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    • Online Retreat - Week 1 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Let's Begin at the Beginning: Our Life Story|Guide: The Memories That Have Shaped Us|This is the first week of a thirty-four-week journey. We begin at the beginning - our story. Prayer is about our relationship with God. ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 2 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Our Story: Exploring Its Depth|Guide: Looking Closely at Our Stories|As we reviewed the photo album of our life stories last week, we all experienced special memories that have put us in touch with our God's presence with ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 3 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Perspective - A Picture of Harmony|Guide: The World as It's Meant to Be|After two weeks of reviewing our story, and seeing it as a story of God's faithful presence in our lives, we move now to look at the bigger picture. ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 4 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      A Picture of Harmony - Living in Balance|Guide: Models of Freedom|This week we move from giving thanks and praise to God - from the big picture of ordered, purposeful creation - to the concrete picture of living in that ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 5 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      The Disorder of Sin - Appalling Rebellion|Guide: What Sin Is|We have spent several weeks enjoying what it is to live in harmony with our purpose and to be inspired by people who seem to get it right. We now turn to look ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 6 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      The Disorder of Sin - Personal Rebellion|Guide: A Time for Deep Self-Knowledge|After King David had an affair with Bathsheba and had her husband, Uriah, killed, Nathan the prophet came to him with a parable. A rich man, ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 7 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      The Disorder of Sin - Personal Patterns|Guide: Uncovering the Mystery of Our Sin|Last week we reviewed the record of our sins in the light of God's love for us. This week we give ourselves the time to probe the patterns ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 8 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      God's Love for Us - Forgiving Mercy|Guide: How God Must Rejoice|This week we will walk around in God's love for us. We want to taste - to fully enjoy - the forgiveness that is God's gift to us.|Though we have been trying ...
    • Online Retreat - Week 9 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      God's Love for Us - Healing Mercy|Guide: God's Love Heals Us|Last week we surrendered to God's forgiving embrace. We accepted and celebrated the forgiving mercy God offers us so that we might experience ourselves as loved ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 10 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      The Invitation of Love - Please Be with Me|Guide: The Call of Our Baptism|Imagine that someone we love has just returned from a week of retreat in the Dominican Republic. Consider this invitation that he or she might make ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 11 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      The Invitation of Love - Our Response|Guide: Offering Ourselves Completely|This week we consider our response to the invitation of love. Through last week's exercise, we know that the depth of our response depends on the ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 12 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      God's Compassion Missions Jesus|Guide: With Jesus in His Mission|We have responded to the invitation of Jesus, the one who loves us. At some level we have expressed our desire to be with Jesus in his mission from God. Now ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 13 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      God Prepares the Way|Guide: The Promise|The early pages of Jesus' photo album show us God's patient and faithful preparation to send Jesus among us. We find the photo of God calling Abram and Sarai to leave their homeland ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 14 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      God Announces the Way; Servants Are Open|Guide: The Faith That Formed Jesus|When we look at a friend's photo album, some of the most intriguing pictures are the ones of our friend's grandparents and parents. We stare into ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 15 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      We Experience His Birth, for Us|Guide: The Grace of His Birth|Many mothers, on their children's birthdays each year, tell them the details of the day they were born. Year after year, the details are repeated. At this point ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 15a Review 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Pausing to Review the Graces We Have Received|Guide: Taking Stock|In the Spiritual Exercises, St. Ignatius urged directors of those making the Exercises to remind those making the retreat that it was important to "remain" ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 16 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      A Hidden Life for Thirty Years|Guide: The Carpenter's Son|One of the most remarkable realities about Jesus is that we know almost nothing about the first thirty years of his life. We know the stories from his public life ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 17 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Two Ways of Desiring|Guide: What Do We Want?|We have begun to contemplate the life of Jesus. We have seen how, from the very beginning, his life was shaped by profound trust in God, surrender to God's plan, and the acceptance ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 17a Review 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Pausing to Review the Graces We Have Received|Guide: The Graces Take Us Deeper|We pause again to let the graces we have received penetrate our hearts more deeply. We are making this retreat in the midst of our everyday ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 18 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online MinistriesOmaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-01-01)
      Three Kinds of Responses|Guide: Motives|Before returning to the life of Jesus, we will take one more week to lay further foundation for our upcoming reflections. We know we will be drawn more deeply into our relationship ...