Orthodox Women in the Healing Ministries
Jackson Michigan
OWHM welcomes Dn. Stephen as our 2017 retreat speaker.
Rev. Deacon Stephen Muse, , Ph.D., LMFT, LPC, B.C.E.T.S

Friday, October 6, 2017
3:00 p.m.  Arrive at Monastery anytime after 3:00 pm
5:00 p.m.: Dinner
6:00 p.m. Vespers
7:30 p.m.  Session I - Women only - following Dinner:
"Now We See in a mirror dimly, but then Face to Face"
Reflections on vulnerability in the Healing Partnership
Lord, Love the other through me.
Saturday, October 7, 2017
6:30 a.m. Matins, Hours, Akathist
9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - Protection of the Theotokos

11:00 a.m. Lunch
     Free Time - Gift Shop
1:00 p.m. Session 2 - Men & Women
"Re-membering ourselves in Christ"
The power of helplessness as an essential ingredient to the Healing Partnership.
Let me love the other through You...
          (20 minute break)
3:00 p.m. Session 3 - Men & Women
 "Care for the Caregiver."
Reflections on Eucharistic Reciprocity in the Healing Partnership.
...and be loved by You through the other.
4:00 p.m. Tour of grounds, cemetery chapel & new church.
5:00 p.m. Dinner
6:00 p.m.
Vigil (Vespers, Litia & Matins)

Sunday, October 8, 2017

9:00 a.m. Akathist, Hours
10:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy
     Lunch to follow
Included is the Monastery prayer schedule.  Participants are welcome to attend all prayer services.