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Like a Tree Planted

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by Barbara LaTondresse (This blog is reposted from Barbara’s personal blog Night Lights and Morning Joys.) I’m basking in the afterglow of our perfect weekend women’s retreat. Over fifty Church of the Cross women gathered at Dunrovin Retreat Center on the St. Croix near Stillwater amid the emerging golden landscape for a stellar fall weekend […]

Women’s Retreat 2015: A Time for a Different Posture

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by Jennifer Jacobs Remember the opening scene of The Sound of Music, when Maria heads to the hills outside the abbey? She spins around in the grass of the Alps with her arms out and her face to the sky, singing that famous song. Being outside, away from her duties and her abbey family, feeds […]

2014 Women’s Retreat-My View from the Edge

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by Andene O’Neil A few weekends ago nearly 45 women from Church of the Cross gathered at a retreat center along the St. Croix. Now, I had a particularly unique vantage point from which to experience this reatreat. You see, it was my first retreat as a mom of a newborn. In my retreat-laden past, I’ve usually been […]