Upcoming Programs

Chair Yoga – Wednesdays 10:30-11:30

With Russel McNeil

Open Dates
Oak Room
Every Wednesday morning from 10:30-11:30 AM. Drop in's are welcome! Located in the Oak Room (unless otherwise posted). By Donation.

Kundalini Yoga and Meditation (February)

With Jay Suttonbrown

February 4, 2023
Shepherd Hall at Bethlehem Centre
Kundalini Yoga is an uplifting blend of spiritual and physical practices that incorporates movement, dynamic breathing techniques, meditation, and mantra. Please bring a yoga mat, supports for a meditative seat, layers for comfort, and a sealable beverage container.
Singing Seagulla

Contemporary Ecstatic Chanting (February)

With Leah Hokanson

February 12, 2023
in the Chapel at Bethlehem Centre
Are you looking for a fun, safe, soul-filled, and spiritually uplifting community singing experience that's open to all? Are you wanting to open your heart in joyous song with others? Join Leah Hokanson for Contemporary Ecstatic Chanting.

Mindfulness in Medicine — A Meditation Retreat for Health Professionals

With Dr. Mark Sherman

February 23 - March 5, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
Deepen your experience and practice of mindfulness and meditation amidst the beauty and quietude of Vancouver Island. Hosted by Dr. Mark Sherman.

Kundalini Yoga and Meditation (March)

With Jay Suttonbrown

March 4, 2023
Shepherd Hall at Bethlehem Centre
Kundalini Yoga is an uplifting blend of spiritual and physical practices that incorporates movement, dynamic breathing techniques, meditation, and mantra. Please bring a yoga mat, supports for a meditative seat, layers for comfort, and a sealable beverage container.
Men's Group

Spring Men’s Retreat – Being Christian in Turbulent Times

With Glenn Inglis

March 10 - 12, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
This retreat is for men seeking deeper spiritual awareness and clarity regarding issues affecting their daily lives. This retreat will explore Christianity in these turbulent times.
Group of Singers

Contemporary Ecstatic Chanting (March)

With Leah Hokanson

March 12, 2023
in the Chapel at Bethlehem Centre
Are you looking for a fun, safe, soul-filled, and spiritually uplifting community singing experience that's open to all? Are you wanting to open your heart in joyous song with others? Join Leah Hokanson for Contemporary Ecstatic Chanting.
2 seagulls singing

The Sound, Belonging & Wholeness Weekend Retreat

With Leah Hokanson and Lynette Jackson

March 17 - 19, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
There is a voice, a call, that is both Universal and deeply personal. Sound, Belonging & Wholeness is about learning to listen to that voice." - Leah Hokanson and Lynette Jackson
Clouds, hearts and blue sky

Mindful Self-Compassion Five Day Intensive

With Victoria Pawlowski M.Ed., R.C.C. and Dr. Kristy Williams MD

March 26 - 31, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
We invite you to join us for the last week of March in 2023 for a residential retreat to feed mind, body, and soul.   Take this opportunity to take a deep dive into Mindfulness and Self-Compassion practice and learn to care for yourself in a deep and sustainable way.
Outdoor Yoga Retreatants

Kundalini Yoga and Meditation (April)

With Jay Suttonbrown

April 1, 2023
Shepherd Hall at Bethlehem Centre
Kundalini Yoga is an uplifting blend of spiritual and physical practices that incorporates movement, dynamic breathing techniques, meditation, and mantra. Please bring a yoga mat, supports for a meditative seat, layers for comfort, and a sealable beverage container.
Jay and Emotional release

Beyond Anxiety and Anger (Emotional Insight) (6-9)

With Jay Suttonbrown

April 1 - May 9, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
Do you feel lost in sensations of stress, anger, irritation, anxiety, fear and struggle? Do you desire to be able to understand and navigate your emotional landscape? Do you feel hopeless in the face of difficult feelings?
Group of Singers

Contemporary Ecstatic Chanting (April)

With Leah Hokanson

April 9, 2023
in the Chapel at Bethlehem Centre
Are you looking for a fun, safe, soul-filled, and spiritually uplifting community singing experience that's open to all? Are you wanting to open your heart in joyous song with others? Join Leah Hokanson for Contemporary Ecstatic Chanting.
Sunset in Nanaimo Harbour

Hearts on Fire Ignatian Retreat Spring 2023

With Catherine M. Kelly, M.Div.

April 28 - 30, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
This Easter Season weekend retreat will explore the wisdom of Ignatius of Loyola and engage some of the essential prayer methods he popularized in the Spiritual Exercises.
Sun through trees

Spring Silent Retreat 2023

With Murray Groom and Nan Goodship

May 4 - 7, 2023
Bethlehem Centre
Come away to the peace and quiet of Bethlehem Centre, where you will be immersed in a rich pool of intentional silence. With a community of like-minded seekers and supported by the able guidance of Nan Goodship and Murray Groom.

Kundalini Yoga and Meditation (May)

With Jay Suttonbrown

May 6, 2023
Shepherd Hall at Bethlehem Centre
Kundalini Yoga is an uplifting blend of spiritual and physical practices that incorporates movement, dynamic breathing techniques, meditation, and mantra. Please bring a yoga mat, supports for a meditative seat, layers for comfort, and a sealable beverage container.