Like to be part of something where you are not always the leader?
Want to join others in community but family responsibilities keep you close to home?
Travelling away from home and still want to be part of a group back here?
There are some of the reasons people have signed up for E-retreats.
Retreats Published Online
Upcoming Email Retreats
Moments: Holy Week Reflections from the President and Program Staff | More Info & Register
All the Way to Pentecost 2014: Finding Mystery in the Season of Easter | More Info & Register Summer Sheets: Opening Scripture Stories in Fresh Ways – available May 2014 | More Info & Register
Advent Personal eRetreat 2014 : | More Info & Register
Advent 2014 A Small Group Study for Adult Groups| More Info | Poster | Sample | Register
Twelve Days of Christmas: Seasonings |More Info | Sample | Register
Lent Adult Study 2015: | More Info | Register
Lent Personal Email 2015: | More Info | Sample | Register
Workshops at the Maritime Conference Centre
Women in Ministry Retreat Day, April 24, 2014 | More Info & Register
Godly Play Core Training | More Info Registration | May 31. September 20 and October 18.
2013 Children’s Spirituality II October 3-4| More Info to Come | Register
Art & Spirituality Day | More Info to Come
Preaching as Spiritual Practice | More Info to Come
Workshops with new Doctors of Ministry | More Info to Come
Book Study Webinars | More Info to Come
All the Way to Pentecost Receive a brief daily email prompting you to notice the Mystery of Easter each of the days leading to Pentecost. Below is a sample of the kind of emails you can expect. Click here to Read more or Register SAMPLE from Week 1: Practices for Keeping Easter Tuesday, April 28 Taste the Mystery Crossing the Threshold of the Day Get one raisin or one piece of orange or choose a bite of your breakfast. Take at least a minute to really chew your raisin or orange segment, roll it around your tongue, savour the juice....read more
A Retreat Day for Lay Women in Ministry Are you serving on a church committee, serving a UCW group, serving your neighbours or just needing a day away? You are welcome here! Join us on May Day. Thursday, May 1, 2014 Maritime Conference Centre 21 Wright St, Sackville, NB Hosted by Janice Maclean, Conference Minister for Christian Nurture & Enrichment Thursday, May 1, 2014 Registration & Coffee at 9:45am – ending at 3pm * $25 or pay as you are able. Theme: A Festival of Blessings Conversation. Worship. Singing. Catered...read more
A Retreat Day for Women in Paid Accountable Ministry Thursday, April 24, 2014 Maritime Conference Centre 21 Wright St, Sackville, NB Hosted by Janice Maclean, Conference Minister for Christian Nurture & Enrichment Thursday, April 24, 2014 Registration & Coffee at 9:45am – ending at 3pm * $25 or pay as you are able. Theme: The Passion of Mary Magdalene. Conversation. Worship. Singing. Catered Lunch. Spacious Time. Registration Women in Ministry...read more
NARTHEX Confirmation Resources AVAILABLE NOW: Click here to download the print resource for the Introductory video This is a sample of the Print Resource that comes with access to the theme videos. You receive it as part of the package for “Videos only” or when you register on-line participants. View the Introductory Video here! You have choices. You may register to purchase access to the Video and Resource Package to supplement your own confirmation program. We are registering now for youth on-line participation for...read more
All The Way to Pentecost Daily Emails SCROLL DOWN TO REGISTER Receive a brief daily email prompting you to notice the Mystery of Easter each of the days leading to Pentecost. Read it with your morning coffee. The daily emails will carry you into the day with a desire to look for mystery waiting in hidden places or shimmering in plain sight. Read it at night. Let it percolate in you and guide your day following. Inspired by Godly Play stories, the daily emails will offer creative ways of taking a pause before crossing the threshold of...read more
Join the President and Program Staff of Maritime Conference each morning in Holy Week as they reflect on Moments in Holy Week. Based on readings from the Gospel of Matthew, the daily email will introduce a Moment each day in Holy Week, and offer a scripture reading, a moment of brief reflection and a moment of prayer. The reflections will be based on a personal experience of the Moment for the day and be reflected in creative writing, poetry, art, or music. You will receive a daily email beginning Monday of Holy Week and continuing until...read more
Soul Songs: Praying the Psalms Through the lens of the six Psalms set aside in the Lectionary for Lent, we will look at our own Soul Songs and seek ways to open our heart to our own story and ways of being present and responsive in the world around us. Here is what you can expect to find in each of the six emails you will receive: A Visual Journal receiving a word from the Psalm for the day. Entry Points – a brief teaching about the Psalms covering topics like the language for God, the language of outrage, the...read more
NARTHEX Confirmation Resources “It’s meant to be flexible!” “It’s meant to fit some of the realities of gathering youth in pastoral charges.” Here are some of the ways NARTHEX resources may assist your youth ministry. 1. You have gathered a group and have your own program but its hard to find times when youth can meet. Take a look at the themes for the Six Videos. If they are topics you cover (see below for synopsis) then you might consider purchasing access to the YouTube videos to supplement your program....read more
Confirmation Resources 2014 nar·thex [nahr-theks] An entry way between the sanctuary of a church and the main door to the world beyond. Offering …. An on-line confirmation community for youth or Six professionally produced You Tube Videos to supplement your program or A Confirmation Retreat at Tatamagouche Centre. (April 4-5) You register for the resources you need. To learn more about NARTHEX and the resources please download this brochure: NARTHEX: Confirmation Resources 2014 To learn more about your choice of resources and the...read more
Lent Email Retreat - Soul Songs: Praying the Psalms A six- week personal retreat written by Janice MacLean, Minister for Christian Nurture & Enrichment Register Now. See Registration Form Below “ I have a life-long relationship with the Psalms. I’ve always loved them. Sometimes I want to love them more as I struggled with language and images. In this retreat I share my journey and practice of entering the Psalms through study and prayer and coming to claim them as “Soul Songs.” We will focus on the six Psalms...read more