Retreat & Renewal

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  Do we need to immerse ourselves in retreat? Has the the practice of spiritual immersion outlived its usefulness? Watch this short clip to explore.     There’s still time to discover the value of retreat in person, April 24-26th Click here for info     

Retreat, Renewal & Rejuvenation

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Contemplation with Amy Edelstein

Retreat, Renewal & Rejuvenation RETREAT Why do we go on retreat? Why has withdrawal always been so foundational to spiritual transformation? Retreat (not just physical retreats like this upcoming weekend retreat, but the concept of going inwards) has to do with letting go of all the surface distractions in our lives. It allows the minor irritants and frustrations that create … Read More

An Ecology of Being

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Retreat with Amy Edelstein

When we go on retreat we sink into ourselves, we let go of the outer world and allow ourselves to focus on the dimensions of the deep within. At first it seems only quiet and dark. At first it is challenging to let go of the surface of things. Even if we have retreated many times, for months or even … Read More

Why go on a Retreat?

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Spring Retreat with Amy Edelstein

Why Go On A Spiritual Retreat? Why do we go on retreat? Why has withdrawal always been so foundational to spiritual transformation? What does it lead to? Here, I will open up several of the key aspects of spiritual renewal and discovery to inspire you to make the time for retreat and to support you to get the most out … Read More

Teens Get Relationship Training

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Teens study Love, Marriage & Evolution

At Integral Heart Foundation in Antigua, education is philosophical and pragmatic. Everything from shared agreements to condom use to evolutionary philosophy is on the table and up for discussion. Pictured here are teens with their homework assignment at Christmas break: eight chapters to read with exercises from Love, Marriage & Evolution. Don’t you wish you could have learned how to create … Read More

A Helpful Perspective – Dealing with Sex, Time & Money in a Marriage

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A Helpful Perspective – Dealing with Sex, Time & Money in a Marriage   Getting clear what our values are in relationship and prioritizing the deeper values helps us navigate with love and affection what are often the most charged issues.   Download a 35 minute talk all about how to navigate the tricky areas of Sex, Time & Money … Read More