Programs

Victoria Winter Programs 2019

Exploring an Emerging Earth Community, with Gertie Jocksch SC

Emerging Earth Community illustrates the ways in which we are creating vibrant and sustainable societies and cultures within the context of our epic universe story.  This program includes a series of interviews by Mary Evelyn Tucker where she explores the contributions of ecology, economics, agriculture, urban living, art, poetry, psychology, race and religion with the goal of creating new human-Earth relationships.

Date:  6 Tuesday, 10 am to 12 pm,  Jan 8 – 29, 2018
Cost:    $75 or $20 drop in
Location:  Friends Meeting House, 1831 Fern St. Victoria

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Grief, Grit, and Gratitude: A Workshop for Resilience with Jan Inglis

In the face of the growing social, political and ecological challenges of our era, it is important forus to have focused times and safe spaces to anchor our connection with what deeply matters within ourselves and with the world we care about.  This workshop, based in part on the work of Joanna Macy, will offer such an opportunity for sharing grief, gratitude and wisdom in a small group setting, integrating theory and creativity to help us find meaning and resiliency to move forward together.  

Date:  4 Tuesday, 10 am to 12 pm, Feb 5 – 26, 2019
Cost:   $75.00.   Please note that drop in($20) is only possible for the 1st session of this program as a regular commitment is needed to fulfil the aims of the process.

Location:  Friends Meeting House, 1831 Fern St. Victoria

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Love Songs for the Earth: A Day of Singing with Siobhan Robinsong

Celebrate the beauty of our Mother Earth in this day filled with songs of praise and celebration. We will sing songs that are joyful and uplifting expressions of love for the beauty that surrounds us. All voices welcome. No singing experience necessary.  

Date:  Sat Feb 9, 2019, 10 am – 4 pm
Cost:   70.00 Please bring lunch, refreshments are provided
Location:  Mary Lake Nature Sanctuary, 1772 Millstream Rd. Victoria(Do you need a ride or can you offer a ride, please let us know)

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Receiving Earth’s Blessings and Offering Gratitude:  A Day of Sacred Circle Dance at Mary Lake with Betsy Nuse

Grounding ourselves in and on the land of Mary Lake Nature Sanctuary, we will practice a small number of simple Sacred Circle Dances to offer, in ceremony, to ourselves, to the sanctuary and to the Earth.Sacred Circle Dance is a meditative dance form which flowed out from the old rivers of European folk dance. Sacred Circle Dances seek to develop energetic connections within each dancer, the circle and the world around.

Date:  Sat Feb 9, 2019, 10 am – 4 pm
Cost:   70.00 Please bring lunch, refreshments are provided
Location:  Mary Lake Nature Sanctuary, 1772 Millstream Rd. Victoria(Do you need a ride or can you offer a ride, please let us know)

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Vancouver Winter Programs 2019

Evolution and Christogenesis(part 1) with Gertie Jocksch

 This is the first of a  three part series we will Journey with Ilea Delio through the following questions: Teilhard de Chardin suggested that evolution is a process of Christogenesis.  What is Christogenesis?  Who is the God of a Christogenic universe? What is the relationship between Christogenesis and catholicity?  Ilea Delio invites us to explore these questions and more as we seek the meaning of Christian life in a world of evolution and complexity.  In part one we will explore 1.  Evolution and Christogenesis:  A new Paradigm.  2.  The Living Universe:  A synthesis of Science and Spirituality

 Date:  Saturday Jan 12, 2019
Time: 10:00 – 4:00 pm
Cost:  $75.00
Location:  Canadian Memorial United Church, 1806 W.15th Ave. & Burrard St. Vancouver

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Evolution and Christogenesis(part 2) with Margaret Walters

In part two we will explore:  1. Christ:  The Soul of the Evolving Universe.  2.  Cosmologenesis as Christogenesis:  Birthing the Christ.

Date:  Saturday Feb 23, 2019
Time:  10:00 – 4:00 pm
Cost:  $75.00Location:  Canadian Memorial United Church, 1806 W.15th Ave. & Burrard St. Vancouver

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Evolution and Christogenesis(part 3) with Gertie Jocksch & Margaret Walters

In part three we will explore:  1. Technology and Noogenesis: Convergence of Consciousness.  2.  The Living church:  Christifying Love for a New Humanity.

Date:  Saturday March , 2019
Time:  10:00 – 4:00 pm
Cost:  $75.00Location:  Canadian Memorial United Church, 1806 W.15th Ave. & Burrard St. Vancouver

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Please do not let cost deter you. Ask us about our scholarship fund.

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