Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - Dr. John Hayes HolyListening-WhyCan’tWeHear Each OtherAnymore?
Althoughcareful,attentive,empathiclisteninghasprobablyalwaysbeeninshort supply, undoubtedly in recent years there has been real erosion in our ability to truly hear and understand each other. This failure plays out in our marriages and families, in church communities, and very clearly in politics. Perhaps some ofthereasonwedon’tconnectisthatwehavestoppedlisteningforGod.Lentis the time to realign and strengthen all ourrelationships TheReverendJohnM.Hayes,Ph.D.isapriestoftheEpiscopalDioceseof Maryland.FatherJohnpastorsSt.Luke’sChurchinwestBaltimore,doesspiritualdirectionandteachesspiritualityandpastoraltheologyattheEcumenical InstituteatSt.Mary’sSeminary.Heisalsoapsychologistandpsychoanalystat Sheppard Pratt and in privatepractice. Join us this Tuesday, March 20 to share insights on the importance of listening sothatwecanbebetterequippedtobediscipleswhomeetpeoplewheretheyare in their woundedness and inours. Refreshments are served at 6:30 and the presentation begins at 7pm in the Hall. Bring a friend or familymember!