St. Clare Silent Retreats is a proram of monthly half-day silent retreats on the First Friday of each month at St. Columba Episcopal Conference & Retreat Center. 4577 Billy Maher Road, Memphis, Tennessee 38135. Attendees gather at 8:30 a.m. for welcome and breakfast snack. At 9:00 am The Venerable Deacon Mimsy Jones, of the Diocese of West Tennessee, (or guest facilitator) leads the group in Holy Eucharist which is followed by silence until 11:45 am when it is followed by moments of reflection and lunch. The Episcopal Bookshop from St. Mary's Cathedral offers books and gifts for silent sale, and attendees are encouraged to read, knit, draw, journal or do whatever helps them enjoy this period of silence and communication with God.
Cost is $25, cash or check, payable at the door. Reservations are required, preferably by the preceding Monday, to //
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