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Silent Retreats at Aircastle
(Pocono Manor, PA)
September 30-October 2, 2005 cancelled
no retreats currently scheduled
A location in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania is the site of silent retreats.
Aircastle, a three-story cottage perched on a mountainside has:
There are beautiful spots for meditation and lovely trails and roads to wander.
Silent Retreats arise out of the Friends tradition of taking periods of time for retirement for silent "waiting on the Lord." They are like an extended meeting for worship which convenes over a weekend, with times for community and individual worship as well as quiet walks in the woods. There is time for:
Participation is limited to 12 people. Registration two months in advance is advisable in order to arrange and receive details about the weekend.
Participants bring food to share, sheets, pillowcases and towels. Special arrangements regarding food and bed linens may be made for those coming by public transportation.
To register: Contact David Miller,610-828-4970.
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