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Meditation and Life Integration

“Let us come back to ourselves and establish ourselves in what is present right now. Let us learn to recognize the conditions for happiness that are present within us and around us.”

- Thich Nhat Hahn

This is being offered via conference call.  If you would like to attend, contact

Do you feel like life is rushing by and you are not really living?  Do you put off beginning a practice of daily meditation although knowing it would be good for you?  Do you long to share about real life questions and learn with other seekers? 

This series offers twenty minutes of silent meditation together and discussion of readings from the book No Time Like the Present, Finding Love, Freedom, and Joy Right Where You Are by Jack Kornfield, which is available in the Siena Retreat Center bookstore.

Select as many evening sessions as your schedule allows.  Come even if you have not read the chapter or have the book; there is always something new to learn and experience.

Mondays once a month:   June 18, 2020

Will resume in Fall.
Freewill offering accepted



Pat Shutts holds a BA in Theology and an MA in Pastoral Studies and a certificate in spiritual guidance from Creighton University.  Pat brings her gift of compassionate listening and openness to the Spirit.  She is a lay covenant member of the Wheaton Franciscans and is part of the Sophia Zen Sangha.


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Meditation and Life Integration- June 18

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