Couples dinner at St. Benedict

SCHUYLER -- St. Benedict Center will host a Valentine’s Day dinner at 5 p.m. Feb. 11.

Married couples are invited for Mass at the chapel followed at 6 p.m. by a four-course Valentine’s Day dinner prepared by Mark and Patty Bosh.

Advanced reservations and prepayment are required. Cost is $55 per couple through Jan. 28, and $60 per couple for reservations made after that date.

For more information, call 402-352-8819 or visit

St. Benedict hosting retreats

SCHUYLER -- Walking the Lenten Journey with Scripture and Benedictine Values is a one-day retreat scheduled for Feb. 3 with Brother Tobias Dammert.

This day will include shared lectio divina with selected Scripture passages, time for silent reflection and exploration of Benedictine values regarding the observance of Lent, God’s mercy, the community of brothers and sisters, silence and celebration. Program fee is $30. Lunch is available at the center for $10.50.

Explorations in Creative Praying is a one-day retreat scheduled for Feb. 17 with Glenda Dietrich Moore. This day will awaken and celebrate the creative process in participants’ lives through a variety of prayer forms, Scripture, reflection and hands-on expression with art materials. Very simple art materials (paint, collage and clay) will be used. No previous art experience is necessary. Program fee is $40, which includes materials. Lunch is available at the center for $10.50.

A Taste of Contemplative Prayer, scheduled for Feb. 23-25, is a retreat with Father Thomas Leitner. This retreat, involving breath practice, is for beginners on the contemplative journey.

For more information or to register for these events, call 402-352-8819 or visit

DNA program in Stromsburg

STROMSBURG -- “Free At Last," a DNA realignment school with Steven and Jill Young from Austin, will be held Feb. 16-17 at Living Word Church Int’l., 120 E. Third St., in Stromsburg.

Have you seen negative patterns or behaviors in your life that you have also seen in your parents and grandparents and in your children and grandchildren? Those things can be connected to bloodline issues and generational curses that can be removed so it doesn't continue into future generations. Learn how to remove those things that are hindering you from walking in your destiny and move in a supernatural lifestyle of freedom.

Preregistration is required. For more information, visit or contact Mary at


Load comments