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Sunday, November 19 • 10:15am - 11:00am
Lifestyle of a Youth Worker Contemplative

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This workshop is inspired by Victor Hugo’s “Les Miserables” and Thomas Merton and distilled for today’s spirituality. The contemplative life is not just for the monastics — it’s for ordinary people, such as Victor Hugo’s Jean Valjean, whose encounter with the bishop furthered his spiritual formation journey. We’ll explore ways to reduce our need for pleasure, comfort, prestige and success in order to pursue union with Christ, as Merton suggested in “The Inner Experience.”

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Archie Honrado

Archie Honrado is a missionary, youth worker, spiritual director, retreat guide, prayer-space curator/architect and worship leader. He serves with Urban Youth Workers Institute, Youth Specialties, Youth for Christ, American Baptist Churches of Los Angeles and DeVos Urban Youth Le... Read More →


Sunday November 19, 2017 10:15am - 11:00am
Mississippi Cook Convention Center

Attendees (25)