Step 2 of the 12 Steps Explained

To deepen insights into the 12 Step program, please see the flyer below.

Step 2 flyer v2

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Winter – Spring 2020


A Lenten Group Spiritual Direction Opportunity

Please join Mary Sykes, an intern at WVIS, for a five week Lenten reflection program using the book, Can You Drink the Cup? by Henri Nouwen.  Please see registration flyer below.

Lenten Group Spiritual Direction

Praying Our Experiences: A Lenten Group Spiritual Direction Program

Please join Sally Orcutt, an intern at WVIS, for a five week Lenten reflection program using the book, Praying Our Experiences by Joseph Schmidt, FSC.  Please see registration flyer below.

Praying Our Experiences

John Priestley completes the 19 annotation retreat

Congratulations, John!

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Growing Through Grief Program

On March 14, 2020, there will be a presentation by Sister Carole Riley, CDP, Ph. D on “Growing Through Grief”.  Please see the flyer for registration below.

Growing Through Grief Workshop (click here for flyer)

Almost Heaven Retreats 2020

Please see the flyer and registration form for our Annual Almost Heaven Retreats., May 21 – July 12, 2020.
Welcome to God’s peace and quiet reflection!


2020 Almost Heaven Retreats WVIS Brochure

Lenten Retreat 2020

Join us for quiet time, meditation and contemplation, and time to meet with a spiritual director to grow closer in relationship with God.  Click on the flyer below for more information and to register.

2020 Lenten Flyer

The Relentless Tenderness of Jesus: Group Spiritual Direction

Terry Mathias, an Associate Spiritual Director at WVIS, will be offering Group Spiritual Direction, using the book, The Relentless Love of God by Brennan Manning.  Please see flyer below.

The Relentless Tenderness of Jesus brochure

Centering Prayer: An Introduction

Please join us for an introduction to Centering Prayer.  This presentation will be given by the WVIS staff: Fr. Bill Petro, Charles E. Boll II, Sr. Carole Riley and Bob Sylvester on February 29, 2020 from 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM.  Please see the flyer with registration form below.

Centering Prayer 2020

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