DEVELOPING A PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD
Based on Mr.Davis' book “Satisfying Our Innate Desire to Know God”
See below for schedule and details.
Saturday, July 17, 2021
“Developing a Personal Relationship with God”
Led by CSA Minister Leode Franklin
9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. EDT
The purpose of this retreat is to enhance spiritual understanding of basic philosophical concepts and learn techniques which allow one to implement a lifestyle in harmony with natural laws and assist in bringing forth awakened spiritual consciousness.
9:30 - 10:00 - Seminar Introduction & Meditation – Leode Franklin
10:00 - 11:00 – Leode Franklin
Why We Want to Know God
Leode will discuss our innate desire to know God, understanding philosophical concepts of God, the objective cosmic individualization process, and our relationship with the infinite. We will learn techniques and procedures to enhance our spiritual practices, living in clear awareness and awakening to our true nature.
11:00 - 11:15 - Comfort Break
11:15 – 12:15 – Pascale Chambers
How to know what to believe
Pascale will discuss how knowledge is acquired, how to pray effectively, and how contemplative meditation, intuition, and committed discipleship can be used in our quest to seek the true wisdom of the Self.
12:15 - 1:15 - Lunch
1:15 - 2:15 – Ryan Strong
How to Know God, the Seven Stages of Awakening
In this discussion Ryan will focus on how we awaken through the different levels of spiritual growth and the corresponding chakras. He will give recommendations on how to quickly progress through these spiritual stages.
2:15 - 2:30 - Meditation & close the day – Leode Franklin