Regnum Christ Women's Advent Retreat
Mass followed by Retreat at 41 minute mark. Press Image to Play Virtual Retreat.
Karla Amezcua is originally from Queretaro, 2 hours north of Mexico city. Karla is the youngest of four children raised in a Catholic family. In 2002 she dedicated her life to God as a Consecrated Woman of Regnum Christi in Monterrey, Mexico. She has held the role of Director of Everest Academy a private Catholic school in the Archdiocese of Chicago, then primary spiritual formator in Columbia of adolescents and adult Regnum Christi members for 7 years. In 2014 she came back to the US to work at an international Boarding School in Rhode Island, Overbrook Academy. Karla is a certified a Strategic Interventionist Life Coach with the Robbins-Madanes Institute and in 2017 published a book in spanish. "El Poder de la Mirada" about the power of healing and transformation we hold in our eyes through the power of God.
Karla is currently in Washington DC assisting her Consecrated Community with women's ministry, Spiritual Coach for Lumen, Regnum Christi as well as with high school and college girls. She is available for spiritual direction and preaching talks, workshops, courses and spiritual retreats.
This document has been prepared to help you make a wonderful retreat experience.
Song #2 is played before the retreat talk.
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Date: Thursday, December 3, 2020
Location: Saint Katharine of Siena Church, 104 S. Aberdeen Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087 or virtually
Time: 9:30 am – 11:30am
9:30 am Mass
10:00 am Introduction of Speaker: Karla Amezcua, Consecrated of Regnum Christi
Theme: "Entering into Mary's Heart"
10:45 am Questions for Reflection followed by Q & A
11:30 am Closing Prayer
Creating a Virtual Retreat Experience
* Create ambiance by lighting candles
* Place fresh flowers or your advent wreath as centerpiece
* Offer snacks, coffee, tea
* Bring bibles and journal
* Begin retreat with song #1 (i.e. Breath of Heaven by Amy Grant)
* Allow for time to answer reflection questions after talk
* Play Song #2: Be Born in Me (Francesca Battistelli)
* Invite ladies to share their experience
* Have each person pick name for personal prayer commitment
* End retreat with song #3(i.e. Make Room by Casting Crowns)
Dinner is hot and tickets are available. Come and join us for an evening to celebrate the way Christ has been moving through the mission of Regnum Christi and to take part in the auction!