Katherine House FCJ Salford

A Christian Conference and Retreat Centre

Mindfulness and Christianity Day 

Saturday, 17 March 2018 | 10:30am – 4:00pm

The day will - 
Introduce the concept of mindfulness
Suggest why mindfulness is essential for Christians
Look at 'Mindfulness and Meditation’ in the Christian tradition
Look at 'Mindful' examples of Scripture 
Examine your current ways of living and help you find strategies to combat stress
Outline Mindful practices for Christian Living
Offer practical 'tools' to live a more Mindful life
Show you that Meditation is for everyone .. Try it and see! 
Signpost you to further resources to become Mindful and Christian

Karen Openshaw runs a successful consultancy which offers coaching for leaders, 'The Listening Service' and introduction to mindfulness workshops. She qualified in person centred counselling in the 90's and went on to gain post graduate qualifications in chaplaincy and in Mentoring & Personal support. She has been Chaplain at the University of Bolton where she developed and co-ordinated the delivery of two successful interfaith courses for chaplains. She went on to be Chaplain and Church Leader at Oasis Academy at Media City UK. She meditates and practices mindfulness which she believes complements her practice as a Christian Woman living in the busyness of 21st Century Britain. A former trustee for the Sophia Network. She is also on the board of trustees for Fresh Expressions.