A Few Upcoming Events…

A reminder to my friends in Atlanta, GA and Portland, OR: we have some exciting events coming up in October. I’ll begin the month with a weekend event devoted to Christian mysticism and contemplative spirituality here in Atlanta, and then carry the party across the country at the end of October. Hope to see you either here or there.

To register for the Atlanta weekend, call 770.939.4358 during business hours, Monday-Friday. To register for the Portland weekend, call 503.504.3827 during business hours M-F, or fill out the online form at www.instituteprogressivespirituality.org/contact_us

October 1-2, 2010 — “Christian Mysticism Weekend” at First Christian Church of Atlanta, 4532 LaVista Road, Tucker, GA; phone 770.939.4358

  • October 1, 7:00 PM — “What is Christian Mysticism, and Why Should I Care?” talk.
  • October 2: 9:30 AM-4:00 PM: — “Introduction to Contemplative Spirituality” workshop will include talks, time for dialogue, and shared contemplative practice.

Cost for the Friday evening presentation will be $15.00; for the Saturday event will be $40.00, or participate in both for $50.00. Please pre-register by contacting the church.

October 1-2, 2010 — “Christian Mysticism Weekend” in Portland, OR, sponsored by the Institute for Progressive Spirituality.

  • October 29, 7:00 PM — “The Underlying Stream of Mysticism in the Christian Tradition” talk at St David of Wales Episcopal Church, 2800 SE Harrison, Portland, OR 97214.
  • October 30: 9:30 AM-4:00 PM: — “Christian Mysticism and Contemplative Spirituality” Workshop at Sts. Peter & Paul Episcopal Church, 8147 SE Pine, Portland, OR 97215. This day-long event will include a morning talk by me, with a response by a guest panel. After an optional group lunch, the afternoon will include time for group interaction and shared contemplative practice.

Cost for the Friday evening presentation will be $15.00; for the Saturday event will be $40.00, or participate in both for $50.00. The optional lunch on Saturday is $7.50.

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Comments

  1. Carl, I just wanted to mention, the IPS site is showing the New Ren book signing as happening on the 18th….

    Looking forward to your visit. :)

  2. Carl, are you still going to be at the New Renaissance Bookstore on Thursday the 28th in Portland as well?

  3. Yes, I’m still doing all the Portland area events as detailed on my “Schedule” page.

    Sent from my iPhone

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