Teaching Christian Meditation to Children Houston Forum

23 September 2013 | General Interest

Monday, Sept. 23, 2013
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Scanlan Room
Jerabeck Activity Center
4000 Mt. Vernon

  • Price will be $20/person which includes lunch and materials
  • Need-based assistance available
  • Parking available for $2 in Moran Parking Center:
  • Graustark and West Alabama

RSVP to www.stthom.edu/TCMTC

For more information, contact Pat King
713-444-6014 | patrickking50@gmail.com

Presenters

Dr. Cathy Day & Mr. Ernie Christie
Director and Deputy Director of the Townsville Catholic Education Office in Queensland, Australia
Dr. Cathy Day and Mr. Ernie Christie designed and implemented a diocesan-wide Christian Meditation program for young people and their educators.


The forum will address the following:
• Why Teach Christian Meditation to Children and Young Adults;
• Importance of Meditation as an Inclusive Form of Prayer Promoting Growth of the Whole Child;
• “The Townsville Experience”: From Pilot Programs to Teacher Formation;
• What Children, Teachers, and Parents Say About Meditation.

The Forum is intended for teachers, parents, and all those involved in faith development of children and young adults from all denominations.