The Beauty of Friendship

The Beauty of Friendship: An Evening Honoring Sara Speer Selber, Becky and Dora Cisneros and Their Love for Celebration Company October 16, 2014 Christ Church Cathedral, Reynolds Hall 7:00-9:00pm The evening will honor three Houston women whose friendship tells an inspirational, encouraging story of transformation. Brigid’s Place will honor the power of friendship that unites our spirits in a divine way. Hear Sara's story of meeting Becky for the first time during the Celebration Company's

Compassion Cultivation Training

Compassion Cultivation Training Tuesdays 6:45pm-8:45pm October 6 – November 24, 2015 Christ Church Cathedral, 1117 Texas Ave Train your mind to choose compassionate thoughts and actions. Develop skills to relate to others- and yourself. Instructor: Rev. Betty C. Adam, PhD Compassion Cultivation Training (CCT) is an eight-week program designed to develop the qualities of compassion and kindness for oneself and for others. CCT integrates traditional contemplative practices with contemporary psychology and scientific research on compassion. Strength

Soul Collage with Deborah Lindeen

Soul Collage with Deborah Lindeen, October 3 2:00-5:00pm at Christ Church Cathedral, Sanders Hall 1117 Texas Ave. Houston, TX 77002 Presented by Brigid's Place, register below What is SoulCollage®?  Developed by Seena Frost, SoulCollage® is a process of accessing your intuition and creating a deck of amazing cards with deep personal meaning.  These cards, coming from your own psyche, have the ability to transform your life as you allow them to

The Many Faces of Mary Magdalene

July 2015  In July 2015 Brigid's Place will host a monumental, first-ever national month-long festival to reshape the legacy of Mary Magdalene. The Many Faces of Mary Magdalene invites all people to celebrate and re-imagine the beloved disciple of Jesus, the one who received the first revelation of his resurrection from the dead. Through art, scholarship, spiritual practices, and dynamic teaching about Mary Magdalene, a new vision of the Magdalene will

Re-IMAGE-ING MARY MAGDALENE ART SHOW

This July Brigid's Place welcomes artists from around the world to Re-IMAGE Mary Magdalene and create original works of art that portray the woman who was a beloved friend to Jesus, and a woman capable of turning "hearts toward the good." For too many centuries the story of Mary Magdalene has been incorrectly told, painting her as a penitent sinner. The landmark show is part of Brigid's Place's month-long The Many

Easter in Memory of Her

Easter in Memory of Her Holy Saturday Christ Church Cathedral April 4, 2015 4pm Celebrating Women's Voices at the Cross Imagine the thoughts and prayers of Mary the Mother and Mary Magdalene as they remember their times with Jesus. This original script celebrates and remembers the women who followed Jesus  to Jerusalem and stood beside him, enduring the sorrow of the cross. Starring the  Houston Chamber Choir  "An Innovative Musical Performance"

AWAKENING YOUR INNER WISDOM – PART TWO

Inner Wisdom Breakfast Series Focuses on Retraining Our Brains Counselor Deborah Lindeen on Developing a Positivity Bias Her presentation included tips for overcoming our inclination—lingering from prehistoric times toward seeking out threats (negativity) in our environment. These are her suggestions for exchanging your negative thought patterns for a positive bias: 1. Your brain needs about 10 seconds for an experience to “sink in” and become part of your memory banks. When having

Our Beautiful Table

Our Beautiful Table  Jan 17, Feb 20, Mar 26, Apr 16 7pm Brigid's Place invites you to come to our table! We want to get to know you, share dinner together and do what women do best, talk! These evenings will be a series of home hosted dinners designed to create fellowship, community, and conversations around faith, family, joy, and all the things that matter in our lives!  These nights are

Our Beautiful Table: An Evening with Monica Pope

An Evening with Monica Pope, August 27 3701 Travis at Alabama Houston, Texas 77002 6pm-9pm $150 per person Monica Pope, Celebrity Chef and author of "Eat Where Your Food Lives" Cook Dine Connect Chef Monica will share with us her message of health and sustainability, while teaching us to prepare food chosen from local farmers. Special Guest Abbie Preston will share her pottery to make your table and dining experience uniquely

Her Story is Our Story

Her Story is Our Story  #iammarymagdalene June 23, 2014 7pm-9pm  2952 Lazy Lane Blvd.  Houston, Texas 77019 Brigid's Place invites you to an evening of sharing our stories. This will be an evening full of prose, photography, music, wonder, delight, depth, truth, love, and the story of Mary Magdalene. We are all a part of Mary Magdalene's story and because this is true we can all share our own stories together.