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Flint Sparks Workshop: “Facing our Dying: Love and Death”

March 15, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - March 16, 2015 @ 4:00 PM

Flint Sparks & workshop title

Flint Sparks will be leading an evening and a day workshop in March : “Facing our Dying: Love and Death” at Holy Wisdom Monastery.

This workshop is open to anyone, lay or professional, who is interested in living wholeheartedly in the present while facing the inevitability of mortality.

This spring workshop will emphasize the core energies of loving and being loved as they affect our ability to face death.

Sunday evening: introduction to the themes and practices of the workshop.
Monday: opportunities to witness and to experience the ways in which we both turn away and turn towards receiving and offering emotional and spiritual nourishment. Such nourishment is vital to our ability to face the reality of death authentically and with integrity and can allow us to become more intimate with ourselves and with each other.

Read more: Full description and registration form
Workshop Fee: $150 for those attending this workshop by itself, $95 for those attending the previous weekend retreat, Spiritual and Emotional Nourishment. There are a limited number of scholarships available

CEU’s (pending): There is a $10 charge for CEU’s.
8 CEU’s for Marriage and Family Therapists and Social Workers.

Certificate of Attendance given upon request to Psychologists, Professional Counselors, and AODA professionals, in accordance with the regulations of their professional bodies.

Flint Sparks, PhD is a psychologist with over 25 years’ experience in the practice of psychotherapy. He has post-doctoral certificates in Hakomi psychotherapy and group therapy. In addition, he is a trainer with the Center of Self Leadership in the Internal Family Systems Model. He is also an ordained Zen Buddhist priest currently serving the Appamada community in Austin, Texas.


March 15, 2015 @ 6:00 PM
March 16, 2015 @ 4:00 PM
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Suzanne Kilkus


Holy Wisdom Monastery
4200 County Highway M
Middleton, WI 53562 United States
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Suzanne and others from Open Door Zen Community lead weekly Sunday meditation practice. We sit in the Soto Zen tradition and guided by our teacher, Flint Sparks, of the Appamada community in Austin Texas.

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You are asked to arrive by 5:25pm.

For more information contact me or visit Open Door Zen Community website

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