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Ontario Jubilee – Winter Retreat at Five Oaks

JOURNEY OF TRANSFORMATION Jubilee Alumni Retreat                 January 27 – 28, 2018 (Sat 10:00 am to Sunday 3:00 pm)                 at Five Oaks Education & Retreat Centre All alumni and current students welcome!   We will be exploring symbols, dreams, and mindfulness practices that support the soul’s journey. Along with silence and group spiritual direction […]

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Ontario Jubilee Accepting Registration for 2018 Program

Now accepting applications for Phase 1  The Certificate Program Ontario Jubilee offers a two-year certificate program of practical learning in spiritual growth, soul development and the art of spiritual direction. The program is about: Understanding oneself and others Being faithful to one’s inner life that sees no divide between body, heart, and intellect Opening to […]

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Give Me Your Faith but Not Your God

By Peggy Guiler ~ As I write this afternoon, my mind drifts to prayer. A family I know lost their son to a tragic death this week and my friend, a minister, has been charged with taking the service. I have been praying for them and for her all week but today, as they bury […]

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The Theology and Practice of Mentoring – New Date

How is it that a few special people have come alongside you at certain times in your life and provided just the assurance, inspiration, and guidance you needed in those moments? When have you, either formally or informally, provided mentorship for someone? While respecting the mystery of this relationship, we will look at skills and […]

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A Taste of Jubilee – Ontario

Ontario Jubilee Invites you to share a Day Away Monday, November 13, 2017 9:30 am – 4:00 pm Crieff Hills Conference and Retreat Centre 7098 Concession 1 Puslinch ON N0B 2J0 To Register call  519 824-7898 1 -800-884-1525 This one day retreat is open to all. Whether you are contemplating entering the Ontario Jubilee Certificate Program or just wanting a day away, we welcome you. This […]

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Pacific Jubilee 4 Day Silent Retreat

November 19-24, 2017 Sorrento Centre, Sorrento, BC This retreat, led by Lois Huey-Heck, is open to everyone, whether this is your first silent retreat or whether you have a longstanding experience. You will find time and place, community and spiritual direction to meet you on your own unique journey. This retreat includes five overnights with […]

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Pacific Jubilee 8 Day Silent Retreat

  November 2-11, 2017 Naramata Centre, Naramata, BC This retreat is for those who have already experienced guided silent retreats of at least 8 days length. This retreat includes nine overnights with eight full days of Silence & contemplative practice ~ accommodation in a private room, ~ individual and shared meal preparation, ~ evening vespers […]

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Writing Retreat – The “je ne sais quoi” of Poetry

~Third Annual Late Summer Writing Retreat~ The “je ne sais quoi” of Poetry* We might have some idea about the “quoi” of a poem but what to do with the “je ne sais” part? Can we make an attempt at exploring that which pulls us in, causes the breath to catch in the throat, moves […]

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The Business of Spiritual Direction

by Peggy Guiler Business and spiritual direction in the same breath may be difficult for those of us who see our work as a ministry.  It feels counter intuitive to think of this as a business but it is something to consider because good stewardship is vital in the call to ministry. Some in this […]

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Pacific Jubilee – Spiritual Eldering Event

Spiritual Eldering September 10 – 15, 2017 at Naramata Centre, Naramata, BC with Tim and Donna Scorer, Lois Huey-Heck and Jim Kalnin Let’s ensure that the decades following the years of paid work and homemaking are a time of creativity, engagement, mentoring, and compassionate accompaniment. After all, that could be a third of our lives! […]

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