided prayer experience, journal, and breakfast.
Full day option includes morning and afternoon guided prayer experience, journal, Christmas craft, and breakfast and lunch.

 

Please RSVP: send a non-refundable $20 deposit to:

Heart Matters Publishing

P. O. Box 10671

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 


 

Let us be silent that we may hear the whisper of God. Albert Einstein
 
 
A Half Day Autumn Silent Retreat - Saturday, October 8th, 2016
Place: LuAnn's Lake Home in Forest Lake, MN
7465 North Shore Lake N.
 Time: 9 am until 3:30 pm
Cost: $20 half day am only
 
Half day includes: guided prayer experience, journal, breakfast and lunch
 

Please RSVP: send a non-refundable $20 deposit to:

Heart Matters Publishing

P. O. Box 10671

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 



 
August 5-7th Silent Weekend Retreat on a Christianson Lake near Two Harbors.
We'll meet in the Lino Lakes Eagle Brook Church parking lot for leave time by 2 pm.
Carpools available.
Cost: $85 (meals included)
Limit of 8 women
 
Our time together will include evening and morning devotionals, a pontoon ride at dusk and a hike up Oberg Mountain and plenty of free time to spend with the Savior.
 
*Cabin is not handicap accessible
 
What to bring:
Towels/washcloths
Favorite pillow or blanket to curl up in
Swimsuit and water shoes
Hiking shoes (and poles, if you'd like)
Clothes appropriate for hot steamy summer days and cool summer evenings
 
A deposit of $40 will hold your spot. Send check to Heart Matters Publishing, P.O. Box 10671 White Bear Lake, MN 55110.
 

 

Now I begin to feel that all that is important comes in quietness and waiting; and that activity should be only the working out, the digesting and putting forth of what one learned, so that one may become empty again to receive more.

Rodney Collin

 

 April Silent Day Retreat - Saturday, the 23rd 

Christos Center for Spiritual Formation. Half day (9am-Noon/ cost $20 or Noon-3:30pm/ cost $25) and full day (9am-3:30pm/cost $35) options.

 

Half day option - Morning session: guided prayer experience, journal, and breakfast / Afternoon session: guided prayer experience, journal, lunch and prayer bracelet or necklace.
Full day option includes morning and afternoon guided prayer experience, journal, prayer bead bracelet or necklace, and breakfast and lunch.

 

Please RSVP: send a non-refundable $20 deposit to:

Heart Matters Publishing

P. O. Box 10671

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 


 

 

 

 

 

2015 Silent Day Retreats

 

 

 

Silence and solitude are two very necessary spiritual gifts we rarely avail ourselves of. If Jesus has been whispering to your heart of late...nudging you to set apart time to slip away with Him, and Him alone, we would like to encourage you to come to our next Silent Day Retreat on Saturday, February 20th. We will are offering half day (9am-Noon/ cost $20 or Noon-3:30pm/ cost $25) and full day (9am-3:30pm/cost $35) options.

 

Gift the Savior with an opportunity to spend the day alone with Him in the ...beautiful surroundings of Christos Center for Spiritual Formation in Lino Lakes.

 

Half day option - Morning session: guided prayer experience, journal, and breakfast / Afternoon session: guided prayer experience, journal, lunch and prayer bracelet or necklace.
Full day option includes morning and afternoon guided prayer experience, journal, prayer bead bracelet or necklace, and breakfast and lunch.

 

Please RSVP: by sending a non-refundable $20 deposit to:

Heart Matters Publishing

P. O. Box 10671

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 


 

  • First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.

Thomas a Kempis

 

As Thanksgiving and Christmas draw near... with all their myriad tasks of meal preparation, tree-trimming and gift giving... plan now to carve out time to quiet yourself before God and allow His Spirit to breathe peace into your hearts. You'll be so glad you did!

...

Join us for Preparing Your Heart for the Holidays Quiet Day Retreat on Friday, November 13th. Space is limited.

The venue is Christos Center for Spiritual Formation in Lino Lakes, Minnesota (map below).

There are two retreat options available -
A Half Day Retreat:
Morning Session runs from 9am - Noon. Cost is $20 (includes breakfast goodies, journal and quiet time devotional).     Or
Afternoon Session runs from Noon - 3:30pm. Cost is $25 (includes lunch, journal, craft and quiet time devotional).
and...
A Full day retreat:
 Runs from 9am - 3:30pm. Cost is $35 (includes breakfast goodies, journal, quiet time devotionals, lunch and craft).

