Listen Now: Putting on the Mind of Christ with Fr. Carl Arico

by Andy Rawls

(Paradoxically, we now have recordings of the November 4-6, 2016  SILENT retreat.  Listen and/or download now). Silent Week-End Retreat with Father Carl Arico November 4-6, 2016 Canterbury Retreat Center 1601 Alafaya Trail, Oviedo, Fl   Father Carl Arico: Fr. Carl Arico is a founding member of Contemplative Outreach and is active on the Gift and […]

Space Available, Divine Therapy Workshop, Saturday April 6

by Andy Rawls

Divine Therapy: Becoming Who We Really Are Saturday, April 6, 2019 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Presented by Contemplative Outreach of Central Florida Hosted by: Hope Episcopal Church 190 Interlachen Rd Melbourne, FL 32940 Please bring a bag lunch Cost for the Day: $35 Space is still available for the April 6 event. Late registrations […]

Invitation to Plan United in Prayer Day In Your Area for March 16

by Andy Rawls

2019 United in Prayer Day Saturday March 16, 2019 Celebrating the gifts of the Spiritual Journey: The gift of Thomas Keating and the gifts of Centering Prayer We are in the planning stages of organizing the 27th annual United in Prayer day where Centering Prayer groups across the world unite together to pray as one.  […]

Julian of Norwich, by Petty Merlo, February 9

by Andy Rawls

All Shall Be Well:  A Day with Julian of Norwich Patty Merlo, MPM Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 8:30am – 3:30pm                                                                                   Presented by Contemplative Outreach of Central Florida Hosted by St Patrick’s Church                                             […]

Forgiveness in Silence, Save the Date January 19, 2019

by Andy Rawls

“Forgiveness in Silence” Workshop/Retreat Saturday, January 19, 2019, 08:30 – Noon St. Gabriel’s Church, 414 Pine St, Titusville, FL 32796 Schedule: 8:30 Welcome, Register, Coffee and Refreshments in Fellowship Hall No Registration Fee – Freewill Donation to help cover costs 9:00 Introducing the topic and presenters Host: Fr. Rob Goodridge, Rector, St. Gabriel’s – Opening […]

Revised Schedule for Weekend Retreat with Fr. Martin Laird, OSA

by Andy Rawls

Note: Because of the passing of Fr. Thomas Keating this week, the schedule has been revised to remember Fr. Thomas and his enormous contribution to the Centering Prayer movement.   Light Sitting in Light: A Contemplative Prayer Retreat In Honor of Father Thomas Keating   November 2-4, 2018 Canterbury Retreat Center, Oviedo, Florida  Led by […]

Remembering Fr. Thomas In Central Florida

by Andy Rawls

Fr. Thomas Keating traveled widely and visited Central Florida to teach us about Centering Prayer and provide encouragement. On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Contemplative Outreach of Central Florida, we documented our history and incorporated video of Fr. Thomas’ teaching which had been recorded much earlier. As we celebrate his work among us, […]