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  • Clinical Pastoral Education Opportunities Available in Illinois and Wisconsin

    Cindy Novak

    Interested in enhancing your pastoral skills, discerning a vocational change, or meeting seminary, ordination and/or board-certified chaplaincy requirements? Advocate Aurora Health offers Clinical Pastoral Education programs in and between Green Bay, Wisconsin and Bloomington, Illinois in a range of contexts from inner city medical centers to rural community hospitals. Learn more. Opportunities at Advocate Illinois Masonic Read More

  • Volunteer, learn and play through The Forest Preserves of Cook County

    Cindy Novak

    The Forest Preserves of Cook County offers numerous volunteer, educational and recreational opportunities: Volunteer opportunities Experience the transition from fall to winter. Consider volunteering in the Forest Preserves of Cook County. There are opportunities throughout the county for people of all ages and experience levels.  See the details. Nov. 12, 5:30-7:00 p.m.: Camping 101 for Read More

  • How Play in Nature Feeds Our Spirits and Improves Health

    Kirsten Peachey

    How Play in Nature Feeds our Spirits and Improves Health by Jessica Palys French Jesuit and scientist Pierre Tielhard de Chardin once said, “Joy is the infallible sign of the presence of God.” But busy lives and faithful devotion tend towards seriousness and stress rather than the playfulness that opens us up to easy laughter Read More

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