Event Registration


  • May 1, 2021
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Spring Clean to Well-Being May 1, 2021 Presenters: Marcia Allen, CSJ and Gilla Dubé, CSJ Move out of the cold, dark months into the brighter sunshine. Come celebrate renewal and transformation. Sisters Marcia Allen and Gilla Dubé invite you to enjoy a day to revive and refresh your inner and outer households. Explore self-care through (more…)


  • May 17, 2021 - May 21, 2021
    5:00 pm - 1:00 pm

May 17-21, 2021 Manna House Staff Vacation time! What better way to spend some of your free time than to finish some UFOs or start on a new project. Have you been looking for some quality time to combine relaxation, quiet reflection time and quilting? Come to Manna House for 4 days of R & (more…)


  • June 13, 2021 - June 19, 2021
    5:30 pm - 1:00 pm

June 13-19, 2021 Retreat Directors: Paula Drass, CSJ, Karen Guth, SCL, and members of the Manna House Staff In a directed retreat the retreatant meets, ordinarily once a day, with an experienced spiritual director. Together they discern the spiritual path on which the Holy Spirit is leading the retreatant. The director suggests Scripture passages that (more…)


  • June 20, 2021 - June 27, 2021
    5:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Bobbin Lace Retreat: Weaving Soul Space in Lace: Exploring Transformation June 20-27, 2021 Directors: Janet Lander, CSJ, Mary Jo Thummel, CS, and Ronna Robertson In this week we will allow lace making to create space for the contemplation of our lives. So much has changed in these last months, and we hunger for beauty and (more…)


  • July 10, 2021
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

July 10, 2021 Presenters: Jean Ann Walton, CSJ, Mary Jo Thummel, CSJ & Lorren Harbin, CSJ Summer is a time of fullness, growth, and light. It invites us to embrace God’s gift of Abundance. Come spend time exploring God’s gifts in your life. Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Cost: $45 (includes lunch). Pre-registration required. (more…)


  • July 15, 2021 - July 18, 2021
    6:30 pm - 10:30 am

2021 Theological Institute July 15-18 Via Zoom Online attendance is $175. $50 non refundable preregistration fee required by July 1, applicable to total cost. Limited number of partial scholarships available for lay participants on first-come, first-serve basis. Inquire at Manna House of Prayer (785) 243-4428.   (more…)


  • Let Creation Flourish!
    July 18, 2021 - July 24, 2021
    5:30 pm - 12:00 pm

Let Creation Flourish! July 18 – 24, 2021      Directors: Janet Lander, CSJ & Marcia Allen, CSJ “The Word is living, being, spirit, all verdant greening, all creativity. This Word manifests itself in every creature.” (Hildegard) This retreat flows out of the theme of the Theological Institute: eco-spirituality and eco-justice. We hope to create an environment (more…)


  • September 30, 2021 - October 3, 2021
    5:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Sept.  30 – Oct. 3, 2021 Guest Teacher: Joyce Schultz The “Costa Maya” quilt pattern is not as difficult as it may seem. Choose a couple of large scale prints.  Surround them with three blenders into a 15” courthouse step block, and you’re halfway there! Cut the block into 4 pieces and add some triangles.  (more…)