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Our Annual Bicycling Retreat returns in September

In September, our annual Bicycling Retreat returns with our faithful guides, Rick Wilson and Father Keith Hosey!  The retreat will be held this year on the weekend of September 25-26 and an option to bring your own tent to camp outdoors to get the full experience of connecting with the earth will be offered.  Come and […]

June 24, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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September Retreat Listing at a glance

FEATURED RETREATS Day of Renewal Series continues in September Thursday, September 3, 9:15 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Presenter:  Sr. Joetta Huelsmann, PHJC John XXIII Retreat Center continues the Day of Renewal series in September featuring a popular book on women in the Bible.  The series will continue on the first Thursday of each month throughout the end […]

August 28, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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Writing about Difficult Relationships Retreat

“Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.” ― Novalis   MINING THE DARK FOR HEALING GOLD: WRITING ABOUT DIFFICULT RELATIONSHIPS Friday, November 20, 6:30 p.m. – Saturday, November 21, at 4 p.m. Facilitated by:  Norbert Krapf, former Indiana Poet Laureate, and Liza Hyatt, Poet and Art & Mental Health Counselor John XXIII Retreat Center is […]

August 24, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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Bad Girls of the Bible Series continues

“Bad Girls of the Bible and What We can Learn from Them” Based on the Book by Lizz Curtis Higgs Day of Renewal series continues in September! Thursdays in 2015 September 3, October 8, November 5, and December 3 This series will look at some of the more unpopular women of the Bible both from […]

August 19, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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Fall begins: Trees as Guides to Spiritual Growth

“So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.”                                         […]

August 10, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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Spiritual Companion V begins in August

Applications for the upcoming Spiritual Companion Training V course are still being reviewed and accepted through Friday, August 7th.  Roger Evans and Sr. Joetta Huelsmann, PHJC, will facilitate the 19-month training, which starts in late August, for those being called to be spiritual guides.  The program is designed to introduce the theory, spirituality, and practice […]

August 1, 2015 in News & Update, Upcoming Events by

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August Retreat listing at a glance

FEATURED RETREATS Day of Renewal Series begins in August Thursday, August 6, 9:15 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Presenter:  Sr. Joetta Huelsmann, PHJC John XXIII Retreat Center will begin a new Day of Renewal series in August featuring a popular book on women in the Bible.  The series begins Thursday, August 6, and will run once a month […]

July 29, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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Fall Retreat for Men continues St. Francis theme

Friday, October 2, 6:30 pm – Sunday, October 4, 1 p.m. Presenters:  Fr. Keith Hosey, Rick Wilson, & Dave Jolliff Continuing with the theme of exploring the five spiritual intentions of St. Francis of Assisi which he modeled in his life.  Come join this weekend with your brothers in Christ for this journey to walk […]

July 22, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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August Celebration: Year of Consecrated Life

Sister Joetta Huelsmann, Director of John XXIII Retreat Center in Hartford City, recently announced a special event celebrating the Year of Consecrated Life.  John XXIII Retreat Center is a place of spiritual growth rooted in Christ offering hospitality, healing, and peace with an open door to all. Celebrating the Year of Consecrated Life John XXIII […]

July 14, 2015 in News & Update, Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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Musings: Life Journey, Culture, Spirituality

This edition of The Window Blog is written by, John Anderson, of Muncie, Indiana, a recent graduate of John XXIII Retreat Center and Lindenwood Retreat Center’s Spiritual Companion 2013-2015 program.   “This past April, I completed 19 months of supervision and training with 9 other precious souls in what was the fourth Spiritual Companion learning […]

July 8, 2015 in The Window Blog by

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Growth in the Spirit series continues

Explore the words of Richard Foster and Dorothy Day during the Growth in the Spirit Series in 2015-16 *** A programming note change on this series.  The originally scheduled date in December has now been rescheduled for January 22-23, 2016.  Complete schedule and link to the brochure below.  Here’s a recap of the series that […]

July 2, 2015 in Retreats, Upcoming Events by

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