February 15-17, 2019
Marywood Retreat and Conference Center
“The purposes of a man’s
heart are deep waters,
but a man of understanding
draws them out.”
1 Prov 20:5 NIV
Marywood Retreat Center: www.marywoodcenter.org
Marywood Campus Map: Download Campus Map
For Information Contact:
Regional Coordinator of Region 16
ACTheals Board of Directors (2018-2020)
281 Evergreen St. NE, Palm Bay, Fl 32907
Early registration is recommended!
- When my inner confusion or inner silence is deafening, and I feel alone where/how do I begin to pray, primarily as a minister/healthcare provider/disciple of Jesus?
What’s Your Decision?
An Ignatian Approach to Spiritual
Discernment & Decision
Exploration of scriptural, spiritual discernment
and the 3 modes of decision-making according
to St. Ignatius Loyola.
Welcome….. Fr. J. Michael Sparough, SJ
Fr. J. Michael Sparough, SJ, is a retreat director, storyteller, itinerant preacher and spiritual director at the Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House in Barrington. He holds an MFA from Yale School of Drama and a Doctor of Ministry from St Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, IL. A prolific writer and speaker, Fr. Michael has published extensively on prayer. His latest co-authored book is What's Your Decision? An Ignatian Approach to Decision Making and is published by Loyola Press. To view his on-line video reflections or to learn more about joining him on pilgrimage to the Holy Land in May, 2019, 2019 go to : www.heartoheart.org.
The Examen & Guided Meditations
The Examen is a prayer reflection tool taught by
St. Ignatius, which he considered the most critical
personal prayer that one can pray daily.
This session includes scriptural guided meditations,
breath and body prayer work.
S-Fr. Bob Sears, SJ will also be joining the trip.
Weekend coast includes 6 meals & 2 nights
$260 per person | $480 for Couple
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