The real question is: Are you man enough for a spiritual adventure that just might change you life?
Along with the “Men of Faith” Catholic Men’s Group, Deacon Pat Kearns from "Our Lady of Mercy Parish" in Redding CA. from the Sacramento Diocese 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 3rd, 2010 in the afternoon and caravan to the drop off point. The Spiritual Adventure will end on Monday, September 6th 2010 (Labor Day) midday.
Where: The Pacific Crest Trail Near Castle Crags State Park.
Cost: There is no cost. You are only required to supply your own food and supplies.
Information: For more information you can log onto www.catholic-men.blogspot.com or feel free to contact Deacon Pat Kearns at: e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Now more than even, Catholic Men need to unite, create friendships, support each other, and obtain spiritual nourishment in a method conducive to authentic manhood, as Godly Men!