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Prayer for Beginners

September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT

Providence Hall Large Conference Room

1 Sisters of Providence
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN 47876


Join Sisters Jan Craven and Paula Damiano as they reveal five steps to help you get your prayer life headed in a new direction.

There are some simple steps that we’ll explain and actually practice. One of them has to do with Nike,” Sister Paula said. “I think people will want to attend because we will lay out a plan that can work for regular folks.

I think we sometimes think that prayer needs to be complicated or that we don’t ‘do it the right way.’ Or we’re praying the same way we did when we were 10-years-old and could use some revitalization. These three hours can and will make a difference in a person’s life!”

Whether you are just beginning a practice of prayer or want to enliven or deepen your prayer life, this is for you!

For more information

Contact Providence Spirituality & Conference Center at 812-535-2952 or provctr@spsmw.org.

Facilitated by

Sister Jan Craven

Sister Jan Craven is director of the Shrine of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin and the National Shrine of Our Lady of Providence. She is co-director of Providence Spirituality & Conference Center. She holds master’s degrees in spirituality and in the philosophy of religion and theology. She is a former teacher, director of religious education, pastoral associate, provincial councilor and tribunal advocate as well as the former director of postulants at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

Sister Paula Damiano

Sister Paula Damiano is co-director of Providence Spirituality & Conference Center and has led retreats and workshops on a variety of spiritual topics in the United States and in Canada, Europe and Asia. She has a special interest in combining art and music in retreat work. She has a bachelor’s degree in art education, a master’s degree in spirituality from Fordham University and a certificate in business executive management. Sister Paula is the former high school teacher, diocesan vocation director, Congregation vocation director, associate pastor and provincial councilor, also served as a Sisters of Providence General Officer for 10 years.

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