Mercy Center Burlingame California
Calendar of Upcoming Events and Retreats

Retreats linked in bold are open for registration

February 2020
4
 Art & Practice of Spiritual Direction - Application period now open
9
 Centering Prayer Introductory Series - Spring sesssion begins
21-23
 Every Moment Just As it Is - A retreat in the Centering Prayer program
26
 Ash Wednesday Prayer Service - 1:30 pm in Mercy Chapel - All are welcome
29
 Lenten Retreat in Cantonese - Chinese Ministry of Spiritual Formation
29
 Haiku Group - Writing haiku as a mindful practice - all are welcome

 

March 2020
1
 Dia de Oración para Cuaresma con Hna. Mariana Clifford-Rodriguez, RSM 
8
 Centering Prayer: Our Practice, Our World - community day
16-29
 Surrendering to Love: 14-day online retreat with Colette Lafia

 

April 2020
4
 Nahum Ward-Lev Book Event: The Liberating Path of the Hebrew Prophets
5-10
 East-West Spring Contemplative Retreat - Nona Strong, teacher
8-12
 Holy Week at Mercy Center – Triduum retreat
16-18
 Deep Living Retreat with Roxanne Howe-Murphy (registration now open)
17
 Love Like the Mystics: Day of Art, Play & Prayer with Colette Lafia

 

May 2020

1
 Art & Practice of Spiritual Direction - Application period closes May 1
2-3
 Suddenly There is God: A Retreat with Veronica Mary Rolf
11-17
 Being Loved, Becoming Whole: Online retreat with Colette Lafia
15-17
 The Sacred Work of Grief with Francis Weller (registration and waitlist closed)
17-23
 Centering Prayer Intensive/Post-Intensive - Joy Hayter & Catherine Regan
30
 Haiku Group - Writing haiku as a mindful practice - all are welcome

 

June 2020
5-7
 Simplicity of the Heart Retreat with Liz Lawhead
7-12
 East-West Spring Zen Sesshin - Nona Strong, teacher
7-13
 Ignatian Silent Retreat

 

July 2020

10-12
 Retiro en silencio Ignaciano con Mariana Clifford Rodriguez, RSM
17-18
 Mirabai Starr retreat

 

August 2020
12-18
 Centering Prayer Silent Retreat - details TBA
16-21
 East-West Silent Retreat - The Rev. Alice Cabotaje, teacher
22
 Day of Prayer in Cantonese - Chinese Ministry of Spiritual Formation
30
 El Arte de Acompañamiento Espiritual / Dirección Espiritual

 

September 2020

11
 Art & Practice of Spiritual Direction - First session of 2020-2022 program
11-13
 Guided Autobiography Retreat
19
 Sacred Journey Program begins - details and registration TBA
20
 Centering Prayer Introductory Series - Fall session begins

 

October 2020

2-3
 Seven Ways to Live in the Flow of God's Love with Colette Lafia
3
 Free Event - Book Reading and Signing with Colette Lafia
11
 Community Day of Centering Prayer and Community

 

November 2020

8-13
 East-West Fall Zen Sesshin - Tony Tackitt, teacher
13-15
 Centering Prayer Silent Retreat - details TBA
13
 Day of Gratitude with Mercy Center team
14
 Retiro de Adviento con Mariana Clifford Rodriguez, RSM

 

December 2020

4
 Advent Day of Prayer
5
 Workshop with David Richo
19
 Advent Day of Prayer in Cantonese
27-1/1
 East-West Year-End Silent Retreat - Nona Strong, teacher