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  • Bread Baking Retreat

    Posted on December 4, 2020 by in

    • Bread Baking
      January 8, 2021 - January 10, 2021
      5:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    January 8-10, 2021 (Pending depending on Covid restrictions) Presenters: Betty Suther, CSJ & Denise Schmitz, CSJ Does the smell of baking bread make you smile? Take deep breaths of enjoyment? Do you wish you could learn how to make bread? Or has bread baking been a reminder of failure? Come to this weekend and pray (more…)

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  • Fall Spirituality

    Posted on October 15, 2020 by in

    • Fall Spirituality
      October 24, 2020
      9:30 am - 3:00 pm

    9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, at Manna House of Prayer Presenters: Sisters Jean Ann Walton and Mary Jo Thummel Autumn is a time of ripening, coming to fullness and letting go into winter’s rest. Come and enjoy a day of letting go and receiving, embracing the dance of trust. Cost is $50 (more…)

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  • Masks

    Posted on October 8, 2020 by in

    • Masks
      October 31, 2020
      1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 31 Presenter: Sister Dian Hall A Halloween mask is what we often think of when we talk about masks. But our current COVID-19 pandemic has given us a new view of masks. What about the invisible masks we wear that can hide our feelings and emotions? Why do we wear (more…)

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    Memory Loss Changes Everything!

    Posted on September 22, 2020 by in

    Event Phone: 785-243-4428


    • Memory Loss Changes Everything!
      October 10, 2020
      10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join us at Manna House from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 10  for a workshop entitled Memory Loss Changes Everything! One of the most difficult experiences in life is accompanying someone we love who is living with diminishment of their memory. While the person with memory loss may look the same, they are not. (more…)

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    Quilting Retreat: Colors in the Wind

    Posted on February 10, 2020 by in

    • Colors in the Wind Quilting Retreat
      October 15, 2020 - October 18, 2020
      5:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    October 15-18, 2020 Colors in the Wind Guest teacher: Joyce Schultz Colors of the Wind is a variation of the Tennessee Waltz quilt pattern from years ago. Although it appears to have curved seams, it is all straight seams. Notice how the ends of the rows look like ribbons and appear to trail off into (more…)

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  • Summer Quilting Marathon — May 27-31, 2020

    Posted on February 10, 2020 by in

    • Summer Quilting Marathon
      May 27, 2020 - May 31, 2020
      5:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Sister Betty Suther will be your host 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…)

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    The Beauty of Lace: Seeing Truly

    Posted on February 6, 2020 by in

    • Bobbin Lace Retreat
      June 21, 2020 - June 28, 2020
      5:00 pm - 12:00 pm

    Sunday June 21, 2020 – Sunday June 28, 2020 323 E. 5th St., Concordia, Ks Presenters: Ronna Robertson and Sisters Janet Lander, CSJ, and Mary Jo Thummel, CSJ In this week we will allow lace making to nudge us into contemplative space as we create beauty at one with the Divine Artist. We will also (more…)

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  • Christmas with Grandma

    Posted on February 6, 2020 by in

    • Christmas with Grandma
      December 5, 2020
      9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Presenters: Missy Ljungdahl, CSJ, Jean Ann Walton, CSJ, and Mary Jo Thummel, CSJ. Dec. 5,  2020 Grandmas are you looking for some Christmas fun with your grandchildren? Join us at Manna House for simple Christmas activities you and your grandchildren can enjoy together. This will be a day of fun, crafts and activities which you (more…)

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    A Day of Reflection, Prayer and Fellowship for Men

    Posted on February 6, 2020 by in

    • A Day of Reflection, Prayer and Fellowship for Men
      September 12, 2020
      9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Presenter: Father Barry Brinkman Sept. 12, 2020 This offering is a time for Catholic men to rekindle and deepen their relationship with the Lord by learning more about prayer and new methods of praying. This will allow participants to hear more clearly God’s call in their personal life and to seek God’s healing grace which (more…)

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    Retreat: Praying During a Pandemic

    Posted on February 6, 2020 by in

    • Retreat: Praying During a Pandemic
      July 26, 2020 - August 1, 2020
      5:00 pm - 12:00 pm

    July 26 – Aug. 1, 2020 Retreat Director: Dr. Catherine Michaud, CSJ On online retreat via Zoom Opening session: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 26. Daily sessions: 9:30 a.m. Monday-Saturday. This retreat is about living through a pandemic whose ripple effects are seismic — globally, internationally, nationally, locally, humanly, personally, financially, politically, socially, psychologically and spiritually. (more…)

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