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February 2020

Emotional Intelligence for a Compassionate World 2020

This engaging, interactive, online course, is the beginning of your personal journey to a more compassionate world—an opportunity to understand and nurture your own emotions and develop your ability to empathize and act with compassion.    

Start:
February 3, 2020
End:
March 9, 2020
Location:
Online

Living with Beauty

Whether we are contemplating a work of art or the striking form of a red cardinal against a snow laden tree branch, the experience of beauty involves us in something larger than ourselves. We feel pulled into the experience as if called into another world. Suddenly, we are attuned to a deeper reality that is both welcoming and transforming.

Start:
February 3, 2020
End:
February 28, 2020
Location:
Online

Trusting in Life – 2020

Grateful living as a valid spiritual practice opens the door to what in the Christian tradition have been called the three “Divine Virtues.” They are good habits that have become second nature and connect us to the deepest reality of life, the divine spark within us.

Start:
February 3, 2020
End:
February 28, 2020
Location:
Online
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Gladdening Light Symposium 2020: Wild Surrender, Inter-Spirituality in a Time of Trial

Three paragons of inter-spirituality — Mirabai Starr, Rami Shapiro and Barbara Brown Taylor — host a weekend of lectures, aesthetics and wild surrender at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida joined by cellist Eugene Friesen and a cappella singers Owen & Moley Ó Súilleabháin, February 6-9, 2020.

Start:
February 6, 2020
End:
February 9, 2020
Location:
Rollins College
1000 Holt Avenue
Winter Park FL
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Citizen Discourse’s Conscious Culture & Active Listening Workshop Series

Citizen Discourse’s Conscious Culture and Active Listening Workshop Series offers participants three 90 minute sessions designed to support discourse skill building and social and emotional development through a methodology and practice. 

Start:
February 12, 2020 10:30 AM
End:
April 14, 2020 12:00 PM
Location:
Online

Drawing from his landmark video teaching series, The Challenge of Paul, Dr. Crossan exhibits several teaching segments that illustrate major themes in Paul’s revolutionary vision: Baptism as New Creation, The Romanization of a Radical and Those Who Have Slept. These presentations are followed by open discussion and Q&A. There is no cost to attend this workshop, and 100 places are available.

Start:
February 15, 2020 8:30 AM
End:
February 15, 2020 3:00 PM
Location:
Bayshore Baptist Church
3111 West Morrison Avenue
Tampa FL
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April 2020

Breathe: A Gathering for Women in Spiritual Leadership

We all know it. These are hard days for women who are clergy, writers, spiritual directors, and educators in faith communities and public callings. We persist, but feel exhausted. We speak, but struggle for wisdom. We serve, but forget ourselves.We need a place to breathe. Together.

Start:
April 26, 2020 5:00 PM
End:
April 28, 2020 5:00 PM
Location:
Chapel By-the-Sea Clearwater Beach Community Church
54 Bay Esplanade
Clearwater FL United States
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July 2020

Aquinas @ Orvieto 2020

A 5-Day Retreat, July 5-10, 2020 with Matthew Fox, Claudia Picardi, Meschi Chavez, and Gianluigi Guglielmetti – Featuring a Special Visit by Rupert Sheldrake.

Start:
July 5, 2020 5:00 PM
End:
July 10, 2020 5:00 PM
Location:
Istituto San Lodovico
Piazza Ranieri, 5
Orvieto Italy
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