April 23, 2019 – April 25, 2019 all-day

This year’s retreat, led by Rev. Larry Peacock, is titled “Spiritual Leadership in a Time of Anxiety: Finding Rest, Guidance and Courage.” Rev. Peacock is former executive director of Rolling Ridge Retreat and Conference Center. He currently serves as director of the Franciscan Spiritual Center in Milwaukie, Oregon, a center for spiritual direction, programs and hospitality. Larry Peacock   Richard Rohr, Franciscan writer and teacher, says if your prayer goes deep, your whole view of the world will change from fear to connection, and you will move from being driven to being drawn, from ego consciousness to soul awareness. (From is book of meditations titled “A Spring Within Us”).   But, who has time for such prayer with all the demands of life, the polarization of communities and Holy Week services? This post-Easter retreat will give space for rest, for prayer, for community and enough content to stir our hope and rekindle our pastoral call to be spiritual leaders.   It takes …