Pinwheel Awareness Event in Chicago’s Healing Garden

Here’s a look the last year’s (2017) Child Abuse Prevention Event in the Healing Garden of the Archdiocese of Chicago, including pinwheels for prevention and kind reflections by a renowned spiritual counsel for survivors of clergy abuse, Fr. Larry Dowling. (The 2018 Event will be posted soon….) Do you have videos of events to promote… Read More Pinwheel Awareness Event in Chicago’s Healing Garden

Metanoia

A Poem by Fr. Larry Dowling My prayers these days are like shallow waves Lighting upon heaven’s shore Their voice a whispered echo Of inner longing’s plaintive, restless roar. I yearn that my soul once again be moved, As a sailboat propelled by that wind That brushes across my care-worn face Urging the Spirit’s revival… Read More Metanoia

Prayer Labyrinth at the Sorrowful Mother Shrine, Bellevue, Ohio

In September this year, a precious gift was offered to survivors and others seeking to heal from abuse and trauma. A prayer labyrinth at the Sorrowful Mother Shrine in Bellevue, Ohio, was opened to offer a place where victims of abuse can pray, meditate and heal. Called the Healing Place, it was constructed by Missionaries… Read More Prayer Labyrinth at the Sorrowful Mother Shrine, Bellevue, Ohio

Creating a Pathway toward Renewal: the Healing Garden

By Mike Hoffman, Founder I was so happy when my fellow co-founder Sooz Jeson chose renewal within our Church as the in-depth topic of this Special Edition. I participate in and foster renewal in my professional life by constantly adapting to ever-changing market conditions. I participate in and foster renewal in my family life with… Read More Creating a Pathway toward Renewal: the Healing Garden