Don't Miss the Planning Meeting:
Wednesday, September 1st at 7pm at Our Lady Of Mercy Parish Hall.
We will be discussing the specifics of the trip,
packing needs, expectations, and pick-up and drop off.
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The real question is: Are you man enough for a spiritual adventure that just might change your life?
Along with the “Men of Faith” Catholic Men’s Group, Deacon Pat Kearns from "Our Lady of Mercy Parish" in Redding, CA. will lead another Spiritual “In-Motion” Retreat while backpacking on the famous and beautiful Pacific Crest Trail (PCT).
A group of Men (16 years old and above) will journey along the trail while incorporating spiritual exercises and manly adventures.
Each Day will consist of:
Morning and Evening Prayer
A teaching by Deacon Pat or another clergy on aspects of “Manly Character”
“An Hour of Silence” meditating on the lesson of the day while hiking
Evening Group Reflection and Sharing
As well as fellowship, laughing, joking, fishing, eating, campfires, and nourishment that feeds the soul.
When: Labor Day Weekend. The group will meet at Our Lady Of Mercy Parish in Redding, CA on Friday, September 3, 2010 in the afternoon and caravan to the drop off point. The Spiritual Adventure will end on Monday, September 6, 2010 (Labor Day) midday.
Where: The Pacific Crest Trail North of Castle Crags State Park. The Adventure will begin at Scott Mountain Summit and then journey south.
Cost: There is no cost. You are only required to supply your own food and supplies.
Information: For more information you can contact Deacon Pat Kearns at firstname.lastname@example.org or 530-605-6699
Now more than ever, Catholic Men need to unite, create friendships, support each other, and obtain spiritual nourishment in a method conducive to authentic manhood, as Godly Men!