SoulStream Presents: A Day with Esther Hizsa

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Date(s) - October 1, 2016
9:15 am - 3:00 pm

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SoulStream

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Praying Your Story: A Day with Esther Hizsa, author of Stories of an Everyday Pilgrim

Join Esther for a spacious day of stories, silence, and prayer.

“My hope is that you will hear your story in mine and be loved as you meet God there.”

During our time together, you will be given opportunities to reflect and pray with how God has been present in your life. When we set aside time to retreat together with our attention focused on a particular question, God often enables us to be present to ourselves and our Maker in a way we may not experience on our own.

Schedule for A Day with Esther Hizsa

We will begin at 9:30 a.m., but please come at 9:15 to get settled. We plan to end by 3:00 p.m.

9:15 – 9:30 am gathering and settle
9:30-10:15 welcome, instruction: Opening to Love
10:15-10:45 Silence and Journal time
10:45- 11:15 Questions and instruction: Embracing Compassion
11:15-12:00 Silence and Journal time
12-1 Lunch Break with Table Talk
1:00-1:30 Questions and Instruction: Sharing God’s Heart of Compassion
1:30-2:15 Silence and Journal time
2:15 – 3:00 Sharing together

Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please bring a notebook and pen and wear comfortable clothing.

The event will be held at 35535 McKee Road in Abbotsford, BC.

Cost: $50.00
All proceeds go to SoulStream Initiatives, a non-profit organization that seeks to support the contemplative lifestyle and encourage others to live authentically with Jesus.

About Esther Hizsa

Esther Hizsa lives in Burnaby, B.C., with her husband, Fred. She has a Master of Divinity degree from Regent College, Vancouver, B.C. and worked for over twenty years as an associate pastor—first in the United Church of Canada and then in the Canadian Reformed Church in America. She offers spiritual direction (trained through SoulStream) and co-facilitates SoulStream’s spiritual formation course, Living from the Heart. Her writing has been published in Journey toward Home: Soul Travel from Advent to Lent (edited by Kristin Carroccino and Christine Sine); Pacific Yachting and Mennonite Herald magazines; and various blogs, including her own: An Everyday Pilgrim. She and Fred have two children and two grandchildren.
Here are some links that might also be helpful:

Esther’s Blog

https://soulstream.org/day-esther-hizsa/

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