Patricia A. Merlo, M.P.M.

Upcoming Workshops and Retreats

Nov. 16  2016 7 PM

Gratitude - Women’s Retreat

St. Lucy’s Womens’ Club St. Clair Shores  MI Contact Darlene: 586-772-0047

Dec. 1 2016  7 PM to Dec. 2 2017  4 PM

Advent Retreat - The Mystery of the Incarnation

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Center Venice  FL 9 AM - 2 PM Contact: 941.486-0233

Feb. 11  2017   
9 AM - Noon

Women’s Retreat

St. Cornelius  Dryden  MI Contact Sandra McConnell 810.796.2926

Apr. 27  2017  
 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Praying with Mary

Manresa Jesuit Retreat and Spirituality Center  Bloomfield Hills  MI 248.644.4933

Nov. 10  2017  7 PM to Noon  Nov. 12 2017

Prepare Your Hearts for Christmas

Mwangaza Retreat Center Nairobi  Kenya  Africa

Dec. 1  2017    7 PM and Dec. 2  2017    4 PM

Saying a Deeper “Yes” to God with the Four Teresas

Lantern Center for Ignatian Spirituality Denver  CO Contact: 303.2981498

 

Prior Workshops and Retreats

 

Sept. 24  2016

Plenary Indulgences and the Year of Mercy

Our Lady of Refuge Parish Orchard Lake  MI 9 AM  - 12 Noon Contact: 248-682--0920

07/05/16

Our Lady of Refuge  Mother of Mercy

Our Lady of Refuge Parish Orchard Lake  MI Contact: 248-682--0920

05/19/16

Joy of the Gospel

Bellarmine Retreat Center Barrington  IL Contact: Mary Strybel at 847.308.6084

03/05/16

Mercy: Encountering God’s Boundless Love

SS. Peter and Paul 6645 Washington North Branch  MI Contact: Gayle at 810.338.1915

02/24/16

Prayer of the Heart

St. Casimir Parish Lansing  MI Contact: Kaye Small 517.482.1346

02/17/16

Intercessory Prayer

St. Casimir Parish Lansing  MI Contact: Kaye Small 517.482.1346

02/14/14

Jubilee Year of Mercy

St. Lucy Parish  St. Clair Shores  MI 10:30 AM - Noon  Contact Karen at: 586.447.4224

02/10/16

Jubilee Year of Mercy

Fox Manor - Waterford  MI 11:30 AM - Noon Contact Sr. Teresita 248.866.5616

12/16/15

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas

Orchard Lake Presbyterian Church Orchard Lake  MI Private Event

Dec. 8-9  2015

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Retreat Center  Venice  FL Contact Denise Riley  941.486.0233

12/01/15

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas

St. Lucy Parish  St. Clair Shores  MI 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  Contact Karen at: 586.447.4224

11/11/15

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas

Manresa Jesuit Retreat House 1390 Quarton Rd. Bloomfield Hills  MI 48304 Contact: Denise Anderson 248.644.4933

Sept. 14  2015

Sharing the  Joy of the Gospel

Epiphany Cathedral  Venice  FL 9:15 AM - 11 AM Repeated 6:30 PM - 8 PM Contact Sr. Frances Lalor  941.485.2325

June 9-10  2015

Prayer of the Heart

Our Lady of Mercy Church  Chicago  IL 6:45 - 8:45 PM Contact: Marjorie H. Mariduena 773-588-1637

05/27/15

Introversion and Extraversion: Insights from MBTI

Countryside Improvement Association of West Bloomfield Township  MI (Private event)

05/16/15

Prayer of the Heart

Church of the Holy Spirit   3700 Harvey Lake Rd Highland  MI  Contact: Carolyn (248-887-2524) or Marcia (248-887-2927)

02/14/15

Prayer of the Heart

St. Mary’s Retreat House 775 W. Drahner Rd. Oxford  MI 10:00 AM - 3:15 PM Contact Sr. Rita at 248-628-3894

02/03/15

Saying a Deeper “Yes” to God with the Four Teresas

St. Williams Catholic Church  Naples  FL 9:15 - 11:15 AM Contact Sr. Christa:         srchrista@stwilliam.org

01/29/15

Roadmap to Forgiveness

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Retreat Center  Venice  FL Contact Denise Riley  941.486.0233

01/28/15

How to Pray for Loved Ones

Epiphany Cathedral  Venice  FL 9:15 AM - 11 AM Repeated 6 PM - 8 PM Contact Sr. Frances Lalor  941.485.2325

Dec. 8-9  2014

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas!

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Retreat Center  Venice  FL Contact Denise Riley  941.486.0233

12/02/14

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas!

