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  • Volunteers' Choice Awards 5/15 - Save the Date!
    Posted: 3/28/2017
    Let us treat you to a great meal! Our annual celebration dinner is Monday, May 15 from 6-8:30pm at Maggiano's Little Italy in Englewood. Our Volunteers' Choice Awards presentation follows dinner. A cash bar will be available.

    We invite you to bring one guest; additional guests are welcome for $25 per person (the cost of the meal). Please RSVP by Friday, May 5th by email or call us at 303-383-1610.
  • Making Choices spring session continues
    Posted: 3/21/2017
    Volunteer mentors continue to work with 10 incarcerated women in the Making Choices core program and 4 women in the Booster program who are furthering their decision-making skills. They are all hard at work setting goals and identifying what might stand in the way of reaching those goals. We will celebrate their progress at the Making Choices graduation May 1!
  • Making Choices spring session has begun!
    Posted: 2/28/2017
    Our spring session of Making Choices has begun! 10 women incarcerated in Denver Women's Correctional Facility are learning decision making skills through this 10-week program, while 4 more offenders are using Booster classes and mentoring to further the skills they learned through Making Choices last fall. Thank you to all our volunteer mentors and donors who make this program possible!
  • Lenten Retreat led by Dr. Vie - sign up now!
    Posted: 1/30/2017
    The Wisdom Center MPB is hosting a Lenten Retreat called "Love Letters of the Divine" from
    4:30 pm Feb. 28 through lunch Mar. 2, 2017 at the Loretto Spirituality Center in Littleton, CO.

    RETREAT THEME
    Jesus incarnated the reign of God, the way of self-giving Love, bringing reconciliation and healing to all creation, uniting heaven and earth in joyful unity.

    Anointed with the Spirit, we are image-bearers of this Divine Love for all creation. As elders and grandparents, how do we realize this vocation in our journey? What does it mean as we move through our day, embrace our aging, extend care in our families, and reach out to those in poverty-- especially our sister Mother Earth?

    RETREAT DETAILS
    Register & prepay by February 3: $200 (2 nights lodging, meals) /$120 commuters (meals). After February 3, add $40. Retreatants will be in private rooms unless they request to share. Two dinners, two breakfasts and two lunches are included for all.

    Checks must be made out to The Wisdom Center, and mailed to:
    Wisdom Center at MPB
    2250 S. Harrison St.
    Denver, CO 80210
    Click here to register online.
    Partial scholarships available: Call 303-756-3083 x 334
  • Soul Healing Seminar for Dealing with Trauma and Loss
    Posted: 1/17/2017
    We have finalized details for this year's Soul Healing Seminar and Advanced Certificate program! Deepen your ability to companion those who have experienced trauma and loss. This one week intensive and retreat in residence in Colorado Springs, CO, takes place July 17-21, 2017. More details and application here.
  • Jan. 17 - Vie Thorgren talks about Pope Francis' encyclical and climate change
    Posted: 12/19/2016
    On Jan. 17 from 1:30-3:30pm at Iliff School of Theology, Vie Thorgren joins the Rev. David Carlson and Dr. Edward Antonio for a forum discussion on "Religion and Theology in the Public Square: Diverse Perspectives on Earth Stewardship." This event, hosted by the Ethics and Ecological Economics Forum and co-sponsored by Colorado Interfaith Power & Light, is free and open to the public. Dr. Thorgren will examine the impact of Pope Francis' encyclical in fostering earth-honoring policies and practices since its release in May 2015. Light refreshments will be served following the program. For more information visit the Denver Climate Study Group website.
  • 22 women graduated Making Choices
    Posted: 11/23/2016
    On Nov. 14, a total of 22 women graduated from our core, booster and master Making Choices program. We have been honored to journey with them over the past 10 weeks as they learned how to change their lives through the choices they make.
  • Fall 2016 Making Choices graduation nears
    Posted: 11/3/2016
    More than a dozen female offenders are getting ready to graduate from our Making Choices mentoring program at Denver Women's Correctional Facility Nov. 14. Each woman has been working hard in both weekly classes and one-on-one mentoring sessions with our dedicated and highly-trained Making Choices volunteers.

    We are honored to journey alongside these incarcerated women as they learn decision-making skills that can change the course of their lives.
  • Join Our Next Cohort for Spiritual Formation
    Posted: 11/3/2016
    The dates and application for the 2017-2018 cohort of our Formation Program for Spiritual Directors are now available here!
  • Oct. 18 Free Webinar: "Dark Night or Depression?"
    Oct. 18 Free Webinar:

    Posted: 9/29/2016
    Depression or the "Dark Night of the Soul"?

    How are they different?

    How will each manifest in Spiritual Direction?

    What is the Spiritual Director's role?

    Please join us Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016, 2:00-3:30 p.m. MDT for this free Webinar. Space is limited, so register now.

    Presenters: Nancy Black (Psychotherapist and Spiritual Director) and Vie Thorgren (Psychologist, Theologian, Spiritual Director)

    Cost: Free; RSVP required to sdprogram@cfsaw.org by Oct. 11.

    P.S. Also consider filling out this short survey for our Spiritual Direction Program graduates. Thank you!
  • Spiritual Directors: Join Us Oct. 8 for an Ice Cream Social!
    Spiritual Directors: Join Us Oct. 8 for an Ice Cream Social!

    Posted: 9/28/2016
    Please join us at our Ice Cream Social for Spiritual Directors on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 2-4pm at Mile High Ministries (913 N. Wyandot St. Denver CO 80204).

    We'll explore opportunities to connect your training in direction with people who are in need of spiritual care. You'll also have the opportunity to reconnect with fellow spiritual direction classmates and colleagues. Please bring your family!

    Ice cream is by donation and we'll be serving Denver's celebrated Little Man Ice Cream. RSVP if possible to sdunlap@cfsaw.org.

    P.S. Also consider filling out this short survey for our Spiritual Direction Program graduates. Thank you!
  • We're On The Move to Support CFSAW programs!
    Posted: 9/14/2016
    We're On The Move during the month of September! Friends have committed to exercise goals to raise support for the Center for Spirituality at Work. Will you sponsor someone?
  • Fall 2016 Making Choices session in women's prison has begun
    Posted: 9/14/2016
    Twenty-seven mentors have started coaching their incarcerated partners in the Denver Women's Correctional Facility. This ten-week program changes lives, reducing recidivism rate from 53% to just 8% for program graduates.
  • Making Choices Mentor Schedule is Here
    Posted: 8/3/2016
    Making Choices mentor training is coming up Aug. 26-28 at St. Joseph Hospital, while Basic and Update Volunteer Training takes places Aug. 6 at Daniels Fund. Find the full Making Choices mentor fall 2016 schedule here.
  • Get On The Move for CFSAW!
    Get On The Move for CFSAW!

    Posted: 7/15/2016
    All September long, our supporters will be pushing themselves to reach exercise goals while challenging their family and friends to contribute to CFSAW. Join us!

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