Invitation to Christian meditation day on Kāpiti Coast

An invitation has been extended to churches in the Wellington region to advertise a community day of reflection for Christian meditators, to be held in Paekakariki on the 24th of March 2018.  Here are the details:

Community Day of Reflection in Paekakariki
Saturday 24 March 2018
82 The Parade (corner of The Parade and Ocean Road),

From 9:30am – cold and hot drinks available
10:00 am introductions

Meditation periods following segments of Laurence Freeman’s 2017 talks.

Father Laurence is the Director of the World Community for Christian Meditation. He says, “In meditation, we experience ourselves as ‘one undivided person’ with the Risen Christ, and open ourselves to God’s grace enriching us and expanding us to our fullest humanity.” CDs of his 2017 talks given in Australia will be available.

  • Silent times for walking, reading, lunching, beach-gazing
  • Shared afternoon tea
  • Panel for Q & A
  • Final meditation
  • Farewells by 2:30 pm

Transport: there is parking along The Parade. Any help wanted with transport please contact Linda Polaschek by email:

Food: your own packed lunch, a few items to share eg fruit, plain or savoury biscuits

Koha: we suggest $10 to help defray WCCM expenses

Further dates to note:

  • 15-17 June, silent weekend retreat;
  • Sat 27 Oct, 10-3.

For more information, contact Elspeth Preddey, Wellington region coordinator for Christian Meditation

Tel 04 472 3369, Mobile 027 472 3369