Eco-Divina: Praying with Nature

August 1, 2020 — Saturday

Eco-Divina is inspired by Lectio Divina which uses Scripture or Bible verses. In Eco-Divina, the participants will be invited to pause, use their senses to savor their surroundings, and wait for God to speak to them. The focus of the retreat is on the four elements in nature: Earth, Fire, Wind, and Water, and how God can speak to us through them.

Fr. Thomas Keating, a monk and one of the principal developers of the Centering Prayer, said that there are two books God has written: the Bible and Nature. The beauty and mystery of nature has inspired poets, photographers, painters, philosophers, and those seeking for a deeper spirituality. People who are amused by nature and the profound wisdom it offers have used it for a deeper prayer life.

INSTRUCTIONS

Those Interested Must

  • Click the Sign Up button to launch the form and fill it up. If you have attended a retreat with us before, please send us an email of intent so we can enlist you and guide you through confirming your participation.
  • Undergo an interview through phone call or video call. The schedule of the interview will be set upon submission of the application form.

DEADLINE

Please submit your application on or before July 26, 2020.

SCHEDULE:

Registration: August 1, 8:30 am

VENUE

The Cherimoya Eco-Spirituality and Retreat Center
located in Sitio Enriquez, Brgy. Bunggo, Calamba, Laguna (Waze/Google Maps: Cherimoya Farm)

FEES & PAYMENT

  • Pay P1,000 via bank deposit, online transfer, or PayPal. This payment is refundable until seven (7) days prior to the event. The payment details will be sent to you upon acceptance after your interview.
  • Full payment upon registration.

CONTACT

For any inquiries, please contact programs@spiritualformation.center or
0917-188-6883.

Related Zest Programs

Hospitality: The True Heart of God
Hospitality: The True Heart of God

February 15, 2019 — Saturday Hospitality is a whole day recollection designed for those who are in the helping profession or the hospitality industry such as pastors, priests, nuns, missionaries, counselors, formators, spiritual directors, customer service officers,...

read more
Leadership and Its Anointing
Leadership and Its Anointing

February 29, 2020 — Saturday Leadership and Its Anointing is a whole day recollection for those who have been given the privilege and responsibility of taking an active role in the government, churches, civic organizations, families, and other units of society. We...

read more
Embracing the Second Half of Life
Embracing the Second Half of Life

March 13-15, 2020 — Saturday-Sunday Embracing the Second Half of Life is a weekend retreat created for those who sense a major physical, psychological, and spiritual changes happening or about to happen in their lives as they reach a certain age or maturity. The...

read more