Centering Prayer Retreat

Christ Lutheran Church, Belvidere, invites you to participate in an all-day Centering Prayer Retreat on Saturday June 1, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  (Registration at 8:30 a.m.)  The event will be led by Beth O’Brien ( and will train us in practicing presence.  Beth writes “Centering Prayer is a method of receptive, silent prayer that prepares us to open to the gift of contemplative prayer . . . a movement beyond conversation with Christ to communion with Christ.”

Posters and registration forms are attached.  Scholarships are available.

Questions may be directed to Pr. Twila Schock ( or the Christ Lutheran Church office (815)885-2522.