Event Series Go Without Hesitation

Go Without Hesitation: Lent Series

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Go Without Hesitation: Lent Series with Pam Shellberg Join us for a 5-week study of a gripping tale from the New Testament book of Acts where Peter, Jesus' disciple, and Cornelius, a Roman centurion, present us with a historical diorama of conflicts mirroring back to us how perceiving God's will and knowing how to respond is rarely straightforward. The story guides us in the ways of discerning God's purposes, asking us to bravely sit with questions we might have about God's purposes and our faith commitments in the midst of change and transition. It marks out ways that we can, ...

$25
Event Series Wisdom Prairie Workdays

Wisdom Prairie Workdays

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Volunteers are essential partners in our environmental stewardship. Consider joining us for Wisdom Prairie Workdays and volunteer in the restored prairies, savannas and woodlands at Holy Wisdom Monastery to sustain your spirit and the land. Activities shift seasonally, with common projects including invasive species removal and seed collecting. 2024 Wisdom Prairie Workdays Volunteer workdays take place year-round on Wednesdays from 9:00-11:30 am. Meet at the kiosk at the top of the monastery building parking lot. Come for all or part of the workday. Please register by emailing Amy Alstad, aalstad@holywisdommonastery.org. ________________________________________ What if none of the workdays don't align with ...

Event Series Centering Prayer Groups

Centering Prayer Groups

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Centering Prayer Groups All are welcome to join our two centering prayer groups which meet on alternating Wednesdays. Both incorporate a short reading and time for silent prayer or meditation. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays 7:00-8:00 pm Retreat & Guest House Room 10 Includes a short walking meditation in between periods of seated meditation For more information contact Barb Abbott, 608-284-7424 2nd and 4th Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 pm Monastery Oratory – Two, 20-minute periods of seated meditation with a 5-minute break For more information contact Carole Kretschman, 608-233-7390 We feel the presence of the Holy One even more strongly than when we center ...

Go Without Hesitation: Lent Series (Online)

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Go Without Hesitation: Lent Series with Pam Shellberg (online) This online series is full. There is still room in the in-person series on Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30 am. Register below. Join us for a 5-week study of a gripping tale from the New Testament book of Acts where Peter, Jesus' disciple, and Cornelius, a Roman centurion, present us with a historical diorama of conflicts mirroring back to us how perceiving God's will and knowing how to respond is rarely straightforward. The story guides us in the ways of discerning God's purposes, asking us to bravely sit with questions we might have ...

$25
Event Series Children’s Ministry

Children’s Ministry

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Children ages 6-9 are invited for some learning and prayer time during Sunday Assembly's Liturgy of the Word. If you have questions or you are an adult interested in listening to God with the children (willing to sit along as a second adult), contact Sarah Wilkin Gibart.

Taizé Prayer

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Taizé Prayer Join us for contemplative, meditative Taizé style common prayer, incorporating simple sung refrains, scripture and a brief spoken meditation in the monastery assembly room. This prayer and meditation will take the place of midday prayer on March 13, 2024 at Holy Wisdom Monastery. Leaders Patti LaCross, Sunday Assembly member and Bill Frederick, director of prayer & worship, will lead the Taizé Prayer. Patti will give a brief meditation on the Lenten season, and the positive life-giving experience that leads to the 'resurrection' and the resurrection of Creation around us. Location Join us in-person at Holy Wisdom Monastery or ...

Free
Event Series Centering Prayer Groups

Centering Prayer Groups

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Centering Prayer Groups All are welcome to join our two centering prayer groups which meet on alternating Wednesdays. Both incorporate a short reading and time for silent prayer or meditation. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays 7:00-8:00 pm Retreat & Guest House Room 10 Includes a short walking meditation in between periods of seated meditation For more information contact Barb Abbott, 608-284-7424 2nd and 4th Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 pm Monastery Oratory – Two, 20-minute periods of seated meditation with a 5-minute break For more information contact Carole Kretschman, 608-233-7390 We feel the presence of the Holy One even more strongly than when we center ...

Saving Our Songbirds Together

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Saving Our Songbirds Together: 3 Ways to Help at Home In North America, nearly 30% of birds have vanished in the past 50 years, and songbirds are among the hardest hit. The good news is that we can all help by take several simple steps at home. This workshop will cover how adding bird-friendly plants, reducing threat of window collisions, and buying bird-friendly coffee can directly reduce threats to birds. As part of their registration, participants will get: meaningful information about three of the most significant ways you can positively affect birds at home, with examples and links to resources, ...

$25

Holy Week Silent Retreat

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

Join us for an extended silent retreat in which people have opportunities to: Attend the Holy Week liturgies with the sisters and others. Explore the theme of ‘they hear my voice’ through optional meetings for lectio divina (prayerful reading of scripture) and other contemplative engagements with the texts, liturgies and prayers of the week. Rest in the freedom from social expectations to speak or otherwise be engaged. Share a depth experience of the mysteries of Holy Week in a community of people seeking the same. Facilitator Pam Shellberg is the director of spiritual nourishment at Holy Wisdom Monastery and facilitates ...

$340
Event Series Hospitality Sunday

Hospitality Sunday

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI, United States

All are welcome to Hospitality Sunday following 9:00 am Sunday Assembly worship for a time of fellowship and food. You are invited to bring refreshments to share. Please provide a small sign if your treat includes nuts or alcohol.

Free

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4200 County Road M
Middleton WI 53562
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