Contemplative practices in universities

In bringing about Christian contemplative practices to the young adults, I'm excited to be leading some weekly sessions at Victoria and Massey university this year. Sessions includes: Interactive drawing reflective prayerusing reflective questions and prompts, make connection with God by drawings and symbolic words.Imaginative prayers and meditationCentering Prayer 20 minutes of silence to be quiet [...]

Retreat 2020

Are you considering retreat as part of your yearly rhythm? Here are some options that is coming up! For those who may not have tried silent retreat before, I have seen often the word 'retreat' been misused. These are 'retreats' are as how it should mean. No workshops, no speaker, no activities planned. Though there [...]

Centering prayer

Here is a discipline I benefit from each day - Centering prayer. One of the hardest thing to do for someone like me, yet bear the most fruit. I am being called to return, one hundred times, a thousand times a day, to return to God. It starts, always, like an uphill track, but promises [...]

Retreat in your isolation

So... you are stuck at home, many things are cancelled. Like many people, the usual routine and busyness has been disrupted, stopped to a halt – instead of scrolling through an endless amount of anxiety inducing news, rumours and announcements, or binge watch TV and Youtube, why not consider having a time of retreat? Take [...]

CANCELLED – Easter Camp 2020

Understandably, Easter camp 2020 has been cancelled following the guildline about large gatherings in NZ. This is disappointing to many, including myself, but there is always next year! hope to see you there! For those who have been to Easter camp before, you may not be associating the experience with quiet reflection, contemplation, prayer and [...]