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This practice-based training is presented by FaithCARE (Faith Communities Affirming Restorative Experiences). Please note that this is a multiday event: January 17 - 18, 2020 & April 24-25, 2020 By the end of the training you’ll have: * grasped the philosophy and principles of a restorative approach to creating community; * learned how to implement a continuum of practice from informal conversations to formal responses to conflict; * identified ways a restorative approach could benefit...

A pastoral care workshop facilitated by Rev. Dr. Anne Simmonds. Each of us at some point in our lives will confront life’s major events. Most, if not all of us, feel inadequate to the task. We often find ourselves unable to acknowledge the uncomfortable feelings arising in ourselves and others. In this workshop, we will normalize the experience of loss and grief by exploring psychological and spiritual dimensions associated with significant life changes. Whether you are a personal or...

Based on Parker J. Palmer’s recent book “On the Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity and Getting Older”, this six week series provides an opportunity for those who want to age mindfully with others, seeking new insights and life-giving ways to engage with the world. This series will use a Circle of Trust ® approach inviting reflection on inner and outer life, and utilizing practices developed by the Center for Courage & Renewal. Anyone of any age or spiritual path wishing to explore the...

This practice-based training is presented by FaithCARE (Faith Communities Affirming Restorative Experiences). Please note that this is a multiday event: January 17 - 18, 2020 & April 24-25, 2020 By the end of the training you’ll have: * grasped the philosophy and principles of a restorative approach to creating community; * learned how to implement a continuum of practice from informal conversations to formal responses to conflict; * identified ways a restorative approach could benefit...

A pastoral care workshop with Rev. Dr. Anne Simmonds. This workshop is based on the premise that it is only in learning to care for our own soul/self that we are able to care and give to others. This experiential workshop will provide participants with:  An exploration of why we find caring for ourselves so difficult.  An experience of some self-care activities that can be integrated into our daily life, including prayer. Bio. Rev. Dr. Anne Simmonds, is adjunct faculty at Emmanuel College....