In recent community forums, several questions were asked about changes that have taken place in our Center over the past couple of years, such as what happened to...
The Center for Spiritual Living Healdsburg?
The Spirit Expressing Art Show?
The ManSpirit Fall Retreat?
The Empowerment Groups?
One of the values of our community forums is that staff and leadership can hear from the community about any blind spots or assumptions in our organization. Staff and leadership are mindful to not over-communicate and when we learn there is a desire to know more about our operations, we are delighted! We learned from the forums that there is a perception that changes, such as those listed above, take place suddenly and without process. In reality, there is frequently a lot of discussion, communication, and process involved in the retiring or reorganizing a group or project.
In the case of Center for Spiritual Living Healdsburg, the new community was an experiment. When the leadership of that new center had given two solid years to the project, they were able to make an assessment about its viability. Based on the low growth and revenue, they decided to close it. The decision came from the leadership of the Healdsburg Center and was communicated to those who were on its mailing list. Now we know that there were and are people in Santa Rosa who would have appreciated knowing about its closing too.
Our annual art show, Spirit Expressing, enjoyed a successful history of over 20 years in bringing the spiritual expression of art among our community members to a top class show. Some of the people serving on the
Last Updated: Wednesday, 12 August 2015 16:56
Wed. Sept. 2 – Yoga for You – 10 am, in Grinton Chapel
Wed. Sept. 2 - Meditation, 6:30 to 6:50 pm, in Grinton Chapel
Wed. Sept. 2 - Evening Service, "Alla About Allah," Rev. Kim Kaiser, 7 pm, in the Sanctuary
Sat. Sept. 5 - ManSpirit First Saturday Brunch, 9 am, in Rooms 1 and 2
Sat. Sept. 5 - Spirit Writes, 10 am, in Room 10 (North Wing)
Sat. Sept. 5 - Saturday Meditation Group, 10 am, in Room 11 (North Wing)
Sun. Sept. 6 - Morning Services at 8:30, 10:00, and 11:30 am.
Sun. Sept. 6 - Silent Meditation, 9:35 to 9:50 am, in Room 6 (upstairs).
Sun. Sept. 6 - Nonviolent Communication "Creating Domestic Bliss," 1 pm, in Room 3
Sun. Sept. 6 - Evening Service, 7 pm, in Room 10 (North Wing)
Mon. Sept. 7 -Labor Day - Offices and store closed today.
Last Updated: Monday, 31 August 2015 22:03