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Pressnews.biz (Press Release) Nov 4, 2014
-- Upcoming programs at San Luis Ray Retreat
The desire to get away from the daily struggles of life at regular intervals is quite natural. In fact, it is a must for you if you wish to go ahead in life.
The best available option to get this kind of a refreshing distraction at the moment is going for a retreat. And, for a resident of California, choosing a great location is going to be a tough job. The area abounds in renowned facilities designed to help you connect both with yourself and to God in a more meaningful way. Still, the search for the best which is located in a scenic surrounding would definitely take you to Old Mission San Luis Rey http://www.sanluisrey.org/. Quite naturally, you would want to have an idea of the programs being organized there. Here is a brief description of some of them.
1. Behind the scenes tour
Gaze at the beauty of the sprawling gardens. The plants there would definitely remind you of the Spanish occupation in the region. Spending a few minutes here is sure to make you feel relaxed and refreshed.
2. Quiet Monday
Listen to the enlightening sound of silence. From 9 in the morning to 4 in the evening, you are sure to find a way to communicate better with your own mind. It is going to have its influence may be all your life.
3. Cooking class
Get acquainted with the delicacies of Mexico. You are also allowed to participate in a thanksgiving dinner at a nominal charge. Learn to prepare healthy and delicious recipes. You will learn how to take care of your body without sacrificing enjoyment.
4. The silent advent retreat
Learn the true meaning of Christmas under the supervision of well-experienced Franciscan friars. Be prepared both in mind and in spirit to welcome Jesus Christ, the savior of the world.
5. The fourth annual Christmas concert
Enjoy a splendid performance by the renowned singers in San Diego, that too completely free of charge. Be filled with the spirit of Christmas with the all-time favourite Christmas songs.
6. Advent discipleship retreat
Know that advent is the season of preparation and anticipation. You get ready to welcome Jesus, the promised savior to humanity. A retreat designed to help you in this regard is sure to equip you with innovative ideas to take home to your loved ones. Let Christmas be a time of merriment and an opportunity to celebrate the coming of Christ.
7. Retreat for women
An annual retreat designed to help women, this allows you to enjoy the presence of God.
When combined with the great retreats being offered, the Mission is sure to make you feel renewed even if you spend a single day here. Take care to explore the official website to know the dates and to know about the space available.
Alongside retreats visit Mission Museum http://www.sanluisrey.org/museum/ and learn important facts about California mission history and presence. Quick facts and history features available at this link http://www.sanluisrey.org/museum/ .
Contact Person: Maureen Sullivan
E-mail: [email protected]
Old Mission San Luis Rey de Francia
Address: 4050 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92057-6402
Tel/Fax: (760) 757-3651