Did you ever pay attention to the type of words you speak each day? Have you noticed which ones are affirming and soothing, and which are critical and hurtful? Did you know that affirming words can bring healing to body, mind, heart and spirit? Have you ever considered that you are a Word of God?
Come and learn how caring words to ourselves and others can change our outlook on life and foster physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. Bring a favorite prayer, poem, or Scripture passage which contains words that are healing for you. Guided by Sr. Maureen Conroy, RSM, D. Min.
Maureen Conroy, RSM, D.Min., is Co-director of the Upper Room Spiritual Center in Neptune, New Jersey. Her ministries include spiritual direction, the training of spiritual directors, giving directed retreats and offering workshops on spiritual direction, discernment, supervision and Holistic Spirituality. Maureen also educated spiritual directors at Creighton University in Nebraska during the summer months. Maureen has offered workshops on spirituality and spiritual direction in the U. S., Canada, Australia and Ireland. Maureen’s educational background includes a Masters of Divinity, a Doctor of Ministry and two Certificates in Spiritual Direction. She is the author of numerous articles and five books, including The Discerning Heart (Loyola Press) and Looking Into the Well: Supervision of Spiritual Directors (Loyola Press).