July 2016: Interfaith Retreat Creating a Culture of Peace

Eighth Annual INTERFAITH: CREATING A CULTURE OF PEACE Retreat
The spirituality and practice of active nonviolence for personal and social change
Co-Sponsored by Saint Paul Interfaith Network (SPIN) and Mary’s Pence – Funding Women. Changing Lives.

Friday, July 29, 2016
6:00-9:00 PM
St. Paul home, TBD

Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31, 2016
9:30 AM-5:00 PM
Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul, 1671 Summit Ave, St Paul

Creating a Culture of Peace (CCP) is a nationwide program for community-based and spiritually-grounded active nonviolence. The training explores dimensions of violence in our culture, resources for interpersonal nonviolence, dynamics of nonviolent social movements, perspectives on community building, and strategic action planning. Full Cost is $150, including Friday dinner and all program expenses. Early registration is encouraged. Scholarship assistance available. Registration is limited to 18 participants representing diversity of religious and spiritual traditions, ethnicity, age and income. Deadline is July 15. For more information contact co-facilitator, Joan Haanjmbhaan@comcast.net.