Silence - based on “In the Sanctuary of Silence” with Marty Wuttke, Sam Sasu and Leode Franklin
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Led by CSA Minister Marty Wuttke
9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. EDT
The purpose of the retreat is to inspire us to strengthen and enhance our meditation practice so we can delve deeper into the silence and discover our true nature. We will be sharing clear, practical, easy instructions based on Mr. Davis’ book: "In the Sanctuary of Silence”.
9:30 - 10:00 - Seminar Introduction & Meditation – Marty Wuttke
10:00 - 11:00 – Marty Wuttke
Establishing a Practice of Superconscious Meditation
In this session Superconscious meditation and benefits derived from a daily practice are reviewed. Discussion of individualized consciousness with focus on awareness, intelligence, mind ,and ego. Also included will be an explanation and guided practice of the Analytical Meditative Contemplation technique.
11:00 - 11:15 - Comfort Break
11:15 – 12:15 – Sam Sasu
Various Techniques for a Successful Meditation Practice
Presentation on techniques for a successful meditation session. Techniques to be reviewed are: Attentiveness Meditation, Prayerful Meditation, Affirmative Meditation, Mantra Meditation and Pranayama. Guided demonstrations for each technique will be included.
12:15 - 1:15 - Lunch
1:15 - 2:15 – Leode Franklin
Overcoming and Avoiding Obstacles to Meditation
This session includes recommended guidelines to ensure success on the spiritual path. Also, discussion of obstacles that can impede our meditation practice and how to overcome such obstacles so that we can clarify our awareness and experience spiritual unfoldment.
2:15 - 2:30 - Meditation & close the day – Marty Wuttke