Program IX Dates and Guiding Questions

Grace Institute for Spiritual Formation 
A Community Practicing Contemplation, Courage, and Compassion 
2019-2021 Session Schedule & Guiding Questions 
Shalom Spirituality Center 
1001 Davis St., Dubuque, IA 

Day one of each retreat session will begin at Shalom Spirituality Center with dinner at 5:30 pm; check in at Shalom will begin at 3:00 pm on day one. Retreat sessions will end at 2:00 pm on day three.

1. Aug. 2-4, 2019 (Fri.-Sun.) – How do we listen deeply to God? 
Facilitator: Amy Zalk Larson 
Worship Guest: Greg Berg

2. Nov. 10-12, 2019 (Sun.-Tues.) – What is God’s dream? 
Facilitators: Craig Nessan, Marty Haugen 

3. Feb. 7-9, 2020 (Fri.-Sun.) – Who is my neighbor? Children of Abraham, Dubuque
Worship Guest: Richard Bruxvoort Colligan 

4. May 3-5, 2020 (Sun.-Tues.) – How can nondual thinking deepen our faith? 
Facilitators: Jodi Hanson, Marilyn Dansart 
Worship Guest: Music of Taize by Mike & Sue Blair, Dick Bruesehoff 

5. Aug. 14-16, 2020 (Fri.-Sun.) – How do I love creation? 
Facilitator: Jim Martin-Schramm
Worship Guest: Greg Berg 

6. Nov. 8-10, 2020 (Sun.-Tues.) – Who is my neighbor? Confronting Racism 
Facilitator: Lenny Duncan 
Worship Guest: Jon Ailabouni 

7. Feb. 12-14, 2021 (Fri.-Sun.) – Who am I called to be? (Discerning and telling my faith story) 
Facilitators: GISF Staff 

8. May 2-4, 2021 (Sun.-Tues.) – What will my spiritual legacy be? 
Facilitators: GISF Staff