St. Lucy Parish  St. Clair Shores  MI 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.  Contact Karen at: 586.447.4224

11/15/14

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas!

Our Lady of Refuge Parish  Orchard Lake  MI.  Mass at 7:30 AM. Presentation 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

11/01/14

Prepare Your Heart for Christmas!

Our Lady of Refuge Parish  Orchard Lake  MI.  7:00 AM - 8:45 AM. Followed by Mass.

10/23/14

Roadmap to Forgiveness

St. Joseph Parish  Lake Orion  MI 6-9 PM. Contact Kathy: khasty@stjosephlakeorion.org

Sept. 16  2014

Loved into Being

Epiphany Cathedral  Venice  FL Contact Sr. Frances Lalor  941.485.2325

06/07/14

Roadmap to Forgiveness

Church of the Holy Spirit  Highland  MI Contact: Chris Hatmaker chatmaker51@gmail.com

05/27/14

How to Pray for Loved Ones

St. Williams Catholic Church  Naples  FL 9:15 - 11:15 AM Contact Sr. Christa: srcoop2@aol.com

05/21/14

Things of the Heart (6.0 contact hours of C.E.U. given)

Southeast Michigan Hospital Chaplains Association (Private) Contact: creolfs@comcast.net (6.0 contact hours of C.E.U. given)

05/05/14

How to Pray for Loved Ones

Our Lady of Refuge Parish  Orchard Lake  MI.  Contact Parish Office:  248.682.0920

03/29/14

Saying “Yes” to God with the Four Teresas

St. Lucy Parish  St. Clair Shores  MI 9 AM to Noon. Contact Karen at:  586.447.4224

02/03/14

How to Pray for Loved Ones

Epiphany Cathedral  Venice  FL 9:15 - 11:00 AM and 6:30 - 8:00 PM Contact Sr. Frances Lalor  941.485.2325

02/01/14

Saying “Yes” to God with the Four Teresas

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Retreat Center  Venice  FL Contact Sr. Carmella 941.486.0233 x3011

12/11/13

Forgiveness: How to Forgive Oneself and Others

Florida Recovery Center  Gainesville  FL. (Private)

11/23/13

Saying “Yes” to God with the Four Teresas

Our Lady of Refuge Parish  Orchard Lake  MI. 9 AM - Noon.  Contact Parish Office: 248.682.0920

10/09/13

Meditation - 11th Step

Florida Recovery Center   Gainesville  FL

2013-05-01

The Four Teresas: How to Love God...

Annual Retreat for Religious Education Directors -- Northern and Western Suburbs  Chicago  IL

Feb-March 2013

Roadmap to Forgiveness Workshop

St. Lucy Parish  St. Clair Shores  MI

2013-02-01

Praying for Our Loved Ones

Men’s and Women’s Fellowship Groups  Our Lady of Refuge Parish  Orchard Lake  MI

2012-10-01

Sitting with Inmates: Reflections on the Power of Forgiveness

Volunteer chaplains  Oakland County Jails  Michigan

2012-10-01

Talking About Forgiveness with Our Patients

Spiritual Care Volunteers  St. John Macomb and Oakland Hospitals

Sept. 2012

Praying with Scriptures: Genesis

God Lessons  Centreville  MI

2012-06-01

How to Forgive When Someone Continues to Hurt You

Chaplains  Oakwood Hospitals  Dearborn  MI

2012-03-01

Roadmap to Forgiveness

Prince of Peace Parish  West Bloomfield  MI

2012-02-01

Learning How to Forgive

St. Paul on the Lake Parish  Grosse Pointe  MI

2012-02-01

Roadmap to Forgiveness

Our Lady of Refuge Parish  Orchard Lake  MI

2012-02-01

Roadmap to Forgiveness

Spring Arbor University  Spring Arbor  MI

2011-10-01

Roadmap to Forgiveness

Visitation North Spirituality Center  Bloomfield Hills  MI

2011-05-01

Spiritual Depression and Forgiveness

Southeast Michigan Healthcare Chaplains Association  St. Paul of the Cross Retreat Center  Livonia  MI

2011-04-01

The Journey through Loss and Grief

Graduate Students  Madonna University  Livonia  MI

2011-04-01

Spiritual Injury and Forgiveness

Chaplains and Spiritual Care Staff  Veterans Administration Hospital  Detroit  MI

2011-03-01

Roadmap to Forgiveness

All Saints Episcopal Church  Pontiac  MI

2011-03-01

Talking About Forgiveness with Our Patients

Chaplain Interns  Spiritual Care and Education Center  Toledo  OH

2010-10-01

Forgiveness: A “Final Task”

Hospice Staff and Volunteers  Three Rivers Hospice  Three Rivers  MI