The New Orleans Chapter of Maryknoll Affiliates invites all Affiliates to their Regional Conference! Spend a weekend on the shore of Lake Pontchartrain with fellow Affiliates and other Maryknollers. Hear and discuss the messages of the keynote speakers:
- Matt Rousso will talk about “Mission as Accompaniment” and the role of dialogue in mission.
- Felicia and Jason Gehrig, returned Maryknoll Lay Missioners living in Ft. Worth, TX, will be “Telling Our Mission Stories.”
The schedule includes time for prayer and reflection, as well as many opportunities to connect with others during community-building activities, over meals, and at a Cajun fais do do and talent show. You will also gain access to Fr. Gerry Kelly, MM’s Third Wave resources for mission education.
- When: Friday evening – Sunday morning, September 30 – October 2, 2016
- Where: Archdiocesan Retreat Center, 5500 St. Mary St., Metairie, LA 70006
- Cost: Registration – $10; Room/Meals for two nights – $150
(Arrangements may be made to extend your stay before or after the conference.)
- Contact for more information:
Matt Rousso – 504-866-8516 or 504-376-4142
Take advantage of this opportunity to see a different side of vibrant and historic New Orleans.