Contemplative Living Experience And Nourishment (C.L.E.A.N) Seminar
C.L.E.A.N Day 1
The much awaited Contemplative Living Experience and Nourishment began yesterday with Sisters and lay contemplatives arriving at 4PM.
The usual protocols of registration, check in, and orientation followed.
After dinner, Sr. Eppie Brasil gave a talk on the “Transformative Power of Contemplative Living” which sets the tone for the next days to come.
C.L.E.A.N Day 2
C.L.E.A.N Day 3
Sr. Kaye led the opening prayer followed by a Contemplative Sit at Eckhart Hall, and then another nutritious and refreshing breakfast.
Sr. Menchi Advincula, a medical doctor and alternative healer shared her experience in Glucose management in a talk called Your Health is Your Wealth.
An exciting actual demonstration on Food Preparation followed in which the participants were divided into four menus: Soup, Main Dish, Vegetable Salad, and Juice. Their output were served to them as dinner.
After lunch, they were divided into two groups for the actual experience of Food Growing (Gardening with Sr. Irene) and Food Gathering (Fishing with Sr. Lodife).
A Rosary and Mass ended the day’s activities. Then after dinner, they were given a synodal theme on Expanding Your Tent given by Sr. Eppie.