Parkinson’s Fight Club

St. Bernadette Catholic Church 16245 N 60th St, Scottsdale

Attention all persons with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers; the Parkinson’s Fight club is here to help. Meetings are held every week where we will do exercises to music to prevent atrophy of muscles(as if you don’t use it; you lose it!), we socialize to prevent depression, and we communicate to prevent dementia. For any […]

Healing of Memories Workshop for Religious Leaders

Spirit in the Desert 7415 East Elbow Bend Road, Carefree

The Healing of Memories workshop is for clergy and religious leaders who have experienced emotional, psychological and spiritual distress – in their personal or professional lives. This workshop provides a safe, confidential environment, the ideal setting to help participants take the necessary steps toward healing. As religious leaders, your unique role is to minister to […]


Catholic Academy for Life Leadership (CALL) for TEENS: Open House and Registration

Diocesan Pastoral Center 400 E Monroe St, Phoenix, AZ, United States

CALLING all rising High School Freshman and Sophomores: Join your peers in CALL, a three-year leadership program of in-depth seminars in topics such as Theology of the Body, bioethics, pro-life, vocations to marriage and religious life, understanding gender ideology, developing a prayer life, preparing for college, and more. Besides serving to enrich and strengthen your […]


Retirement & Purposeful Aging Retreat: What’s Next in My Life

Franciscan Renewal Center 5802 E Lincoln Dr, Scottsdale, AZ, United States

Jim Briggs “It is not how old you are, but how you are old.” Jules Renard As you think about your retirement years and move into this next chapter of your life, this retreat will explore the benefits and joys as well as the challenges and concerns ahead. How do we live this stage of […]


The Stories You Need to Tell with Cristiane Busato Smith

Franciscan Renewal Center 5802 E Lincoln Dr, Scottsdale, AZ, United States

"Writing is a form of prayer. It is an attempt to communicate with God." Isabel Allende We are all storytellers. Telling stories makes us human. Telling stories about our spiritual journeys – our individual contact with God and the Divine within us – can be enlightening and healing. The creative process of writing can also […]


The Hour of the Laity: Lumen Gentium (THL2024)

Christ Cathedral 13280 Chapman Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92840, United States 13280 Chapman Ave, Garden Grove, AZ, United States

Lay Catholics have a unique responsibility and privileged opportunity to influence the world for Christ. It’s not an optional prerogative, but their duty as baptized children of God. Join THL2024! What's THL2024? This is a national conference for all lay Catholics who seek to grow as leaders to influence civil society for Christ. The conference […]