To reserve a spot please RSVP by mailing a deposit of $20 to:
Heart Matters Publishing
P.O. Box 10671
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

 

  • We know that life is busy and unpredictable. But, we also know that when you carve out time to spend with the Savior...quietly waiting, walking and talking with him in the beauty of his creation...it will feed your soul like nothing else can!

    We are offering two opportunities for you on Friday, September 18th and Saturday, September 19th:

    The venue: Christos Center for Spiritual Formation in Lino Lakes (map below).
    A Half day retreat runs from 9am - Noon. Cost is $20 (includes breakfast goodies, journal and quiet time devotional)
    A Full day retreat runs from 9am - 3:30pm Cost is $35 (includes breakfast goodies, journal, quiet time devotionals, lunch and craft)

    To reserve a spot please RSVP in the comment section below and, if possible, mail a deposit of $20 to: 
    Heart Matters Publishing P.O. Box 10671 White Bear Lake, MN 55110 

  • Friday, June 19th - Summer Quiet Day Retreat. Before life bubbles over with summertime activity...gift yourself with a day set apart to walk in the quiet woods with the Savior, sit at his feet in stillness and bask in his love. A Quiet Day Retreat: Friday, June 19th at Christos Center for Spiritual Formation
Half day retreat: 9am - Noon $20 (includes breakfast goodies, journal and quiet time devotional)
Full day retreat: 9am - 3:30pm $35 (includes breakfast goodies, journal, quiet time devotionals, lunch and craft)
                              
 
A beautiful day set apart with the Savior and some very precious ladies!
 
  • Avalon Tearoom and Pastry Shoppe together with White Bear Lake author Julie Miller invite you to take tea with them on Tuesday, May 5th, from 5 pm to 8 pm for Julie's Book-Signing Event.

2179 - 4th Street  White Bear Lake, MN 55110

(651) 653-3822

You can’t get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.    

~C.S. Lewis

  • Silent Retreat Weekend, May 3-5, 2015 - Villa Maria Silent Retreat Weekend sponsored through Christos Center for Spiritual Formation.

Emerging from the Quiet: A Silent Spring Retreat

Where?

Villa Maria
29847 County 2 Blvd
Frontenac, MN 55026

When?

6:00 pm May 1 – 12:00pm May 3

How much?

Thanks to a generous donation, we are able to offer this retreat for just the cost of room and board – only $200.00 per person. Beyond that, any amount you feel led to give will be treated as a donation and used for future retreats.

What’s Included?

Private rooms with bedding, towels, chair, and desk
Shared powder rooms and showers
All meals from Friday dinner to Sunday brunch
Morning and Evening prayer
Five guided reflections
Spiritual Direction

 

REGISTER at: www.christoscenter.org - click on Twin Cities Events tab.

 

  •  Friday, February 20th, 2015 - With an Everlasting Love: A Quiet Day Retreat

Nothing in a day is too small to be a part of my scheme. The little stones in a mosaic play a big part. I am the Lord of the little things. And joy is the cement that secures the harmony and beauty of My mosaic.

God Calling

 

There will be two session options available:


Option One - Morning Session from 9am-Noon $20 (includes breakfast goodies and journal.)
Option Two - Full Day Session from 9am-3:30pm $35 (includes breakfast goodies, lunch, journal and craft.)

 

At: Christos Center for Spiritual Formation 1212 Holly Drive, Lino Lakes, MN 55038

 Map

 


 

 2014 Retreats

  • Preparing Your Heart for the Holidays Quiet Day Retreats - at Christos Center for Spiritual Formation.

Monday, November 17th, 2014 with the Prayer Chicks of EBC

 

 

 

and Monday, November 8th, 2014 with the sweetest group of gals

 

  •  A September Small Group Quiet Day Retreat @ Christos Center for Spiritual Formation

  •  July - A Time of Refreshing Quiet Day Retreat @ Christos Center for Spiritual Formation.  
  • April - Breathe on Me O Breath of Life Quiet Day Retreat @ Christos Center for Spiritual Formation

  • February - In the Bleak Midwinter Quiet Day Retreat @ Christos Center for Spiritual Formation


 

2013 Quiet Day Retreats

  •  October - Come Away With Me Quiet Day Retreat in WBL

 

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