WOMEN’S DRUMMING CIRCLE
is meeting (usually) on the 4th Fridays of the month, 6:00 – 7:30 PM in the sanctuary. Leader is Drumming Priestess Mz. Dionne Kohler-Newvine. No drumming experience necessary. Some drums are available – if you have questions please speak with Mz. Dionne Kohler.-Next date is November 17 (a 3rd Friday).
Meets in the Art Womb with Priestess Jennifer Mantle. $25 for herchurch folks, $35 for general public DATES TBA.
Example: Join Jennifer for afternoon of creative introspection. We’ll invite SoulCollage® cards for and reclaim the parts of ourselves that have been silenced, abandoned or disenfranchised, inspired by the patriarchal misinterpretation and demonization of Mary Magdalene, though every card that wants to be made is welcome. All welcome, no art experience needed. An intro to the process, materials and munchies provided.
CRYSTAL REIKI, DATE TBA
meets in Kuan Yin room: $175 (includes over 40 crystals for you to keep!)
Crystals and Reiki are a truly wonderful complement of each other- a literally natural combination! Priestess Jennifer Mantle is wonderfully passionate about crystals and absolutely loves using them in Reiki healing. Each crystal becomes an additional Reiki practitioner! The result is astoundingly gentle yet deep and resonant healing. Participants must have Reiki Level I or higher. Ask Jennifer for more info!
4th SUNDAY DISCUSSION GROUP
will meet in the Gallery Annex on Sunday November 26 to read and discuss issues pertinent to women and/in politics.
WHAT HAPPENED by Hillary Rodham Clinton which will be our basis for the November discussion. Clinton takes us inside the intense personal experience of becoming the first woman nominated for president by a major party in an election marked by rage, sexism, exhilarating highs and infuriating lows, stranger-than-fiction twists, Russian interference, and an opponent who broke all the rules. This is her most personal memoir yet.
Soup and/or salad will be available. Some copies of the book are available. Check the book nook in the entryway. We meet from 12:15 – 1:45 PM.
GODDESS PAINTING CLASS
third Sundays, 1-4pm at herchurch
$25 for herchurch folks, $35 for others
This class will enable you to approach painting in a prayerful, sacred practice, overcoming the inner critic to create a personal, sacred icon!
Katie Ketchum, trained in Shiloh Sophia’s Color of Woman method, will provide instruction based on this powerful technique and guide us in writing chants from our paintings, and Jennifer Mantle, well versed in the method and in holding sacred space, will help create a container in which participants can feel safe to play, grow and explore!
There will also be an optional, free online Goddess Painting Sanctuary on Facebook for participants to share about the goddess we are communing with, connect with each other, and share their process. Painting technique will be taught in person during class, with additional tutoring available from Katie by arrangement.
Join us for this powerful, prayerful, playful, soul-enlivening adventure!
Sessions are the third Sunday of each month, 12:45pm-3:45pm in the Art Womb at herchurch, 678 Portola Dr. SF. Supplies are included, however, you may wish to bring a snack, a bigger canvas (small canvases provided), any favorite brushes and a journal.
Questions/RSVP to Jennifer 415.425.9070 or Jennifer@SoulFullPlay.com
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EVERY WEDNESDAY, the sanctuary is open from 7:00 – 8:00 PM. Goddess rosary beads are available for use during that time. Printed versions of the prayers and meditations will be on hand as well as incense, oils, candles and bells. Community spoken Goddess Rosary is conducted at 7:15 and 7:45 PM. You may come and go as you wish, and use the prayer stations at any time.
Embodied/ Movement Rosary every 1st Wednesday with Judith Lavender Dancer.
ROSARY MAKING every 3rd Wednesday at 8:05 – 9:15 PM. Beads and instructions provided. (very easy! and fun!) ASL available uponrequest.
EACH FIRST SUNDAY we have an ASL (Sign Language) Interpreter available for our worship service and other programs (upon request).
FRIDAY NIGHT GROUP FOR WOMEN
meets at 7 PM – 10 PM once a month (usually the first Friday) for women who want to BE TOGETHER….explore thealogy, faith, and spirituality: claim and celebrate the Sacred Feminine in our lives and world …. relax and laugh!. We create a safe and sacred space where we can speak freely, think creatively, ask questions, and open our hearts and minds to new hopes and possibilities…and/or JUST BE! Schedule:Dinner provided at the Gallery Annex (enter through Church office door or sanctuary) RSVP to pastor Stacy at firstname.lastname@example.org WALK-ins welcome TOPIC – tbd NEXT DATES: December 1