group retreats

Peace Tree at the Confluence of Soul and Life

Peace Tree at the Confluence of Soul and Life

Spiritual rootedness offers stability, so we can stand in the confluence of life and Spirit that transforms us – sometimes gently, sometimes quite suddenly. Support Peace Tree on May 1 for Gift STL Day!

Setting the Story Free: A Day to Write

Setting the Story Free: A Day to Write

“Stories heal us because we become whole through them. In the process of writing, of discovering our story, we restore those parts of ourselves that have been scattered, hidden, suppressed, denied, distorted, forbidden, and we come to understand that stories heal. “ writer Deena Metsger […]

The Body’s Wisdom Way: a one-day retreat

The Body’s Wisdom Way: a one-day retreat

Tap into vision and create intention for 2019 by tuning into and honoring your embodied intelligence learn embodied ways to pray receive guidance on feeling the body’s needs and tuning into the body’s ever-available wisdom learn how to regularly tune into this body wisdom create […]

Tending the Soul in Challenging Times

Tending the Soul in Challenging Times

SOLD OUT Please email director@peacetreecenter.org to be added to the wait list. Whether we’re struggling to maintain our balance in response to the challenges of current events, or walking thru a tangle in our personal lives, or both, we all need to find ways to […]

Songs, Stories, and Poetry from the Celtic World: an autumn concert and retreat

Songs, Stories, and Poetry from the Celtic World: an autumn concert and retreat

We are thrilled to bring Stefan Andre Waligur and all his talents to Peace Tree Spirituality Center! Stefan Andre Waligur is also known as Macushla, an Irish term of endearment meaning “heartbeat of the beloved”. Living in Ireland, Stefan is a contemplative, and a musician/composer. He is also a retreat […]

My Relationship to Religion?… It’s Complicated

My Relationship to Religion?… It’s Complicated

NOTE: This program was moved to Saturday, September 22. Like any relationship, our relationship to our religious heritage is a mix of grace and challenge.  As we mature we sort out how our religion will continue to live in us.  Some of us remain within […]

Retreat for White Christians Wrestling with Racism in their Tradition

Retreat for White Christians Wrestling with Racism in their Tradition

Saturday, August 11 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Cost: Sliding Scale $30-50, pay what you can  Register on Eventbrite This day long retreat* is created for white Christians to learn about the intersecting structures of white supremacy and colonialism within Christian history and wrestle with […]

Early Registration Special for Finding Your Muse: An abstract painting retreat

Early Registration Special for Finding Your Muse: An abstract painting retreat

“Your work is to discover your work – and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.” Buddha In this weekend retreat we will explore the idea that the “Muse finds you working.” Developing a series of small abstract paintings on paper, we […]

Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change…

Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change…

Acceptance can be a challenge both within and without. Let Lisa von Stamwitz guide you through story and reflection. In this afternoon retreat, learn meditation tools that invite self acceptance and move toward gentle transformation. Saturday, April 14 1:00-4:30 p.m. $30 LISA VON STAMWITZ Lisa […]

An Afternoon Walking the Spiritual Path of Yoga

An Afternoon Walking the Spiritual Path of Yoga

On the Path of Yoga What does it mean to have a yoga practice? Is it a path to physical fitness? Stress reduction? If we look at seminal texts on yoga, we see that yoga is a comprehensive spiritual path. The path of yoga leads […]