Men’s Matt Talbot #9 IV – Spiritual Journey Back to Life in Recovery
Friday, November 6 - Sunday, November 8
Our journey back to life in recovery offers freedom, spiritual growth, happiness, serenity and a deep inner peace. On this journey: we have choices and decisions to make, we face blessings and challenges in our daily lives. The Spirituality of the 12 Steps continues to guide us along the journey. This men’s only retreat will explore the values of charity, generosity and availability for men living out the 12 Steps.
Presenter – Brother Wayne J. Fitzpatrick, MM, MA, MS, earned a master’s degree in Pastoral Counseling from Loyola University and a master’s degree in Theology from Maryknoll School of Theology. He has extensive experience working as a pastoral consultant with religious communities and dioceses. He has given a number of retreats and workshops on the Spirituality of Aging, Change and Transitions the U.S., Africa, Latin America and Asia. Wayne has also given several AA and Matt Talbot Retreats throughout the U.S. Wayne is presently the Managing Director of Senior Care and Transition Services for the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers.
All rooms are single occupancy. The above retreat costs $275 per person. Fees include all content of our retreat, the two overnight stays and all meals starting with Saturday’s breakfast and ending with lunch on Sunday. The Center has vending machines with snacks and beverages but you are welcomed to bring your own and store them in our guest lounge refrigerators located on the fourth floor. Towels, linens and one pillow per bed are provided and bathrobes are recommended for shower use. Please bring your own alarm clock, any extra pillows and toiletries you may need. Arrivals can begin at 5:00 p.m. on Friday evening. The retreat ends after Sunday’s lunch which begins at 12:15 p.m. If you plan to arrive later than 7:30 p.m. on Friday night, please call the retreat center in advance and let us know to expect you.
Pre-registration is required as retreats are limited in number of participants. The deadline for registration is one week before the retreat. A non-refundable $150 deposit per person is due at the time of reservation and is non-refundable or transferable. Full payment is due one week prior to the retreat.