facilitated by Sr. Linda Zahner, OSB
CANCELLED: Join us for a guided meditation on the theme of salvation that Jesus offers to us all. For this meditation, we will focus on the story of Zacchaeus and how he is called by Jesus to come down from the sycamore tree, to receive the gift of salvation. Here we are reminded that Jesus offers this gift to each of us, despite our unworthiness and lack of faithfulness. In our meditation, we will be invited to let go, to risk climbing down from our perch, and to be open to sharing at the table — accepting the salvation Jesus has claimed for us. We will have scripture reading, guided meditation, quiet reflection, time for sharing, and a closing prayer.
Please register by May 27. After submittng your registration, we will send you an invoice for the retreat. Please know we have scholarships available, and if you would like to make a request, email S. Carol Ann at firstname.lastname@example.org. We strongly encourage you to add email@example.com to your email contacts, to ensure delivery of the source email containing the Zoom link and any additional materials or guidelines for the retreat, which will be emailed the day prior to the retreat We look forward to seeing you online.
Sr. Linda Zahner, OSB, is a member of the Benedictine Community of Mount St. Scholastica, and for 32 years worked in education as a teacher, administrator, and executive officer for a consolidated Catholic school system. In 1996 she received her certification as a spiritual director and retreat director from the Creighton Spirituality Program. She completed massage therapy training at the Universal College of Healing Arts in Omaha, Nebraska, passing her national boards in 1999, and is also a certified Eden Energy Medicine clinical practitioner. Sr. Linda guides retreats and offers therapeutic massage and contemplative healing touch, promoting a holistic approach to health and wellbeing of body, mind, and spirit.