Tau Center Remains Closed for In Person Gatherings

  Lenten Season Offerings 

We invite you to Open Your Heart and Look with Hope as you embark on your personal Lenten Journey this year. Know that in the stillness of the heart, wisdom emerges and peace is found. Blessings. 

  Visio Divina Our Journey 

 Visio Divina – Our Journey

  Our Journey Companion Handout

  Mary Oliver Companion Handout

  Wendell Berry Companion Handout

  "Ashes" A Reflection Song   

 Ash Wednesday – In a Time of Pandemic

 Companion Handout

  Video Prayer

Ever Faithful, Always Hopeful - A Lenten Journey

Companion Handout 

  Visio Divina Reflection

Wheaton Franciscan Vision Prayer

Companion Handout

Fourth Sunday Reflection Handout

Wheaton Franciscan Prayer

Individual Virtual Retreats

Create a Space for Stillness and Reflection in Your Home This Lenten Season

Lent is about broadening our hearts and preparing the way, making room for careful attention to what matters most.’  

With this intention we invite you to create a dedicated space in your home for quiet prayer and contemplation. This area can be as simple as a comfortable chair with a small table, perhaps near a window to gaze on nature while sipping your morning coffee.

Add a candle (battery works well), a purple cloth and a symbol or two that reflects faithfulness and hope. This could be a cross, a stone, a picture – see what speaks to you. You might also choose to add a new symbol each week. A basket for your bible or other inspirational text, a Lenten Devotional, such as ‘Poetry of Lent' and a journal with pen may also be useful as you embark on your personal Lenten Journey. Commit to spending time here each day, allowing yourself time to rest, renew and reflect in the coming weeks.

Spiritual Direction

Many people long to find meaning in their lives, to discover their true selves, and to grow closer to God and others. But sometimes, it’s hard to know just where to start. Spiritual direction is a process of deep listening with a spiritual companion as you attempt to deepen your relationship with the divine and grow in your own personal spirituality.

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Small Group Retreats & Programs

Tau Center welcomes groups with a spiritual or religious mission to enjoy our space for private retreat where your attendees can experience a day of reflection, prayer, team sharing or other customized retreat options.

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Welcome to Tau Center

We offer a sacred space to assist individuals on their own spiritual journey – whether it is to reconnect with their inner-spirit or whether they are seeking a deeper relationship with God and the world around them. Our programs encourage an awakening of the spirit that leads to hope, healing, peace and transformation. 

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Seasonal Programs  

Poetry of Lent

This year Tau Center is offering an online Lenten devotional for download from our website. 

Poetry of Lent -  Lenten Companion to Mary Olivers ‘Devotions’ includes weekly readings, reflections and practice suggestions for your in-home Lenten Journey.

The poems referenced in the booklet are available in Mary Olivers book of poetry “Devotions” or can be found online individually for personal use.

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Centering Prayer - Listen to Your Heart

Three Series starts

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - Via Zoom

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m
Facilitated by Laura Desmarais

It is within silence and stillness that we listen to our heart. What is your heart telling you this Lenten season?

We invite you to take time to connect and dwell in your heart space this Lenten Season.

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