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Merton and Cohen – Soul Brothers “Going Home”

Note:  This event has been cancelled. Presented by Don Grayston ~ co-founder of the Pacific Jubilee Program, Director for 24 years and Director Emeritus of the PJP Council. Friday, January 27 (7:00 pm) to Sunday, January 29 (1:00 pm) 2017 at the Providence Renewal Centre Thomas Merton and Leonard Cohen: so different, with so much […]

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The Inner and Outer Path – Part One

Posted by Julie Elliot – guest contributor Janet Gear One of the best things about my role as “Communications” for Pacific Jubilee is that people communicate with me! After I posted a blog about Janet Gear winning a prestigious prize, I was pleased to have an exchange of emails with her and to strike up […]

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Pacific Jubilee 4 Day Silent Retreat

Be Still and Know that I am God silent retreats provide time and place to rest, to be in nature and to deepen your spiritual journey—all in an atmosphere of prayer-filled silence. This is an intentional silence that helps persons on retreat encounter that still, quiet, healing place within, where there can be openness to […]

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Rev. Janet Gear makes a difference in the world

By Julie Elliot ~ Reverend Janet Gear has won the Roy M. Davidson Trust Award – the most prestigious scholarly award conferred by the United Church. Janet is a Pacific Jubilee Council member, teacher, advisor and most of all, one who believes in our vision to nurture and develop contemplative presence and leadership in the […]

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Writing and Meditation Retreat

We’re pleased to support Antoinette Voûte Roeder ~ an alum of the Pacific Jubilee SoulGuiding program. Here’s the invitation to her writing and meditation retreat: Our second annual late summer writing retreat will take place on Saturday, August 27, 2016. If you are interested in meditation and like to write, this day might be for […]

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Spiritual Bushwhack

By Celia McBride During a recent Centering Prayer retreat at St. Benedict’s Monastery in Snowmass, Colorado, I ventured forth on an afternoon hike, scrambling up a steep cliff to check out some rock formations that had enticed me from the ground below. After exploring the ancient outcrop where birds nested and faces appeared in ghostly […]

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Are You Being Called to a New Vocation?

Cycle 8 of the Prairie Jubilee Program begins September 15th of 2016. We are now accepting applications. What is the Prairie Jubilee Program? The Prairie Jubilee Program is a two year training program in spiritual formation and Spiritual Direction. It follows a mentorship model with home-based practicum requirements. The program uses the enneagram symbol of transformation […]

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Spiritual Collage – What is wanting to happen?

Posted by Julie Elliot Like kids in a candy store, we approached the Spiritual Collage table to find an array of stunning pictures laid out for us. In silence, we chose the ones that seemed to speak to us and then we returned to our tables with a glue stick and a pair of scissors. […]

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I’m Sorry

The thing that makes my connection to the divine most difficult in this life is my connection with other people.  It’s easy to be holy when you are alone but for most of us that is not an option nor would we want it to be.  So in my quest for peace in my heart […]

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Prairie Jubilee Alumni Workshop: Spiritual Domains of the Enneagram

Hi Prairie Jubilee alumni, staff and friends, I wanted to let you know about a valuable workshop series that’s just around the corner. The Spiritual Domains the Enneagram Workshop Series will begin on, May 19, 2016. It is being led by Prairie Jubilee students, Carole Dufault and Dale Bially. As part of our enhanced service to Prairie […]

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