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Spiritual Deepening eRetreats: A Quaker Way of Living with Dying

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The A Quaker Way of Living with Dying eRetreat invites you to explore and practice the spirituality of death. Growing old, even when that means facing physical or other changes, can help us focus on what is essential.  This eRetreat was previous offered with the title Aging, Death, and Dying.

Learn More: What to expect during a Spiritual Deepening eRetreat

Community Building Calls

Each week, the facilitators will lead Community Building Calls using Zoom.  During these calls, participants will have the opportunity to reflect on the eRetreat content, worship together, do additional eRetreat exercises, and build connections with each other.  

eRetreat Details:

  • Offered October 25 - November 18, 2021 
  • Four weeks, $45 pay-as-led** participation fee
  • Weekly readings, queries, resources, and activities available on FGC's eRetreat website, Matrix
  • Community Building Calls: Mondays at 4-5:30pm Eastern / 1-2:30pm Pacific starting October 25.  The facilitator is also offering optional worship sharing calls on Thursdays at the same time.

**Pay-as-Led is a method of offering sliding scale pricing so that paid events are more accessible for people with a wide range of abilities to pay. Participants choose how much to pay for the registration fee.