17th Annual Summer Leadership Conference July 9-11, 2018

Please join us for the 17th Annual Summer Leadership Conference …
Serenity: A Gift of Sobriety
Monday, July 9, 3 pm – Wednesday, July 11, 12 noon
Somerset Inn, Troy, Michigan

PLEASE JOIN US FOR SERENITY: A GIFT OF SOBRIETY
Recovery invites clergy, religious brothers and seminarians living with addictive disorders to experience personal and vocational fulfillment marked by the serenity that comes with sobriety. This conference explores some of the unique challenges and graced opportunities ordained and vowed religious encounter on the journey to sobriety and serenity.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The conference is designed for Church leaders who are responsible for the formation and care of clergy and men religious. This includes Bishops, Provincials, Superiors, Chancellors, Vicars for Clergy, Canon Lawyers, Vicar Generals, Vocation Directors, Seminary Personnel, Directors of Clergy Personnel and Healthcare Coordinators. All are welcome! The conference is a valuable opportunity to learn about addiction and recovery, to gain resources, and to receive an overview of intervention services and treatment programs offered by Guest House

 

17th Annual Summer Leadership Conference Event Details & Registration

INCLUDED IN REGISTRATION FEE
The full conference registration fee includes all presentations, two nights lodging at the Somerset Inn (July 9 and July 10), meals beginning with dinner Monday night, July 9, and Guest House shuttle transportation to and from the two major airports.
FULL REGISTRATION-EARLY BIRD RATE (BEFORE MAY 1)
Registration fee includes presentations, meals and two nights lodging-July 9 & 10, 2018……………………..$369
FULL REGISTRATION (AFTER MAY 1)
Registration fee includes presentations, meals and two nights lodging-July 9 & 10, 2018………..…………….$399
COMMUTER-EARLY BIRD RATE (BEFORE MAY 1)
Registration fee includes all presentation and five meals …..……….……………………………………………………$199
COMMUTER (AFTER MAY 1)
Registration fee includes all presentation and five meals …..……….……………………………………………………$225
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT – Register before May 1 and receive a $30 discount.

REGISTER NOW!

CANCELLATION & REFUNDS
A refund of fees paid less $75 will be made if cancellation is received before July 2, 2018. After July 2, no refunds can be made.

RESERVATION DEADLINE
To ensure lodging, registration must be received by June 15. After June 15, 2018, all remaining rooms will be released back to the hotel. Should you wish to arrive early or to extend your stay, contact Colleen Richards, 248-393-8994, for room rate and availability.

SCHEDULE (additional details found in brochure)
Monday, July 9, 2018
3:00-5:00 Registration
5:00-5:30 Welcome & Introductions
5:30-6:45 Opening Prayer & Blessing Followed by Dinner
6:45-7:45 Reflections of a Guest House Alumnus: Reverend Mark Stelzer, Guest House Education Director
8:00-8:30 Q & A / Open DIscussion
8:30 Night Prayer
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
7:00-8:00 Open 12-Step Meeting
8:00-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:15 Announcements Followed by Morning Prayer
9:15-10:30 Keynote Address: Reverend Ralph O’Donnell, Jesus Himself Drew Near and Walked With Them: Accompaniment and Serenity
10:45-12:00 Keynote Address: Reverend Anthony Ciorra, IVD, Gratitude: The Path to Lifelong Sobriety
12:00-1:15 Lunch
1:15-3:00 Keynote Address: Reverend Kenneth Schmidt, Addiction and Trauma
3:30 Shuttle Buses Leave for Program at Guest House, Mass, Dinner and Campus Tour
7:15 Shuttle Buses Return to Hotel
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
7:30-8:30 Breakfast
8:30-8:45 Announcements Followed by Morning Prayer
8:45-9:45 Keynote Address: Reverend Bill Stenzel, Addiction and Codependency
10.00-11:00 Keynote Address: Sister Elaine Dombi, SSJ, Addiction and Spirituality: From Despair to Hope
11:15-12:00 Closing Liturgy
12:00 Lunch

CLICK HERE FOR CONFERENCE BROCHURE!


Event Details Summary

Start: Monday, July 9 @ 3:00 pm
End: Wednesday, July 11 @ 12:00 pm
Organizer: Colleen Richards, 800-626-6910, crichards@guesthouse.org
Venue:
Somerset Inn
2601 W. Big Beaver Road
Troy, MI 48084 United States+ Google Map
248-643-7800